Vertical Boring Machines
The Ajax range of Vertical boring and turning machines are designed to meet the needs of large turning where it is hard to use a standard lathe when weight is an issue. The vertical boring machine is much easier to set up as gravity is on your side not against you. Give us a call or email today to discuss your boring needs.
Vertical Turning Lathe with the chuck face horizontal to ease loading and gravity issues. Machine is manufactured from cast iron with a 4 jaw chuck and demountable jaws. It has a turret that feeds up and down at 90 degrees or at an angle up to +/- 30 Deg the rail it is mounted on also moves to give more rigidity and be closer to the workpiece. The machine is also supplied with a side head with a 4 way tool post which elevates and feeds in for side turning applications. The machine is pendant controlled with joy stick operation for feeds and rapids and pre-select hydraulic control of the speed change.
Because vertical boring and turning machines are so universal they can be used for any large turning job. So when you are setting a horizontal lathe gravity is against you, well on these machines its with you.
These machines make a great addition to any machine shop.
Delivery and instalation.
Our delivery companies can deliver your machine and offload it with a variety of ways. Then either drive it in with a versa lift or skate it in to position. Then once its there our fully trained engineers will level and commission it.