Absolute Machine Tools, Inc. - Headquarters

7420 Industrial Pkwy.
Lorain, OH 44053 US

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Company Profile

Since 1988, Absolute Machine Tools, Inc. provides advanced metalworking solutions and comprehensive services for production machining, mold / die machining, high speed machining, Swiss turning, gun drilling and wire EDM.

You Ji Horizontal Turning Center

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As Seen In Production Machining

Twin spindle machine

Meteor HMC Produces Aluminum Automotive Components
Absolute Machine Tools offers a series of single- and twin-spindle, four- or five-axis Meteor horizontal machining centers designed to produce a range of aluminum automobile components.

Three people holding award plaque.

Absolute Machine Tools Wins PMPA Award
This award recognizes suppliers who share their expertise and latest developments at national technical conferences, exhibit at the association’s Precision Machining Technology Show, speak at chapter and national meetings and serve as PMPA leaders. 

Nemesio Fernandez and Debbie Sommers

Shop Evolves with CNC Turning
Debbie Sommers answered a newspaper ad for a receptionist job at a South Elgin, Illinois, screw machine shop in 1980. Today, she owns the shop, an 18,000-square-foot facility with 20 employees and sales growth of 25 percent in 2017.

Absolute Machine Tools headquarters

PMPA Technical Member Absolute Machine Tools Finds Success in its Flexible and Innovative Product Line
In 1988, best friends Steve Ortner and Hayden Wellman founded Absolute Machine Tools.

Phillip Judt

Emerging Leader Phillip Judt Enjoys Training Customers to Problem Solve
“I am energized by problem solving and the implementation of new and innovative ideas to solve old issues, as well as training others to do the same,” says Phillip, applications engineer at Absolute Machine Tools Inc.  

SH-4000P Horizontal Machining Center

Tongtai Horizontal Machining Center for Mass Production Lines
The compact SH-4000P horizontal machining center from Tongtai was developed for mass production lines and enables more space on the shopfloor.

Mill/turn center

Lico Twin Spindle Mill/Turn Center Performs On-Center Work
Absolute Machine Tools, Inc.’s Lico’s LND-65D-S3 is an 11-axis mill/turn center that has up to five tools in the cut simultaneously.

Steve Ortner

Turning 30 Offers Perspective
The founder of Absolute Machine Tools reflects in his 30 years at the helm of his company.

Then (a photo of a small, old, garage) and now (current building) photos of Absolute building

Absolute Machine Tools Celebrates 30th Year
Absolute Machine Tools Inc., known for selling and supporting a selection of machine tools, is marking its 30th year as a machine tool importer and distributor in North America. 

CNC machine

YGS CNC Moving Head Series Drills Holes of Different Depths
Absolute Machine Tools Inc.’s Yougar YGS CNC moving head series has an automatic guide changer (AGC) that enables automatic drilling of holes of different depths and long unattended operations.

Jeff Sturtevant, general manager of Mason Technical Center, Absolute Machine Tools

Absolute Machine Tools Hires GM of Ohio Technical Center
Jeff Sturtevant will oversee all sales and operations for southern Ohio and Indiana and the state of Kentucky.

Mill/Turn Center

i-42 ROBO and i-60 ROBO Mill/Turn Centers Integrate Robots
Distributed by Absolute Machine Tools, Inc., Quicktech i-42 ROBO and i-60 ROBO four-axis mill/turn centers feature integrated six-axis Mitsubishi robots for fast, automated loading and unloading of medium-diameter bar stock. 

T8 Hybrid Mill/Turn Center Enables Complete Machining
Absolute Machine Tools’ Quicktech’s T8 Hybrid nine-axis twin spindle mill/turn center has two turning spindles and two live milling spindles and combines a three-axis power turret and a 360° B-axis with a sub-spindle that features a four-axis gang slide to enable complete machining of complex parts with a capacity of 38 tools.

PMTS 2017 Slideshow
The ninth Precision Machining Technology Show (PMTS) opened yesterday to record crowds and the largest exhibit hall in show history. Here are some photos from the first day and a half. There's still time to attend the precision machining industry's signature event. Register Today at PMTS.com.

Shopfloor Demo Feaures New Line of Production Turning Machines
Industry veteran, Greg Knight, will present a shopfloor demonstration on the “Power of Parallel,” highlighting the Lico turn-mill center.

Absolute Becomes Distributor of Lico Machines
Absolute Machine Tools will now be providing parts, service and turnkey applications engineering support out of its technical center located in Mason, Ohio.

Four-Axis VTC for High-Volume Wheel Production and Similar Parts
This compact, high-precision, heavy-duty machine is designed to operate as a stand-alone machining cell or to be integrated with other machines to form a complete, flexible manufacturing system.

Absolute Machine Tools Acquires Chicago-Area Distributor
MTT-21 is a longtime Absolute distributor that is well known for distributing CNC machine tools.

Moving Automation In
This traditional Ohio-based screw machine shop worked with a system integrator and used its in-house expertise to create a sophisticated production cell to go along with its other automation forays.

Tongtai Machine & Tool Acquires Majority Stake in Anger Machining
The partnership of Tongtai, Anger, and Absolute Machine Tools will comprehensively serve customer needs for service, parts and application engineering support for the high-end Anger’ transfer centers.

Product Categories of Absolute Machine Tools, Inc. - Headquarters

Additive Manufacturing Machines—Directed Energy Depostion
All Other Workpiece Handling, Loading and Feeding Equipment not specified
Automated System & Cells for Assembly & Test
Automated System & Cells for Material Forming & Fabricating
Automated System & Cells for Material Joining
Automated System & Cells for Material Removal
Bar Feed Mechanisms
Boring Machines
Broaching Machines, Continuous
Broaching Machines, Horizontal
Broaching Machines, Internal
Broaching Machines, Vertical
Burnishing Tools (Roller)
Burnishing, Honing & Lapping Tools
Centrifugal Barrel & Disc Finishing Machines
Chamfering Tools
Chillers
CNC Multi-Spindle Screw Machines - New Equipment
CNC Multi-Spindle Screw Machines - Used Equipment
CNC Single-Spindle Screw Machines - New Equipment
CNC Single-Spindle Screw Machines - Used Equipment
CNC Swiss Screw Machines - New Equipment
CNC Swiss Screw Machines - Used Equipment
Communications Networks & Data Transmission Equipment
Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Software (Sold Independent of Hardware)
Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Units
Coolant Delivery Systems
Coolant Reclamation Equipment
Coolants, Cutting Fluids & Oils
Deburring Equipment
Deburring Machines
Die Handling Equipment
Diecutting Machines
Direct or Distributive Numerical Control (DNC) Systems
Drilling & Tapping Machines, CNC
Drilling Machines, Bench & Column
Drilling Machines, Deep Hole (Gundrilling)
Drilling Machines, Multi-Spindle
Drilling Machines, Radial Arm
Dust Collectors & Air Filtration
EDM Filtration Equipment & Supplies
EDM Tooling
EDM, Ram Type (Die-Sinking) CNC
EDM, Ram Type (Die-Sinking) Manual
EDM, Small Hole
EDM, Wire Type
Electrode Materials, EDM Wire, & Supplies
Encoders/Resolvers
Foundry Equipment
Gantry Loaders
Gear Cutting Tools
Gundrills
Honing & Lapping Tools
Honing Machines, Horizontal Spindle
Honing Machines, Multiple Spindles
Honing Machines, Vertical Spindle
Horizontal Machining Centers, Five-Axis
Horizontal Machining Centers, Up to Four-Axis
Hybrid Additive-Manufacturing Machines
Indexers & Rotary Tables
Jig Boring Machines
Lapping Machines, External Cylindrical
Lapping Machines, Flat Surface/Special Purpose
Laser Accessories & Supplies
Laser Cutting Systems
Laser Marking Systems
Lasers, CO2
Lasers, Nd: YAG, Continuous Wave
Lasers, Nd: YAG, Pulsed
Lathes, Cut-Off
Lathes, Manual
Leasing & Financing Services
Machining Cells & FMS
Machining Flex Lines
Maintenance & Repair
Milling Machines, Bed-Type
Milling Machines, Graphite
Milling Machines, Knee & Column, Non-ATC
Milling Machines, Planer, Gantry & Bridge Type
Milling Machines, Universal
Nano & Micro Machining Equipment
Non-Servo Electric Motors (Including Spindles, Drive Units & Power Feeds)
Pallet Changers - Automatic
Pallet Changers/Shuttles and Programmable Transfer Devices
Plasma-Arc/Plasma Cutting Machines
Press Automation Devices
Pumps, Coolant
Retrofitting, Rebuilding, Remanufacturing Services
Robot Controllers
Robot Tooling/Grippers
Robots, Industrial
Software, Engineering Analysis & Simulation
Software, NC Program Optimization
Software, NC Verification
Software, Other Manufacturing
Software, Post Processors, Stand-Alone (Sold Independent of CAM System)
Spindles
Super (Micro) Finishing Machines
Threading & Cut-Off Machines, Pipe & Bar
Tool Condition Monitoring Systems
Training of All Types, Including Audiovisual/Internet
Transfer Machines, Dial Index
Transfer Machines, In-Line
Transfer Machines, Rotary
Transfer Machines, Shuttle-Type
Transfer Machines, Trunnion
Turn/Mill Machines, CNC
Turning Centers, Horizontal, CNC
Turning Centers, Inverted Vertical, CNC
Turning Centers, Twin-Spindle/Multi-Turret
Turning Centers, Vertical, CNC
Ultrasonic Machining Equipment
Universal Machining Centers
Vertical Machining Centers, Five-Axis
Vertical Machining Centers, Up to Four-Axis
Vision Systems

Trade Names

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