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Makino T4
5-Axis HMC for High Metal Removal Rate with A/C Articulated Spindle


Makino T4 5-Axis HMC


Makino's T4 five-axis horizontal machining center dramatically increases titanium milling efficiency, combining lean manufacturing methods and increased metal removal rates for aerospace applications.  It is specifically designed for the production of large titanium and titanium alloy aerospace parts such as edge frames, pylons and bulkheads. The T4 includes several key elements for efficient titanium machining, including an Active Dampening System, rigid construction for enhanced performance, a high torque, high powered spindle, and a high pressure, high flow coolant system for increased speed and productivity. 

The machine's HSK-A125 spindle provides higher torque, horse power, and clamping force than all predecessors. It's compact design combines the latest induction motor technology with twin inverter drive technology for higher torque (740ft-lbs, 133HP continuous; 1,100ft-lbs, 200HP peak). The spindle is supported by roller bearings to ensure high rigidity, which keeps the energy loss to one-half that of conventional gear-driven spindles. The spindle delivers a maximum cutting force of 20,000N and has a maximum speed of 4,000RPM. The A and C-axes increase part accessibility with a +/-110 degree A-axis rotation and a 360 degree continuous C-axis rotation. The T4 can be equipped with an automatic pallet changer system for continuous operations, eliminating cost.



5-Axis HMC for High Metal Removal Rate with A/C Articulated Spindle
Machine Type: Machining Center
Num. of Axes: 5
Work Support: Bed
Column Construction: Single Column Style: Travelling
Operation Type: CNC
CNC Brand: Fanuc S30i + Pro 5
Table Size L x W (in.) 157.500 x 59.100
Max. Workpiece Weight (lbs) 11,022
Pallet Changer Optional No. of Pallet
Num. Main Spindles 1
Orientation Horizontal
Taper HSK-A125
Articulated Axis: A/C
Top RPM 4,000
Horse Power (30 min rating) 133.00
# Speed Ranges 1
Type Fixed
Primary Tool Carrier(s) ATC
Number of Tools 120    Opt. 180
Tool Change Time C-to-C (sec) 40.00   20.00 sec tool-to-tool
Max. Tool Length (in.) 23.600
Max. Tool Diameter (in.) 11.800 (with empty adacent pockets)
Max. Tool Weight 66.00
Number of Axes: 5   U Axis: None   Articulated Axis: A/C
Travel Max Feed Rapid Rate
X1 Std. 165.300 in. 630 ipm 630 ipm
Y1 Std. 78.700 in. 630 ipm 630 ipm
Z1 Std. 39.400 in. 630 ipm 630 ipm
A1 Std. 220.000 deg 60 rpm 60 rpm
C1 Std. 360.000 deg 60 rpm 60 rpm
Machine Dimensions (l x w x h)(in.) 767 x 388 x 224
Machine Weight (lbs) 257,936
Spindle Nose To Table Edge 41.300
Spindle To Table Center 1.970
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