Fadal Machining Centers (www.fadal.com) is introducing three new horizontal machining centers at IMTS.
The HMC-400 with Fanuc 18i MB CNC, 400 mm (15.75 in.) by 400 mm pallet, 600 mm (23.6 in.) diameter by 660 mm (26 in.) high part size, standard 'coolant thru' 10,000 rpm, 15 hp (11kW) spindle, 40-pocket Automatic Tool Changer with 3.0 second tool-to-tool change time and twin pallets that can handle up to 880 lbs (400 kg).
The HMC-500 with Fanuc 21I MB CNC, 500 mm (19.7 in.) by 500 mm pallet, 700 mm (27.55 in.) diameter by 750 mm (29.5 in.) high part size, 10,000 rpm, 24 hp (18 kW) spindle, 40-pocket tool change carousel, and twin pallets that can handle up to 1,100 lbs (500 kg).
And the HMC-630 with Fanuc 21I MB CNC, 630 mm (24.8 in.) by 630 mm pallet, 900 mm (35.4 in.) diameter by 950 mm (37.4 in.) high part size, 8,000 rpm, 88 hp (66 kW) spindle, 40-pocket Automatic Tool Changer and twin pallets that can handle up to 2,200 lbs. (1,000 kg).
Common features include a onepiece, cast base with 3 point leveling, Fanuc technology, and a simple pallet forward design. •