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What You’ll See from Gosiger at IMTS 2012

September 4, 2012

Gosiger, Inc. productivity experts will be on hand in IMTS Booth # S-9266 to help manufacturers find the best solutions for their unique applications. There will also be Gosiger staff in Okuma Booth #S-8500 to help introduce eight new machines including the MU-10000H, the largest Okuma 5-axis, horizontal, high-speed machining center. This new 5-axis CNC machine has a maximum work piece weight capacity of 5,500 pounds and can accommodate a work piece up to 59.05” in diameter by 44.29” high.

Other new Okuma machines to be unveiled at the show include:

  • The LT3000-EX offering three turrets for optimum flexibility and a balanced main and right spindle
  • LU3000-EX provides high production tied with thermal stability
  • MB-10000H which is Okuma’s largest horizontal machining center
  • The VTM-1200YB 5-axis control vertical multitasking machine
  • Millac-33TU features a 2-axis rotary table and THINC®-OSP Control
  • Multus B200II, is a general purpose, multi-function machine that is designed to reduce set-up time by virtually eliminating repetitive fixtures
  • Multus B750W features THINC-OSP Control, Collision Avoidance System, and Thermo-Friendly Concept

Gosiger Automation will also have robotic demonstrations including loading and unloading, distinguishing good parts from bad, force sensing (plug & spine), quick change End of Arm Tooling (EOAT) and more. They will also present videos of recent customer installations so visitors may view real-world applications of automation principles. In the Gosiger booth you’ll find new high-volume products including Nomura Swiss-style turning machines, Shimada cam-free, multi-spindle lathes; BTB multi-spindle rotary transfer machines; Bumotec multi-tasking machining centers; Sinico automatic cut-off and end-finishing machines; and IFP single chamber, monoblock industrial cleaning units. Experienced Gosiger technical and applications staff will be on hand to explain how these high-volume products can reduce cycle times and increase throughput.

Plan to see the latest innovations from Gosiger in Booth S-9266 and the newest Okuma additions in Booth S-8500 at IMTS 2012.