(Ephrata, PA) 12/20/2011 – Astro Machine Works has added a new Fryer Easy Turn CNC Lathe (ET-40) for increased Turning and Milling capacities. This machine features 40 swing, 160 between centers and live tooling.
The ET Large Capacity lathe is designed for applications where high rigidity is required and can be custom configured for the most demanding applications. It is designed to integrate with our CAD/CAM system adding to our machining capabilities including short run or one-off parts. Its high performance conversational programming features combined with standard G-Code interface allows production to run smoothly and efficiently.
The live tool turret provides options for the most demanding applications. Full milling cycles such as pocketing and contouring are easily added to turning operations, utilizing the contouring c-axis spindle.