November 20, 2015
While typical CNC turning machines require a spindle adapter to install a collet or jaw chuck, many Hardinge products, including the Conquest H51 horizontal turning machine, have a unique collet-ready spindle design that eliminates the need for an adapter. Naturally, this makes changeovers quicker and easier, but the benefits don’t end there. Here are 5 more advantages:
Hardinge also makes a number of workholding options for use with the collet-ready spindle including a variety of collets, 3-jaw power chucks and step chucks and closers. Contact your local Gosiger machine tool expert to learn more, and watch the Conquest H51 video to see the machine in action.