MIDACO Corporation

2000 E Touhy Avenue

Elk Grove Village , IL 60007 US


As Seen In Modern Machine Shop

Midaco Pallet and Trunnion Add Horizontal Capability to VMCs

Midaco Pallet and Trunnion Add Horizontal Capability to VMCs
Midaco says its trunnion-equipped pallet system allows vertical machining centers to machine multiple part sides without requiring cable management.

Machining a part in an HMC

New Horizons with a New Horizontal Machining Center
A sudden surge in orders for a part used in COVID diagnostic equipment forced CBM Industries to quickly adapt to its first horizontal machining center, including the challenges of fixturing and lights-out machining.

Midaco Hydraulic Docking System Requires No Hoses

Midaco Hydraulic Docking System Requires No Hoses
Midaco has updated its automatic pallet changer system with a simple-to-use hydraulic docking system that requires no hose management.

Midaco’s Automatic Pallet Changers Increase CNC Machine Efficiency

Midaco’s Automatic Pallet Changers Increase CNC Machine Efficiency
IMTS Spark: New automatic pallet changers from Midaco aim to increase CNC machine efficiency and overall productivity by eliminating spindle downtime and easing demands on the operator’s time.

Midaco Appoints VP of Sales
Mike Munao started with Midaco as a machinist 28 years ago. 

Midaco's A4020SD pallet changer

Mid-Size APC Well-Suited to VMCs
Eastec 2019: Midaco’s A4020SD mid-size automatic pallet changer (APC) is designed to be used with VMCs X and Y travels measuring 40" and 20", respectively.

Midaco pallet changers

Pallet Changers Accommodate High Volumes, Tight Tolerances
IMTS 2018: Midaco has expanded its line of pallet changers to accommodate high-volume, large, precision parts machined to tight tolerances.

Don Donahey works on an automatic pallet changer

Changing up From a Manual to an Automatic Pallet Changing System
A Michigan manufacturer describes its progress with pallet-changing systems, advancing from manual to automatic pallet-switching on its VMCs.

Haas VMC and Midaco APC

VMC, Pallet System Keep Work Flowing
A Haas VMC with a Midaco pallet changer not only freed additional capacity on the HMCs this shop uses for tight-tolerance production work, but also reduced cycle times in some cases.

Haas VMC and Midaco APC

Pallet Changer Keeps Machine and Operator Busy
A new VMC with an automated pallet changer helped this shop meet customer requirements for lower prices and faster deliveries.

VMC with pallet system

Automatic Pallet System Helps Pick Up The Pace
Racecar drivers need high-performance components to win races, but manufacturing those components requires speed, too. An automated pallet changer helped this shop boost production not only for its auto customers, but also for customers in aerospace, medical and other industries.

A4020SD pallet changer

Automatic Pallet Systems Increase Production And Quality
These pallet changer systems not only improved this tooling manufacturer's labor situation, but they managed to increase their production as much as 600 percent on some of its indexable cutting tool products.

Automatic pallet changer

Revving Up Productivity With A Pallet Changer
Recently, this motorcycle manufacturer purchased a new vertical machining center when faced with the challenge of reducing cycle time, increasing employee output and improving manufacturing efficiency and profitability on the line.

Haas machining center

Pallet Systems Help Deliver
For this shop, a pallet system becomes a smart way not only to get more cutting time out of the machine, but as a quick way to pay back the investment in their machine.


Bolt-On Productivity
Retrofitting an auxiliary pallet changer allowed this shop to get 'horizontal-like' production efficiency out of a vertical machining center.

Low Cost Machine - High Efficiency Machining
This captive machine shop gets extremely high utilization of their vertical machining centers through clever workholding and handling procedures.

Product Categories of MIDACO Corporation

All Other Workpiece Handling, Loading & Feeding Equipment not specified
Automated Pallet Systems
Automatic Storage/Retrieval Systems
Clamps & Fixturing Devices
CNC Attachments
Dividing & Indexing Heads
Dust Collectors & Air Filtration
Fixturing Systems
Grinding Attachments & Accessories
Indexers & Rotary Tables
Lifting & Positioning Equipment
Machining Cells & FMS
Pallet Changers - Automatic
Pallet Changers - Manual
Pallet Changers/Shuttles & Programmable Transfer Devices
Pedestal Type Fixtures & Tombstone Blocks
Protective Enclosures & Covers
Robot Tooling/Grippers
Robots, Industrial
Safety Related Products
Tooling Systems, Modular and/or Quick-Change
Transfer Machines, In-Line
Transfer Machines, Shuttle-Type
Vises & Vise Jaws
Workholding, Custom

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