Five-axis machining centre capability has been built into a large, powerful CNC lathe from Kyal Machine Tools.
The Millturn M100 is said to be capable of economical, small-batch and one-off production. The machine also has facilities for five-axis milling of turbine impellers and concentric or off-centre drilling of angled holes. Available with a 2m, 3m or 5m, heavy duty cast bed, the modular machine allows a variety of drives.
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* A linear position sensor from Control Transducers is suitable for use in mechanical applications where there is high vibration, misalignments and high side loads. The Longfellow absolute linear potentiometer has a stainless steel shaft which is held in the housing with front and rear bearings. It is available in stroke lengths from 150-1200mm and has an operating temperature range of -65-105 degreesC.
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