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Colchester and Harrison CNC and Manual Lathes
For well over one hundred years 600 Group PLC has been supplying the world with superior designs and capabilities with its line of Colchester and Harrison lathes. 600 Group PLC is one of the oldest Machine Tool companies in the UK. The Colchester Electronic was for many years the leader in sales in Canada for Teach Mode Lathes. Colchester and Harrison lathes can be found all over Canada and the rest of the world. They say every minute of the day someone in the World turns on Colchester.
In 1911, the company that would one day become Clausing Industrial, Inc. was born. Known then as Atlas Press Company, the firm produced arbor presses for the fledgling automotive and other manufacturing industries. Today, Clausing provides United States representation and distribution for machine tool manufacturers based in Brazil, Canada, China, Czech Republic, Denmark, England, Spain and Taiwan. Clausing continues its manufacturing heritage with full production facilities, building the complete range of Clausing drill presses and the "Kalamazoo" range of sawing machines and the "Metal Muncher" range of ironworkers and punch presses.
Mighty USA is a leading machine tool builder and worldwide machinery distributor with corporate headquarters strategically located on the west coast in Southern California. As a core machinery company, Mighty USA innovates and commercializes technologies that help machining manufacturers produce the world’s most advanced tools and complex parts.
ALZMETALL is a company with an international reputation and global activities. Founded in 1945, ALZMETALL boasts 5-axis Machining Centre’s for very complex machining tasks. They are leaders in table, column and pillar drilling machines - with over 180,000 machines sold worldwide as well as Special machines for vertical and horizontal multi-spindle drilling and milling - up to 12 stations, for the shortest cycle times in mass production.
FEELER lineup of machines features extensive design and engineering by Methods Machine Tools, Inc. Feeler Machining Centers, Turning Centers, Bridge Mills, and Boring Mills are manufactured to Methods specifications by Fair Friend Group (FFG), the second largest builder of VMC's in the world. FFG has major manufacturing operations in Taiwan, China, Japan, and the US with a current output of over 700 CNC Machine Tools per month. One third of the Feeler workforce is comprised of R&D staff. FFG Feeler Machine Tools have earned a world-class reputation for product excellence and reliability. Feeler Machine Tools: Performance and Value - backed by Methods.
FANUC has engineered the RoboDrill machine center to address all machining needs for its class. This amazing machine tool is available in short, standard and long bed models. With over six thousand machines installed in North America, Fanuc RoboDrill has proven itself as possibly the most reliable machining center on the market today! The base design of the RoboDrill addresses the demanding reliability issues of all industries. This machine is built to perform three shifts a day, seven days a week, year in and year out.
2009 marked Yasda’s 80th anniversary. Through the last eighty years Yasda has constantly strived to make the best machines in the world using our highly skilled engineers. A high level of unique engineering expertise has been handed down through the generations to produce the most accurate and reliable machines. Yasda uses their own machines to build Yasda machines. Yasda’s daily precision machining of their own parts and performing the most complex test cuts for customers, allows them to put their machines through rigorous testing. This results is innovations that continuously create improved Yasda machines.
Yasda combines the accuracy and durability of their machining centers with the highly skilled craftsmanship of scrapers to achieve unmatched accuracies. Hand scraping is done on all key components including guideways, pallet top surface, spindle housing mounting surface. If you require the ultimate in accuracy from your machine tool, you need a Yasda!
KIWA MACHINERY CO., LTD. is a high quality machine tool builder in Japan. Worldwide exports of their products to the USA, Mexico and Canada began in 1981. Kiwa is a specialized manufacturer producing 400mm and 500mm horizontal and pallet type vertical machine centers.
SORALUCE is one of the global leaders in the design and manufacture of advanced technology and high performance Milling Machines, Milling-Boring Machines and Machining Centres. SORALUCE has a marked technological vocation and pursues precision and robustness in its machines above all else. A smart combination of intelligence and creativity built up over the last 50 years allows SORALUCE to offer competitive solutions to customers in their respective sectors.
Methods installs and supports state of the art EDM equipment to handle any EDM or high speed milling task. Products include Fanuc wire EDM and graphite milling, Exeron Sinker EDM, and Current EDM precision EDM hole drilling equipment. In addition, Methods carries ultra high speed precise die-mold machine centers to complete your electrode and mold creation.
FANUC RoboCut Wire EDM Machines
FANUC CiA Series Wire EDM machines feature the poweful 31i-WB Control, extremely reliable auto-thread and a new economy mode for energy and wire usage savings. The ciA-Series machines burn with virtually no re-cast and the AWF has been enhanced to thread while submerged through the gap of a workpiece with a thickness of up to 8".
DONAU Rapid Radial Drilling Machines
Since 1955 DONAU has been manufacturing Rapid Radial drilling machines under the ALZMETALL name in Altenmarkt, Germany. DONAU produces innovative CNC-controlled and manually operated rapid radial drilling machines that offer significant versatility and productivity. Rigid grey-cast iron designs, 25 mm drilling capacity in E 335 (St 60) for an unlimited work-piece spectrum and simple operation make this an attractive machine for all kinds of applications.
CURRENT EDM DRILLING MACHINES
Current EDM is a leading supplier of high-speed EDM dirlling machines. Built completely in Japan, Current EDM continues its commitment to design and develop the most reliable, cost-effective and techinically advanced line of EMD drilling machines.
EXERON CNC DIE SINKERS
Exeron/ CNC Die Sinker type EDM machines offer a full range in sizes and options. The Exeron machines offer impressive features like a dropdown DI tank, C axis, and liquid cooled power supplies.
The INDEX Group is one of the largest leading turning machine manufacturers in the world. The Company was founded in 1914 and operates worldwide. Quality, reliability and technical leadership are reflected in an extensive product line and services. The INDEX product portfolio includes production turning machines, turn-mill centers, turn-grind centers, vertical turning machines and CNC multi-spindle turning machines. In 1997, TRAUB Drehmaschinen GmbH, which is also renowned for the quality of its products, became part of the INDEX Group, supplementing the range of products with its universal turning centers and short and long turning machines. INDEX TRAUB is thus the only turning machine manufacturer that covers the entire bandwidth of turning.
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