Heavy Machining for Even Heavier Lifting

This heavy duty lathe removes an amazing 600 kg of material from a 1,400 kg solid steel billet in less than 4.5 hours, leaving a finished and fully machined cylinder body weighing only 800 kg.
Lathes: Articles

How Hard Thread Turning Shortens The Process Chain

High precision hard turning techniques are enjoying ever greater popularity in the metal processing industry. By shortening cycle times and increasing flexibility, high precision hard turning has advantages over grinding in particular when it comes to processing complicated parts such as spindle nuts or threaded spindles in the hard state.

Advanced Machining Allows Subsea Valves To Handle the Pressure

BEL Valves uses a variety of DMG MORI SEIKI machine tools to meet its paramount need for reliability during production. 

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Lathes: Industry News

Machines from Absolute Machine Tools Win Awards

Judges recognized the Tongtai iTD 2000 YBC CNC Turning Center and the You Ji VHL-1200ATC series of vertical turning lathes.

Okuma Earns ISO Certification

They are the first CNC machine tool builder to be ISO 9001:2015 certified.

Reliable Metalcraft Invests in New Capabilities

They add tool and die, engineering and machine tool capabilities to meet unique specifications in new products offered to their clients.


Lathes: Products

Integrated Robot Automation

Methods Machine Tools provides automation solutions for multitasking, CNC machining, deburring and inspection cells integrated with robots.

Medical Machining: Machine Tools

Take a closer look at some of the newest equipment that can help contract manufacturers meet the machining, micro machining, and laser processing demands for smaller and more complex surgical implants, orthotic devices and medical instruments that are being made from newer materials – and still hold their costs down.

Intelligent Multitasking Lathe for Process Intensive Medical Parts

The MULTUS U3000 general purpose, multitasking two-saddle CNC lathe from Okuma America reduces setup time, improves accuracy and keeps non-cutting time to a minimum.