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Machine Tools

The Mechanical Fabrication Center's modern facility houses a wide variety of computer numerical controlled (CNC) and manual lathes, milling machines, precision surface grinders, cylindrical and tool grinders, sheet metal and fabricating equipment, welders, and saws, as well as 2-ton overhead crane capacity throughout the shop. A list of inspection equipment may be found on the Institute Quality Systems (IQS) Inspection Room page.


Machine ToolsBrandQtySize/Description
LathesCNC Mori Seiki®18″ Dia. × 21″ CC
 American117″ Dia. × 72″ CC w/Acu-Rite® DRO 200T™
 LeBlond Gap124″ Dia. × 96″ CC w/Acu-Rite® DRO 200T™
 LeBlond115″ Dia. × 54″ CC
 Harrison® M460120″ Dia. × 80″ CC w/Acu-Rite® DRO 200T™
 Harrison® M390315″ Dia. × 50″ CC w/Acu-Rite® DRO 200T™
 Sharp®211″ × 18″ Tool Room Lathe
 Hardinge®19″ Dia. × 36″ CC w/Acu-Rite® DRO 200T™
 Monarch® EE212″ Dia. × 24″ CC w/Acu-Rite® DRO 200T™
 Levin® Bench Unit1 
Milling Machines [PDF]CNC Mitsui Seiki® VS5A150″ × 26″ w/MMK Model MD-500R NC Rotary Table
 CNC Hurco® BMC 4020140″ × 20″ w/Kitagawa® TB-320 NC Rotary Table
 CNC Hurco® Hawk240″ × 20″
 CNC Hurco® KMB1123″ × 14″
 CNC Hurco® MD1130″ × 15″
 CNC Bridgeport® Series I59″ × 42″ w/Acu-Rite® MILLPWR™ CNC System
 Bridgeport® Series I59″ × 42″ w/Acu-Rite® MILLVISION™ Digital Readouts
 Knight #25 Jig Borer w/Grinding Attachment1 
 Lagun® FTV-510111″ × 50″ w/Acu-Rite® MILLVISION™ Digital Readouts
Sheet Metal ToolsAccurshear Shear1¼″ × 72″ Steel
 Accurpress Brake 100 Ton w/Hurco® Auto Bend Gage1 
 Marvel® Vertical Saw218″ × 28″
 Horizontal Band Cut-Off Saw2 
 Vertical Band Saw Do-All2 
 Sheet Notcher1 
 Slip Roll1 
WeldersMillermatic® 350P MIG Welder1 
 Millermatic® 252 MIG Welder1 
 Miller® Syncrowave® 300 TIG2 
 Profax® Weld Positioner1 
 Miller® Syncrowave® 350 TIG1 
 Spot Welder1 
 Hypertherm® 1000 Plasma Cutter1 
 Motor-driven Oxy/Act Track Cutting Torch1 
 P&H Welding Positioner1 
Grinders [PDF]Cincinnati110″ × 22″ Universal Cylindrical
 Acer® Surface18″ × 18″
 Brown & Sharpe® Surface112″ × 24″
 Brown & Sharpe® Surface18″ × 16″
 G&L Surface18″ × 16″
 Grand Rapids1#10 Tool and Cutter
 Deckel® Model SOE1Single Lip Cutter Grinder
 Sunnen® Hone13″+ Capacity
Miscellaneous ToolsCarlton® Radial14′ Arm 9″ Column
 Burgmaster® 6 Spindle Drill & Tapper1 
 Hamilton Precision Bench Drill1 
 Morrison Keyseater11¼″ Keyway Capacity
 Electric Arc EDM Tap & Drill Burner  


Or call Mark Waldron at +1 210 522 6967.