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5 Essentials to Know Before Buying Your Next CNC Machine Tool - Hwacheon

What are the factors you should consider before purchasing the right CNC machine tool for your manufacturing jobs?

From vertical to horizontal milling machines and lathes, to 5-axis machining centers, and multi-axis turning centers, CNC machine tools come in a wide variety of sizes, functions and performance.

Available in different dimensions and axes, with varying levels of quality and automation, CNC machine tools are important assets in your manufacturing business.

To purchase the right machine tool for your manufacturing needs, here are five things you should consider.

#1 Know Your Project Requirements

First and foremost, you need to have a clear assessment of your current and future production needs to avoid buying an undersized machine or an over specified machine.

Ask yourself the following questions:

   What are the parts and materials that I wish the machine to produce?

   What levels of precision will I require in making those parts?

   How many axes would I need?

   How do I balance between speed, accuracy, flexibility and price? In certain cases, choosing a slower model may mean more accuracy at a lower price.

   What are the different sizes, complexity and grades of materials that I will be working with?

By asking yourself these questions, you can determine what performance and capabilities you’ll need as you move to the next stage.

#2 Consider the Best Machine Type

With such a wide array of machine types available, you will need to consider the best fit for your manufacturing jobs.

From our decades of experience in manufacturing and selling high performance CNC machine tools, we find that experienced customers usually look at the following factors before they choose a machine:

   Dimensions, shapes and materials of parts to be manufactured

   Production cycles and turnaround time, eg small vs large batch processing

   Size of working spaces, eg table size, tool size, chuck size, and tool change time

   Fixture length, width, height, number of parts produced in one cycle, and number of operations in one setting

   Tool capacity and machine spindle power and performance (cutting force)

   Types of tool holders, using BBT/CAT/BT/HSK (depending on cost or availability)

   Degree of automation and the machine control needed

   Compatibility with existing CAM software or other design programmes

   Number of machining axes, which depends on the complexity of the pieces to be manufactured

   Flexibility of the machines, ie can you run other jobs on it if another machine is down?

   Cycle time of the machine

   Turning vs milling machines

If you need to make parts which require both turning and milling, we recommend that you consider multi-tasking machine tools like C1 or the upgrade version C2.

For high precision and complex positioning or simultaneous machining needs, do consider multi-axis machines like our 5-axis Machining Centers (M3-5AX, M4-5AX, or SIRIUS-2500 5AX) or Hwacheon’s newly launched D2-5AX, a new concept 5-Axis Vertical Machining Centre for “high mix low volume” manufacturing.

In developed industries where the highest precision and premium quality molds are made, we recommend either our SMART machines or SIRIUS Series. Both machine tool lines offer powerful roughing and precise finish machining capabilities.

#3 Understanding CNC Machine Tool Prices

With CNC machine tool costs ranging in price from tens of thousands to hundreds of thousands of dollars, machine purchases are often considered as high investments by manufacturing companies.

In working out your budget for your machine tool, you need to consider the options that you need. Most CNC machines come with commonly used options, with additional options for selection and other costs needed if you require greater manufacturing sophistication.

You need to also consider the trade-offs between price, quality and production output. A lower cost machine may be easier to stomach from the onset but may be unable to provide the speed and performance which your business demands. Conversely, overpaying for features which you do not need can affect your bottom-line.

#4 Understand Your Spare Parts and Maintenance Costs

Often overlooked are the parts and maintenance costs. In considering the right machine tool, you need to work out the life cycle costs of your investment.

A cheaper machine may be more expensive over its entire life span, due to the poorer quality of its machine parts. Breakdowns can also be frustrating for machine operators and owners, resulting in lost opportunity and foregone income.

#5 Origin of Machine and its Components – “Cheaper is not Better”

Every field has its competition. Wherever possible, machine tool buyers will try to locate the best machine for their needs at the cheapest available price. Machines made in technology advanced countries tend to have a higher quality and durability and may be priced higher. However, these may have a longer lifespan and less downstream maintenance needed.

Beyond country of origin, you need to also look at where its parts are made and assembled. Some machine tool makers may be based in countries with a strong engineering tradition, but their component parts are made and assembled in other countries.

Unlike some Korean manufacturers of machine tools, Hwacheon fabricates its machine parts and assembles them in Korea. We do not mass produce our machines nor do we allow them to be assembled by OEM companies in Korea or other countries. This includes the design and production of the spindle – the heart of every CNC machine.

In the past decades, the Korean industries has grown rapidly with the help of Korean machine tools. As one of the pioneers in CNC machine tool manufacturing in Korea , Hwacheon has contributed largely in this respect.

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KIRA PRODUCTION CENTER PCV-30 – High Speed Production center to make you Perform, Produce and Profit in 2018

KIRA INNOVATIVE PERFORMANCE/ NEW DESIGN PCV series Advanced Machine, Computer Structural Element Analysis Construction.

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Key Features (Drill/Tap)

Strong Bed Structure

High-Speed Tool Change Time & Chip Change Time

Spindle with Speed Ranges from 10,000 to 15,000 rpm

Powerful Cutting with Up to 10 hp Motor

Rigid Tapping & Direct Drive

Siccor Supports on Back Side

High-Speed Magazine with Up to 20-Tool Pocket

Key Benefits

No Deformation When Loaded with a Dead Weight of 3200 lbs

Allows for More Productivity

Choose the Right Machine for Your Application

Take Heavier, Deeper Cuts

Precise Cuts & Elimination of Vibration Associated with Belt Drives

Prevents Misalignments at High Speeds - Resulting in Longer Life

Reduce Cycle Time & Use of More Tools

KIRA PRODUCTION CENTER PCV-30 - Compact, High Productivity and High Rigidity Machine for Automobile parts / IT parts / Electrical parts.

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When you needed a Large Horizontal Machining Solution, look no further than the best that Niigata offers.

The HN-S Series incorporates the most innovative technology available today on horizontal machining centers. These machines boast a new “Hybrid Style” design that features an ultra-rigid roller guide system on the X and Z axes that allows for maximum machine rigidity. The Y axis features a linear boxway system that provides unparallel vibration dampening at the tool point to improve accuracy and increase tool life. The new NIIGATA HN-S Series is the new leader in metalworking technology.

The HN1000S Features:

   -Hybrid machining with combination of linear roller and boxway guide system.

   -Speed, stability, vibration dampening are achieved at 40m/min or 1574 ipm.

   -Heavy duty with high torque geared head spindle is standard.

   -Wide range of spindle choices – standard, quill or bar, extreme high torque and 15,000 rpm 60 hp.

Learn more about the best Horizontals from Niigata from your only source in Wisconsin and UP of Michigan.

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Hexagon Global S – The Leader in Coordinate Measuring Machines

The GLOBAL S coordinate measuring machine (CMM) delivers measurement productivity tailored to your workflow, addressing the widest range of production requirements including throughput, precision, multi-purpose and shop-floor capabilities.

With productivity being the key competitive driver in manufacturing, it’s crucial that the measurement process provides the data required for the application and fits seamlessly into the production workflow and cycle times. The GLOBAL S coordinate measuring machine (CMM) provides superior measurement performance and enhanced productivity for your specific production needs.

Designed by Pininfarina and powered by the Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Enhanced Productivity Series (EPS) concept, GLOBAL S combines smart technologies including user experience enhancements, advanced software and eco-friendly options to provide measurement solutions with three performance levels: Green, Blue and Chrome, to suit the requirements of your application. EPS machines allow you to select your main productivity driver: throughput, precision, flexibility or shop-floor measurement, and configure the machine with the best capability package for that driver. GLOBAL S can also be fully-customized to suit the most challenging production environments.

Through a highly-configurable technology platform, GLOBAL S ensures that quality engineers creating measurement routines, operators executing the inspection, and quality managers analysing the data all have the solution needed to ensure continuous improvement in the production workflow.

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Premier Machine Tool Midwest is proud to represent INDEX Multi Spindle CNC automatics

The INDEX Group is one of the leading precision CNC turning machine manufacturers worldwide. The products of INDEX and TRAUB include single-spindle to multi-spindle to sliding headstock machines. Completing parts in one set-up is typical for INDEX and TRAUB machines. The corporate headquarters is located in Esslingen, Germany, with subsidiaries located around the world. Together with its network of distributors, INDEX Corporation is able to provide the best in application and service support to its customers from its corporate headquarters in Noblesville, Indiana.

MSLine: Multispindle CNC Automatics: INDEX multispindle automatics--the world’s first and most produced--combine the advantages of CNC technology with the productivity of cam-controlled machines.

They can be used not only for series production of a wide range of precision parts but also for small series due to their extremely short setup time. In every application, these multispindle automatics deliver low piece-costs to the user.

The trademark INDEX air-cooled spindle drum is heart of the versatile machine with 6 or 8 fully independent 10,000 rpm spindles. Two CNC tool carriers per spindle, configurable in X, Y, And Z, plus synchronous spindles for backworking permit unlimited machining possibilities.

INDEX Multis with driven tools, C axis and Y axis make possible off-center drilling and threading, inclined drilling, cross drilling, contour milling, hobbing, multi-edge turning and more.

The MSLine can be configured to match your requirements with rear-end machining, a double-three, a double-four 6- and 8-spindle designs.

More than 50% of all multispindles CNC machines sold globally are INDEX multispindles, producing millions of high-precision parts each year for various industries

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Premier Machine Tool Midwest honors all the men and woman who sacrificed their lives for our country.

We remember all those who have served, who are serving and all those who serve in the future.

Thank you and your families very much for your service as without you we would not enjoy the freedoms we have.

Happy Memorial Day.

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Another Successful Hwacheon Milling solution for production

We are very proud to provide another Hwacheon Vesta 1000 for this production application to one of our customers.

Hwacheon Machinery offers its VESTA 1000 vertical machining center (VMC) designed to bring stable, high-speed, precision machining and long-term productivity to job shops serving mold and die, automotive, energy, medical and aerospace applications.

Premier is proud to be the exclusive distributor of the Vesta 1000 and all of the other great solutions from Hwacheon. Learn more at Sales 414-254-5150 / This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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It is time to get Horizontal about your Five Axis Machining - Grob

From system business to a universal machining center

   With its universal machines, GROB has introduced a series of universal machining centers which proves the technological know-how and developing competence of the GROB engineers in this market segment, which is relatively new to the company.

   The universal machining centers G350, G550, G750 and G1050 successfully complement the G-series and open up an even larger application range for the existing G-modules. As all modules from the G-series, they originate from the same modular construction system, are characterized by their compact design and enable excellent visibility and best accessibility to the work areas.

The GROB universal machining centers are used in a wide range of different industries. From machining complex and high precision mold and prototype parts with compound angled surfaces and holes, aircraft and medical parts with partly 5-axis simultaneous machining and in the optoelectronics industry, through to the pure contract manufacturers, who want to be equipped for any tasks. All of these are customers wanting to produce plastic to stainless steel workpieces or only in small to medium-sized series production using milling technology. Even fiber composite material machining such as CFRP and GFRP is possible on the GROB standalone machining center.

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Know the Tradition of your machine tool manufacture- Grob Tradition over generations

Tradition – Know-how over generations

The success story of the GROB GROUP begins in 1926 with the foundation of the company Ernst Grob Werkzeug- und Maschinenfabrik by Ernst Grob, who was awarded an honorary doctorate in engineering sciences in 1984 by the Technical University of Stuttgart. A success story that has been significantly shaped throughout ninety years by the outstanding personalities of the Grob family.

And it is a long path the company has ventured down from the first standard product, a stationary heat engine, through to the highly modern, completely hydraulic-free, fully CNC-controlled machining center. A path that describes the innovative force and superior technological know-how of the company. But also a path paved with all the ups and downs the company had to face, in particular during the German post-war period.

Culminating in a special factor in setting the course of the company in 1952, when Burkhart Grob, the son of the company founder, takes over the company, which had suffered extensive damage in the war, following his graduation as a Dipl.-Ing. at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) in Zurich. He very quickly recognised the potential of the automotive industry that was developing at the time and accomplished, not only the reconstruction of the company with its high quality and technically advanced production machines, but also maintaining contact to the automotive industry. In the last few years alone, numerous patents have been applied for, all based on his groundbreaking technical innovations.

A long path that enabled the small machine tool factory from Munich in the thirties to develop into a global payer and worldwide technology and market leader in the construction of special-purpose machines. The company has shown a very successful development, has been led by a strong management with high product innovation, an entrepreneurial instinct and a very strong social commitment. In recognition of his achievements as an engineer and entrepreneur, Burkhart Grob was awarded an honorary doctorate by the Faculty of Natural Sciences of the University of Augsburg in 1988, amongst other things.

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Niigata SPN Series Horizontal Machining Center - Unrivaled performance and unbelievable pricing.

Building on a century of machine tool design and innovation, Niigata is proud to be recognized as a leader and specialist in horizontal machining centers. Niigata’s renowned “BOX in BOX

SPN machines were introduced in 1993 and have earned the global respect as the VALUE leader. As a compliment to Niigata’s intelligent design, there are a growing number of imitators. However, those, who try to copy or mimic Niigata, cannot match the functionality of the components which work in harmony in the Niigata SPN machines. While others try to “catch-up”, Niigata continues to innovate in introducing the 3 model SPN series.

-The casting design, the leading linear roller-guide way system, the unique reliable tool changer, and the spindle cutting capability are designed to allow you to achieve your goal of accurate parts produced in the shortest time.

-Dependable, repeatable, long-term stability is achieved in the stationary column design.

-The innovative casting design yields industry’s most rigid “T-shaped” base – enabling the use of a 3-point contact with your floor, and more accurate machining.

-The most reliable tool changer, Niigata’s Synchronous Swing Motion (SSM) ATC continues to give you years of fast dependable performance.

-8000, 10000, 12000, 15000 rpm spindles give you the choice to fit your application

Niigata’s Original Thinking And Continuous Improvements Yield The Greatest Value In High Speed Horizontal Machining Centers Introducing The Latest SPN Family

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Premier provides another Milling Solution to our customer

Premier is proud to provide another milling SOLUTION from Hwacheon to one of our customers.

The VESTA-1050B machining center doesn't miss even the smallest detail to ensure top performance. The spindle is the heart of a machining center, and Hwacheon's technical know-how for the spindle is unrivaled. Hwacheon's high-performance spindle is designed using 3D simulations and FEM analysis, The motor is directly integrated into the spindle for stable, high speed cutting. To minimize thermal displacement and to increase the life of the spindle assembly, the unit is grease-lubricated and jacket cooled. The advanced feed drive complements the spindle for highly precise machining results every time.

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Premier attends the Index Traub Dealer meeting in Noblesville Headquarters.

Premier is proud to now be able to offer you the leader in CNC Turning solutions. With its strong INDEX and TRAUB brands, the INDEX Group is today one of the world’s leading manufacturers of CNC turning machines, automatic lathes, multi-spindle lathes and turn-mill centers. We can’t wait to take our customers to this unbelievable facility.

INDEX Group dedicates its deep engineering resources to developing solutions to helping precision turned parts manufacturers become globally competitive at the highest levels. Rapid changeovers, short cycle times, high-quality machining as well as reduced floorspace and energy requirements are our machines’ hallmark

INDEX TRAUB multi-tasking machines, Swiss turning machines, production turning machines, multispindle CNC machines, and vertical turning and grinding machines coupled with part handling automation provide high-quality, long-term answers to complex precision parts-making challenges

And INDEX introduced the first CNC multispindle automatic, dramatically reducing setup times for series production compared to cam-type machines. More than 50% of all multispindles CNC machines sold globally are INDEX multispindles, producing millions of high-precision parts each year for various industries.

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Premier recently visited Index Traub’s awesome facility in Noblesville, Indiana

Premier is proud to be the Exclusive distributor of all the great products from Index Traub for the state of Wisconsin and UP of Michigan. If your parts can fit into your hand and are bar feed…..They are most likely a Index Traub part. Contact your account manager to learn more.

The INDEX Group is one of the largest leading turning machine manufacturers in the world. The Company was founded in 1914 and operates worldwide. The INDEX Group is one of the leading precision CNC turning machine manufacturers worldwide. The products of INDEX and TRAUB include single-spindle to multi-spindle to sliding headstock machines. Completing parts in one set-up is typical for INDEX and TRAUB machines. The corporate headquarters is located in Esslingen, Germany, with subsidiaries located around the world. Together with its network of distributors, INDEX Corporation is able to provide the best in application and service support to its customers from its corporate headquarters in Noblesville, Indiana. Quality, reliability, and technical leadership are reflected in an extensive product line and services.

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Nice turnout for Niigata Grand Opening of their new facility

Niigata is a pioneer in the machine tool industry, providing unique horizontal machining center solutions. The name Niigata stands for quality, reliability, and innovation. Niigata Machine Techno Co has been an established World Leader in Horizontal Machine Centers for over a century.

To eliminate risk and increase your profits, Premier Machine Tool is your complete solution provider.

The robust design and construction of Niigata HMCs make them ideal for even the most demanding metal cutting challenges. Choose from boxway and linear guideway designs, ideal for cell and FMS expansion. A Niigata solution will grow as your needs do. A host of available model variations such as BAR spindle and U-Axis further expand machining options and applications.

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Hwacheon HiTech 230 CNC Lathe – This machine has it all!

The New Standard for 8-10" Lathe Faithful to the Basics the Hwacheon Hi-TECH 230 provides more reliable machining performance based on excellent machine rigidity and upgraded specifications compared to the existing 8-10" lathes with box-way structure and provides greatly enhanced user convenience and maintainability. The Y-axis model has Y-axis stroke of up to ±60 mm (±2.36 inch), the largest in class.

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Premier is proud to be the exclusive dealer for all Hwacheon products for the state of Wisconsin and UP of Michigan.

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Wish to buy a new CNC Machine Tool for your factory but unsure?

We understand. After all, CNC Machine Tools are high costs investments; each model is often built for specific applications and purposes.

Well-planned machine tool purchases, manufacturing projects and production schedules can help your manufacturing facility enjoy cost-effective manufacturing and reap positive returns on capital costs over a shorter time period.

Here are 5 more reasons to switch to a new CNC machine tool.

  1. Durability: Industrial-strength CNC lathes and milling machines can run for 24 hours, weeks or even months, with adequate maintenance program.
  2. Consistent Quality: With razor-sharp precision, CNC machine tools can produce parts of the same specifications and quality over and over again.
  3. Higher Productivity: By automating your manufacturing line, fewer engineers and technicians are needed to manage your production.
  4. Flexibility: Most CNC machines are easily configurable to create totally different parts in hours.
  5. Intelligent Software: Through state-of-the-art software, you can create designs and fabricate intricate parts more easily.

You may ask who offers all this and more? plus who I can trust will be with me for the long haul?

Hwacheon Machinery

Korea’s First Machine Tool Builder -With over 66 years of history, Hwacheon is dedicated to crafting high quality CNC machine tools. From castings, box guideways, spindles, and gears to sheet metal, every component of our machines are precision engineered with top quality materials, allowing Hwacheon to deliver long-lasting value to our customers.

Who offers Hwacheon Machinery locally for me?

Premier Machine Tool Midwest.

Through a diverse assortment of machine manufactures backed by the experience and skill of your Premier partners, we’re here to ensure you receive the highest quality equipment, service, and solutions to maximize your investment.

Learn more about Hwacheon CNC Machines from your EXCLUSIVE Hwacheon dealer - Premier Machine Tool Midwest for the state of Wisconsin and UP of Michigan

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YES, there is a reason people always come back to buy the BEST Horizontal Boring and Milling from KURAKI

The core businesses of Kuraki focuses on the development, manufacturing and sale of “machine tools”. Their product portfolio comprises Horizontal Boring & Milling Machines especially designed for heavy duty machining in large-size d and heavy workpieces in various models tailored to the specific customer’s requirements.

The technologies developed and refined in the course of the design of these boring mills enabled them to also engage in the manufacture of “special machinery” for high-precision machining and mass production in a wide variety of applications such as automotive engineering, ship building and medical equipment.

These technologies combined from perfect synergies to continuously increase their know-how and experience enabling them to provide manufacturers with highly efficient and high-value machines which frequently lead to the development of innovative products.

Learn more from your EXCLUSIVE Kuraki dealer - Premier Machine Tool Midwest for the state of Wisconsin and UP of Michigan

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Hwacheon High Speed, High Precision Hi-M G1 VMC for Graphite

Hwacheon Machinery America, Inc.'s new Hi-M G1 vertical machining center (VMC) is specially designed to cut graphite. Its quick and precise performance makes it suitable for dry cutting graphite electrode material used in die mold work. The rigid yet compact structure, with a design based on 3D/FEM analysis, and wide LM guides for X/Y/Z axes provide accuracy.

For high-speed operation, the 24,000 RPM spindle is integrated with a high power motor, and without any parts to transfer power between the motor and spindle. This design minimizes vibration, noise and power loss during high-speed rotation. In addition, a bearing grease lubrication system and synchronous temperature control decreases the influence of external temperature variation and improves smoothness.

For quality results, the Hi-M G1 is engineered with a dustproof/waterproof spindle and an advanced dust reduction system. This system includes a sealed roof design that collects the fine dust generated during the machine process. A dustproof air curtain system prevents dust inflow into each axis. Included as standard, the dust collector operates with 5 HP air volume. The design of the Hi-M G1 door enables convenient cleaning.

The user-friendly Hi-M G1 includes a Siemens 828D controller. It provides flexible, interactive programming, as well as controls that enable high productivity.

Hi-M G1 specifications include a spindle coolant system, an HSK-E40 spindle taper, a 29.52" x 23.62" table with an 881.84 lb. load capacity and a 16 tool ATC. The machine occupies 83.26" x 87.8" of floor space and weighs 10,582 lbs. The dimensions of the dust collector are 38.18" x 38.18".

Other applications of the Hi-M G1 include high precision graphite automotive parts machining.

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BREAKING NEWS: Premier Machine Tool Midwest is now representing INDEX TRAUB for Wisconsin & UP of Michigan.

Index Corp announces a new partnership with Premier Machine Tool Midwest of Hartland, WI. The company will assume sales support for the INDEX TRAUB line of CNC turning machine in Wisconsin and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.

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The INDEX Group is one of the leading precision CNC turning machine manufacturers worldwide. The products of INDEX and TRAUB include single-spindle to multi-spindle to sliding headstock machines. Completing parts in one set-up is typical for INDEX and TRAUB machines. The corporate headquarters is located in Esslingen, Germany, with subsidiaries located around the world. Together with its network of distributors, INDEX Corporation is able to provide the best in application and service support to its customers from its corporate headquarters in Noblesville, Indiana. “With the challenges facing manufacturers today, including with part cost reductions and limited skilled manpower, we will educate the precision parts markets to the unequaled productivity and profitability of INDEX and TRAUB systems,” said Tom Clark, the company president and chief executive officer.

We provide unique manufacturing systems to everyday challenges within the machining and manufacturing industry, identifying a challenge the customer faces and uncovering opportunities to overcome the challenge and implement systems that maximize time, talent, and resources,” explained A.J. Schweda. “We look forward to introducing these machines to our territory.” For all those existing Index customers we are excited to start working with you to make sure your machines are making you Perform, Produce and Profit to your expectations.

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USED MACHINE SOLUTIONS available for immediate delivery from PMT Midwest

USED MACHINE SOLUTIONS available for immediate delivery from PMT Midwest

Stamping & Fabrication Machines:

USED Lissmac Steel Brushing Machine Model: SBM-B 1000 Year: 2004. This machine has been fully FACTORY REBUILD. This machine is like new with new belts and brushes. Steel brushing machine SBM-B 40” machine = 39.37” working width 4 brushing belts (wire brush) LISSMAC systems for metal processing set benchmarks in innovative sheet metal processing through highly-effective, two-sided removal of oxide layers on lasered sheets using only one work process.

Machinery:

USED Kuraki 4TH Axis CNC Horizontal Table Type Boring Mill Model: KBT-11WDX Year: 1994. This is a great machine that is a one owner machine with an extensive maintenance history and a great price.

USED Prototrak K3 Vertical Milling Machine with Protrak SM control. This knee mill with factory installed control is a great starter mill at the right price.

 

These are just a few of the recent trade-ins on new machines from our customers. Please call today to learn about these great deals that won’t be available for very long.

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