WEBSTER & BENNETT 54” CNC VERTICAL TURRET LATHE

A full machine refurbishment & CNC retrofit of this Webster & Bennett 54” EMNC Vertical Turret Lathe.

The machine refurbishment included re-grinding of the slideways to re-establish machine accuracies, refurbishment of the Timken Table Bearings, replacement of the Axis Drive Ballscrews, refurbishment of the Indexing Turret, re-engineering of the Table Drive system to incorporate a new Baruffaldi Proprietary Gearbox, replacement of all machine hydraulics, lubrication & coolant systems, fitting of a complete new Guarding System to meet with PUWER regulations and fitting of a new Swarf Conveyor.

The CNC retrofit comprised fitting of a new Fanuc 0i-D Control, new AC Table Motor & Inverter Drive, new Fanuc Digital Servo Motors & Drives and a complete new Electrical Interface, including all new control gear;  in addition, the machine has been completely re-wired.

MACHINE SPECIFICATION

  • Webster & Bennett EMNC VTL
  • Fanuc 0i-D Control
  • Table dia = 54”
  • Elevating Rail
  • 5 Position Auto Indexing Turret
  • 37Kw Table Drive
  • Totally Enclosed Guarding
  • Swarf Conveyor

COMMENTS

This VTL has been refurbished to a very high specification to produce Precision Rings for Aircraft Engines.

WE PROVIDE

  • Project Management
  • Mechanical Design (Inventor 3D)
  • Electrical Interface Design
  • PLC Software Design
  • Slideway Grinding to restore Machine Alignments
  • Ballscrew Refurbishment or Replacement
  • Spindle Refurbishment
  • Refurbishment of Gearboxes & Drive Train Systems
  • Overhaul or replacement of Hydraulic Systems
  • Re-assembly to OEM Specfications & Tolerances
  • Guarding Systems to PUWER Compliance
  • Electrical Panel Build
  • Commissioning
  • Factory Acceptance Testing
  • Site Re-installation
  • User & Maintenance Training
  • Full Documentation
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