Vertical Machining Center Has 30-HP Spinlde

Built to remove substantial volumes of material from large parts with a short cycle time, the VMC 6535 features a GE Series 18i MB5 CNC and a 40-taper, 30-hp spindle. The newest member of Fadal Machining Centers’ Performance series VMCs is targeted for use with steel mold bases and aluminum wing spars. It is equally suited for tier 2 and 3 automotive parts suppliers as well.

Built to remove substantial volumes of material from large parts with a short cycle time, the VMC 6535 features a GE Series 18i MB5 CNC and a 40-taper, 30-hp spindle. The newest member of Fadal Machining Centers’ Performance series VMCs is targeted for use with steel mold bases and aluminum wing spars. It is equally suited for tier 2 and 3 automotive parts suppliers as well. The machine offers a 24/7 duty cycle with cutting rates as fast as 400 ipm, and rapid travel rates to 900 ipm. Integral cast iron boxways on all three axes; a four-box bed for rigidity and vibration dampening; double-anchored, 63-mm ballscrews for precise positioning of massive parts; a chip conveyor; and the company’s thermal stability system are among the machine’s noteworthy features.