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The Hardinge Series of Vertical Machining Centers

May 24, 2011

Since its founding in 1922, Gosiger has aligned with the most innovative CNC manufacturers in the world. Included in this short list of brands, representing the finest names in CNC machining is Hardinge. Hardinge manufacturers an impressive line of vertical machining centers. Here are the specifications to Hardinge’s vertical machining centers.

  • XR Series - Increased capacity, improved capability and better all around performance. Bridgeport’s latest generation of XR-Series VMCs do just that. These newly redesigned VMCs have resulted in truly high-performance machines.
    • XR 760 - The XR 760 VMC features a compact design, high-performance 12,000rpm Weiss spindle with the new grease replenishing system, 30 ATC capability, and through-spindle-coolant delivery.
    • XR 1000 - The XR 1000 VMC features high-performance spindle technology from Weiss with the new grease replenishing system, a 30 position ATC, latest generation controls, tried and tested through-spindle-coolant delivery and a swarf management system that includes a chip.
  • GX Series - Increased manufacturing flexibility and improved machining performance are essential for companies wishing to maintain their competitive edge. In response to these new demands Bridgeport has launched a new line of GX VMCs. There are eight models to choose from: 300, 480, 510, 600, 710, 1000, 1300, 1600. GX 300 offers a small footprint to the GX 1600 that caters to OEM manufacturing and excellent throughput.
  • Vertical Pallet Changer - Machining centers that offer a range of productivity and performance enhancing features, including an automatic rotary pallet changer.  Hardinge Vertical Pallet changers are extremely suitable for a diverse range of jobs and machining applications designed to increase your productivity.
  • 480 Series - This machine has been developed to provide a powerful and precise solution to meet the demands of the metal cutting user in the Aerospace, Mould & Die, Telecommunication Industries and many other manufacturing sectors.
  • 700 Series - Bridgeport Machines new generation Automatic Pallet Changing Vertical Machining Center is a fully digital, high quality machine tool, designed to achieve maximum capacity and performance in the Aerospace, Mould & Die, Telecommunication Industries and many other manufacturing sectors.

Contact Gosiger for more information on our full line of Hardinge CNC vertical machining centers.