Giddings & Lewis MC50 5 Axis Twin Pallet CNC Horizontal Boring & Milling Machine
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- Giddings & Lewis MC 50 Twin Pallet Horizontal Boring and Milling Machine with Giddings and Lewis CNC 8000B Control, Spindle diameter 125 mm, Spindle Taper CAT 50, Spindle Motor 37.5kW, Spindle Speeds 14 to 3000rpm, Pallet Size 1220mm x 1220mm with Full B Axis Control, X Axis Travel = 18500 mm, Y Axis Travel (vertical) = 1975 mm, Z Axis Travel = 1850 mm, W Axis Travel (spindle) = 914.5 mm, 80-Station Tool Changer (1991)
This machine had partial rebuild in July 2008 by Giddings and Lewis, new Siemens drives were fitted on all axes with a new spindle motor, X and Z axis slideways were reground and new Turcite was applied. The swarf conveyor unit has been refurbished in December 2016 with new torque converter, sprockets and pins. The machine is also equipped with an updated spindle chiller new in 2009.