VMC (Vertical Machining Center)

Vertical Machining Centers

September 13, 2011

It's no secret that vertical machining centers offer a number of benefits when compared to horizontal machining centers. Vertical machining centers provide a competitive advantage by meeting your most exact and precise production needs. To keep you at the head of the pack, Gosiger offers vertical machining centers from Okuma and Hardinge.

Okuma’s vertical machining center - the powerful ACE Center - is the foundation of vertical machining centers. This machine meets even the most strenuous standards when dealing with speed and precision. The increased accuracy is, in part, due to the solid bridge casting. The main benefits from Okuma's vertical machining centers are:

  • Higher spindle speeds
  • Increased thermal stability Vertical vs. Horizontal 3
  • Improved tolerance control

Hardinge, the other brand of vertical machining centers from Gosiger, offers both 3-axis and 5-axis machining centers. The most sought after models of Hardinge vertical machining centers include:

  • XR Series - increased capacity, capability, and all-around performance
  • GX Series - increased manufacturing flexibility
  • 5-Axis Machining Center - unrivalled technology that improves manufacturing times and allows you to do more with less

Gosiger's line of vertical machining centers is perfect for shops and manufacturers both big and small. The increased accuracy and speed that a vertical machining center provides is sure to boost productivity and keep your shop a step above the rest.

If a vertical machining center is what your shop is missing, come and talk with us today!