ADVANCED WORKPIECE AND TOOL HANDLING

Kitamura’s patented high speed fixed pot ATC system ensures accurate and effective tool changes and tool identification. Multi-tasking minimizes the “out-of-cut” time, returning the old tool and placing the next tool in the ready position while the tool in the spindle is still cutting the work piece
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    Generous tool capacity – Stores up to 300 tools with the option of in-field installation
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    Servo driven ATC design allows for higher speeds, have less vibration and are virtually maintenance free. Tools are always returned to the same tool pot. The tool magazine keeps the next tool in a standby pot for fast, efficient tool changes.
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    Large diameter tools and spindle adapters (angular heads, spindle speed changers and large U-axis heads for 50 taper machines) can be used without fear of interference or tool crashes.
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    For high production capabilities, Kitamura’s factory installed pallet change systems provide for fully automatic operation, consistent cycle time and ±0.001” positioning accuracy.
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    Multi pallet systems unique design features allow for systems to be installed on existing machines in the field, allowing for standard machine usage and eliminating extended delivery times that can hamper production schedules.
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    Easily expandable flexible manufacturing systems can be tailored to each individual customer’s manufacturing requirements.
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    5-Axis retrofit increases productivity while saving you money. Table on table retrofits are cost effective, save on set-up time, increase production rates and improve accuracy. In field installation is available to take your 4-axis machine to 5-axis capability.
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