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    Sorry, NTX 2000! Not 1500, my mistake! Yes the...

    Sorry, NTX 2000! Not 1500, my mistake!

    Yes the machine would actually fit my job, and we were thinking about Esprit Cam to manage programming.

    Well looks like they gave me a good offer, I'm...
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    I've got the offer. For a CTX Beta 1250 they...

    I've got the offer. For a CTX Beta 1250 they asked for 580k, without continuous 5 axis movements but only positioning.

    Then they offered me the NTX 1500, made in Japan, with continuos 5 axis,...
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    I think your answer says a lot! Ahahaha! By the...

    I think your answer says a lot! Ahahaha!
    By the way, thank you for your help.

    I think I'm going to ask for a CTX Beta 1250 TC 4A, with 12k rpm on the milling spindle, 2 ASA-J6 turning spindles...
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    That's pretty simple. Have a look to any 2 stroke...

    That's pretty simple. Have a look to any 2 stroke motorbikes crankshaft. It has a shape like a hammer, so basically to turn the external diameter the tool will work on a heavy interrupted cut. That's...
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    Thanks a lot. Any experience with interrupted...

    Thanks a lot. Any experience with interrupted cut? That's what scares me the most.

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    New DMG CTX Beta / Gamma 1250

    Hello everyone,
    I'm looking for infos about the machines in the title.

    We are planning to upgrade our factory with a multitasking machine and were looking to the Beta/Gamma 1250.

    We are...
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    Usually yes, the maximum diameter we machine is...

    Usually yes, the maximum diameter we machine is about 130 mm. Nothing big.

    We already turn those areas, as I said in the first msg, we are trying to get a machine that will do the 3 phase cycle in...
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    Okuma Multus U3000 vs DOOSAN SMX3100

    Hello everyone, I'm a new user of this forum so first of all thanks to anyone who is going to help me.

    In my factory we are trying to improve our working cycles. We produce motorbikes crankshafts,...
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    I'm not finding the related category on this...

    I'm not finding the related category on this forum. Even if searching for "Doosan" gives me many results!

    Sorry, I'm new and trying to figure out how to use the forum!

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    Anyone got any feedback on Doosan HP or HNP...

    Anyone got any feedback on Doosan HP or HNP machines?

    Thanks!
    M.

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    I was actually considering a Kitamura HX400. Box...

    I was actually considering a Kitamura HX400. Box ways and Fanuc 16i-TM.

    It's a 2007 but it's really in great conditions. About 120k...

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    Well for what I know, its not exactly how you...

    Well for what I know, its not exactly how you said, same components of course but different construction. And plus there is 4fh axis and a pallet changer.

    But yeah, I hope they have kept the...
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    The only thing I'm scared of is the reliability...

    The only thing I'm scared of is the reliability of the machine. The EC400 is going to be put in a production line, it can not waste time. I don't need a super rigid machine, we don't work with heavy...
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    We have a VF3-SS in our factory and to be honest,...

    We have a VF3-SS in our factory and to be honest, that machine works great. I'm totally satisfied for the job we do and it handles very strict tolerances. That's why I was thinking to keep on going...
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    New HAAS EC400

    Hello everyone,
    I've been reading a bunch of bad reviews about the old Haas ec400. Problem with the control, tool changer, coolant ect ect.

    The new model has been completely redesigned,...
  16. Yes, that's the same thing I'm actually...

    Yes, that's the same thing I'm actually analyzing. I mean, I do not know Mori seiki machines so I'm asking if in any way they have found the key to make rigid machines running on linear ways. Thanks...
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    I'm about to buy a CTX 450 Ecoturn and a CTX510...

    I'm about to buy a CTX 450 Ecoturn and a CTX510 eco, we basically work on motorbike crankshafts and turning means interrupted cut all day long.

    Material is usually 18NiCrMo5, would you actually...
  18. Ok, thank you. Could you be a little more...

    Ok, thank you. Could you be a little more specific? I've seen the NLX runs on prismatic guides and use BMT turret. That's the most rigid solution of course. But my question is would the CTX I've...
  19. PURCHASE HELP DMG Mori CTX 450 + CTX 510 Ecoturn

    Hello everyone, I'm new to the forum so first of all thanks to anyone who is going to make my mind clearer about my problem.

    This is the question: in my factory we have 4 lathes, one new OKUMA...
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