Colchester Lathes

The digitally controlled Tornado 80 lathe from Colchester Lathes has the advantages of digital servo control from spindle and cutting tool drives to turret control. This is said to simplify machine building, cutting costs and speeding up turret set-up times. It uses the more advanced Series 21 CNC and the a servo drives and motors […]

The digitally controlled Tornado 80 lathe from Colchester Lathes has the advantages of digital servo control from spindle and cutting tool drives to turret control. This is said to simplify machine building, cutting costs and speeding up turret set-up times.

It uses the more advanced Series 21 CNC and the a servo drives and motors as part of an integrated CNC and drive package from GE Fanuc.