Absolute Machine Tools, Inc. - Headquarters

7420 Industrial Pkwy.
Lorain, OH 44053 US

Company Profile

Since 1988, Absolute Machine Tools, Inc. provides advanced metalworking solutions and comprehensive services for production machining, mold / die machining, high speed machining, Swiss turning, gun drilling and wire EDM.  

Our Partners Include:

  • Johnford - Heavy-duty CNC Lathes & Machining Centers
  • You Ji - High Precision VTLs & HMCs
  • Tongtai - High Precision, Mass Production, Automated Lathes and Machining Centers
  • Nexturn  - Swiss Lathes
  • Precihole  - Deep Hole Drilling / Gun Drilling
  • AccuteX - Wire EDM, Die Sinker, and Small Hole EDM

Benefit from our highly trained applications engineering support and service department:

  • Preventive Maintenance Programs
  • Comprehensive Training
  • ISO Certified Inspection Reports
  • Thermal Compensation Mapping
  • Servo Turning and Backlash Reports
  • Machine Squaring and Leveling
  • Accuracy Maps

 

As Seen In Modern Machine Shop

You Ji VTL-1200ATC+C from Absolute Machine Tools

Heavy-Duty VTL Offers Precision for Large Workpieces
The You Ji VTL-1200ATC+C vertical turning lathe, distributed by Absolute Machine Tools, features a 49" table and 63" swing with a full C axis and live milling for large workpieces.

Sized and shaped to look like a real-world machine from the front, this virtual display showcases the advantages of twin, horizontally mounted, five-axis spindles capable of processing parts independently.

Absolute Marks 30 Years of Machining Evolution
Examples of process and setup consolidation include demos on twin-spindle five-axis machines and multi-slide CNC screw machines.

Nexturn SA-20B Absolute Machine Tools

Swiss-Type Lathe Features Up to Seven Axes
The Nexturn SA-20B Swiss-type lathe, distributed by Absolute Machine Tools, is a 20-mm machine with a rotary synchronous guide bushing.

Nexturn SA-32PYII

Swiss-Type Lathe Enables Easier Guide Bushing Change-Over
IMTS 2018: Absolute Machine Tools is displaying Nexturn’s SA-32PYII Swiss-type lathe, a 32-mm machine with an exchangeable rotary synchronous guide bushing.

Lico LNDD

Screw Machine, Turn-Mill Accommodate Variety of Workpieces
IMTS 2018: Absolute Machine Tools is displaying Lico’s LNTS-42S-S4 CNC screw machine and LNDD-series milling/turning centers. 

Absolute Machine Tools will display AccuteX's AL-600SA CNC Wire EDM moving-table model at IMTS 2018.

EDM Model Promotes Accuracy, Repeatability
IMTS 2018: AccuteX’s AL-600SA CNC Wire EDM moving-table model, displayed in Absolute Machine Tools’ booth, has six-axis processing capability, a PCD cutting circuit and linear shaft motors that contribute to improved positioning and speed.

Absolute Machine Tools will display its Johnford DMC LH series of table bridge mills at IMTS 2018.

Bridge Mills Machine Massive Parts
IMTS 2018: Available from Absolute Machine Tools, the Johnford DMC LH series of double-column, moving-table bridge mills are designed for the largest machined parts. 

Absolute Machine Tools will display Tongtai's SH-5000P HMC at IMTS 2018.

HMC Built for Mass Production
IMTS 2018: The SH-5000P HMC from Tongtai, displayed in the booth of Absolute Machine Tools, is designed for high part volumes and offers a smaller footprint than the previous model.

the garage where Absolute Machine Tools was founded and the technical center in Ohio

Manufacturing News of Note: April 2018
Absolute Machine Tools turns 30, a new manufacturing cybersecurity hub in the works and other industry news.

The garage where Absolute Machine Tools was founded and one of its current buildings

Absolute Machine Tools Celebrates 30th Anniversary
The company, which Steve Ortner and Hayden Wellman founded in a garage in 1988, now sells and supports a range of machine tools and offers engineering solutions.

Quicktech S-32 ATM

Multi-Spindle Machine Simultaneously Mills, Turns in Nine Axes
Absolute Machine Tools offers Quicktech’s high-precision S-32 ATM nine-axis, twin-spindle milling and turning center.

Absolute Machine Tools drilling EDM

Drilling EDMs Provide Stability for Smooth Machining
Absolute Machine Tools has introduced the Yougar YGS CNC Moving Head and YGS ZNC Manual series of drilling EDMs.

Absolute Machine Tools Quicktech T8 Hybrid

Twin-Spindle Mill/Turn Machines Complex Parts Complete
The T8 Hybrid nine-axis twin spindle mill/turn center from Quicktech combines a three-axis power turret and a 360-degree B axis with a subspindle that features a four-axis gang slide.

Absolute Machine Tool Quicktech i-60

Production Turning Centers Perform Complex Milling
Absolute Machine Tools is now the exclusive North American distributor of the Quicktech line of CNC turning centers including the i-42 Ultimate and i-60 Ultimate high-production turning machines.

Catch Up on PMTS 2017’s Live Demonstrations with This Video Playlist
Covering workholding, Swiss-type turning, multitasking machines and more, the seven talks in the YouTube playlist are a good recap of the latest in production machining technology.

David Grega

Absolute Machine Tools Hires COO
David Grega will oversee the company’s Midwest U.S. technical centers.

Screw Machine Has Four Cross Slides
PMTS 2017: Absolute Machine Tools will demonstrate one of Lico's LNTS line of multi-slide screw machines featuring a 42-mm spindle with four cross slides, an eight-position backworking electric turret and the ability to overlap as many as five tools at one time.

You Ji DSM

Twin Milling Heads Enable Two-, Four-, Six-Sided Machining
The You Ji DSM series of heavy-duty duplex milling machines, available from Absolute Machine tools, is engineered specifically for two-, four- or six-sided production squaring and chamfering of square and rectangular workpieces.

Absolute Machine Tools Acquires Longtime Distributor
Machine Tool Technology-21 Inc. adds several machine tool sales and application specialists to Absolute’s Elgin, Illinois, Technical Center.

Absolute Machine Tools You Ji YV-600E2T

April 2016 Product Spotlight Slideshow: Turning
This month’s Modern Equipment Review Spotlight focuses on machines for turning parts.

Product Categories of Absolute Machine Tools, Inc. - Headquarters

Additive Manufacturing Machines—Directed Energy Depostion
All Other Workpiece Handling, Loading and Feeding Equipment not specified
Automated System & Cells for Assembly & Test
Automated System & Cells for Material Forming & Fabricating
Automated System & Cells for Material Joining
Automated System & Cells for Material Removal
Bar Feed Mechanisms
Boring Machines
Broaching Machines, Continuous
Broaching Machines, Horizontal
Broaching Machines, Internal
Broaching Machines, Vertical
Burnishing Tools (Roller)
Burnishing, Honing & Lapping Tools
Centrifugal Barrel & Disc Finishing Machines
Chamfering Tools
Chillers
CNC Multi-Spindle Screw Machines - New Equipment
CNC Multi-Spindle Screw Machines - Used Equipment
CNC Single-Spindle Screw Machines - New Equipment
CNC Single-Spindle Screw Machines - Used Equipment
CNC Swiss Screw Machines - New Equipment
CNC Swiss Screw Machines - Used Equipment
Communications Networks & Data Transmission Equipment
Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Software (Sold Independent of Hardware)
Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Units
Coolant Delivery Systems
Coolant Reclamation Equipment
Coolants, Cutting Fluids & Oils
Deburring Equipment
Deburring Machines
Die Handling Equipment
Diecutting Machines
Direct or Distributive Numerical Control (DNC) Systems
Drilling & Tapping Machines, CNC
Drilling Machines, Bench & Column
Drilling Machines, Deep Hole (Gundrilling)
Drilling Machines, Multi-Spindle
Drilling Machines, Radial Arm
Dust Collectors & Air Filtration
EDM Filtration Equipment & Supplies
EDM Tooling
EDM, Ram Type (Die-Sinking) CNC
EDM, Ram Type (Die-Sinking) Manual
EDM, Small Hole
EDM, Wire Type
Electrode Materials, EDM Wire, & Supplies
Encoders/Resolvers
Foundry Equipment
Gantry Loaders
Gear Cutting Tools
Gundrills
Honing & Lapping Tools
Honing Machines, Horizontal Spindle
Honing Machines, Multiple Spindles
Honing Machines, Vertical Spindle
Horizontal Machining Centers, Five-Axis
Horizontal Machining Centers, Up to Four-Axis
Hybrid Additive-Manufacturing Machines
Indexers & Rotary Tables
Jig Boring Machines
Lapping Machines, External Cylindrical
Lapping Machines, Flat Surface/Special Purpose
Laser Accessories & Supplies
Laser Cutting Systems
Laser Marking Systems
Lasers, CO2
Lasers, Nd: YAG, Continuous Wave
Lasers, Nd: YAG, Pulsed
Lathes, Cut-Off
Lathes, Manual
Leasing & Financing Services
Machining Cells & FMS
Machining Flex Lines
Maintenance & Repair
Milling Machines, Bed-Type
Milling Machines, Graphite
Milling Machines, Knee & Column, Non-ATC
Milling Machines, Planer, Gantry & Bridge Type
Milling Machines, Universal
Nano & Micro Machining Equipment
Non-Servo Electric Motors (Including Spindles, Drive Units & Power Feeds)
Pallet Changers - Automatic
Pallet Changers/Shuttles and Programmable Transfer Devices
Plasma-Arc/Plasma Cutting Machines
Press Automation Devices
Pumps, Coolant
Retrofitting, Rebuilding, Remanufacturing Services
Robot Controllers
Robot Tooling/Grippers
Robots, Industrial
Software, Engineering Analysis & Simulation
Software, NC Program Optimization
Software, NC Verification
Software, Other Manufacturing
Software, Post Processors, Stand-Alone (Sold Independent of CAM System)
Spindles
Super (Micro) Finishing Machines
Threading & Cut-Off Machines, Pipe & Bar
Tool Condition Monitoring Systems
Training of All Types, Including Audiovisual/Internet
Transfer Machines, Dial Index
Transfer Machines, In-Line
Transfer Machines, Rotary
Transfer Machines, Shuttle-Type
Transfer Machines, Trunnion
Turn/Mill Machines, CNC
Turning Centers, Horizontal, CNC
Turning Centers, Inverted Vertical, CNC
Turning Centers, Twin-Spindle/Multi-Turret
Turning Centers, Vertical, CNC
Ultrasonic Machining Equipment
Universal Machining Centers
Vertical Machining Centers, Five-Axis
Vertical Machining Centers, Up to Four-Axis
Vision Systems

Trade Names

AccuteX EDM
Johnford
Nexturn
Precihole
Tongtai
You Ji