VMC (Vertical Machining Center)

Vertical Machining Center Distributor

November 17, 2011

Vertical vs. Horizontal 3 There are numerous reasons purchasing a vertical machining center (VMC) from Gosiger makes good business sense. When compared to a HMC, two factors come to mind. The first factor being a cost-effective price point and the second a smaller factory floor footprint. Those two benefits and others contribute to a competitive edge and increased production numbers.

Of the vertical machining centers we offer, those from two of our cutting-edge CNC manufacturing partners stand out: Okuma and Hardinge. Each is used in varying applications, depending on the need.

Benefits of Okuma VMC:
Increased accuracy and precision are yours with Okuma’s line of vertical machining centers. Using Mechatronics, their comprehensive approach delivers the exact balance of power, speed and size to meet just about any application. Okuma’s innovation constantly pushes industry standards. Five core components make up every machine:

  • Automatic Tool Changer (ATC)
  • Motor/Drive/Encoder
  • Base Casting
  • OSP Control
  • Turret & Spindle

Benefits of Hardinge VMC:
Hardinge VMC’s are designed to perform high-production manufacturing applications.  The various Bridgeport products below are tailored for more specific needs.

  • Bridgeport XR Series –High-performance machining centers powered by the latest WEISS spindle technology which offers high radial and axial rigidity for rapid machining
  • Bridgeport 300 & 510 GX – Ideally suited for automated cell production; compact design converses floor space
  • Bridgeport 480, 600 to 1600 GX – Accurate and reliable performance for complex parts

Perfect for any size shop, Gosiger’s vertical machining centers are sure to keep you a cut above the competition. Increase your productivity and manufacturing capacity with no sacrifice in quality.

Come and talk to the experts in CNC machining and factory automation at Gosiger.