Compact milling machine built to reduce cutting time.
Hurco unveils the VM15Di (XYZ travels: 760mm by 406mm by 508mm), which Hurco says combines productivity, technology and value. The VM15Di 3-axis machining center reduces cutting times and heat transfer. It boasts a table size of 900mm by 406mm, with a table load of 680kgs and rapid feed/ cutting feed of XYZ of 36/36/30m/minute.
The quick and quiet direct drive spindle and CAT40 BIG-Plus tooling is said to provide improved surface finishes. It features a spindle speed of 12 000rpm with 17kW and 24 ATC stations.
The Hurco VM Series milling machines offer versatility and productivity with a compact footprint, one-piece machine base and solid case iron frame. The company says these small CNC machines
are loaded with big capacity, productivity and user flexibility.
The Hurco VM15Di is equipped with the Hurco control powered by WinMax software and the specialized motion system UltiMotion. The control is designed to maximise productivity and profitability by supporting multiple programming methods: conversational programming; NC programming and a Hurco-specific feature called NC/Conversational Merge that optimises efficiency even further. Additionally, the Hurco control’s technical specifications feature 4 GB RAM, 128 GB solid state drive, and 10 000 block look ahead.