Tornos has introduced a new concept for multi-spindle machines called the MultiSwiss, a flexible and user friendly 14 mm multi-spindle designed to be competitively priced, according to the company.
The machine is sold as a complete machining solution and comes equipped with all possible peripheral options integrated into it. The concept includes 14 linear axes, every position is equipped with motorspindles, with full speed and position control. Moreover the machine is the first multi-spindle with sliding headstock technology. The machine benefits from a whole new range of technology, for instance the barrel is lock through a torque motor instead of the classical hirt coupling.