Romi's D-Series VMCs Feature Big-Bore, 40-Taper Spindles

Romi’s D series of vertical machining centers is designed for productivity, robustness and precision. 


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Romi D 1000

In the USA, Romi offers three D series VMC models: the D 800, the D 1000, and the D 1250. All three are equipped with big-bore, 40-taper direct-drive spindles with speeds of 10,000 or 15,000 rpm. Direct drive is low maintenance and improves accuracy and repeatability, while the big-bore 40-taper increases stiffness and allows increased depth of cut during machining, the company says.

The D 800, D 1000 and D1250 provide maximum machining volumes of 31" × 24" × 25", 40" × 24" × 25," and 50" × 24" × 25", respectively. Linear roller guides on all three models facilitate feed rates ranging to 1,575 ipm.

Each model is equipped with a FANUC 0i-MF i-HMI CNC with 15” touchscreen; sensors for thermal compensation; and a 30-tool automatic vertical toolchanger.


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