Lathes - Swiss type lathes - sliding headstock lathes(46)

Sliding headstock lathes or swiss type lathes are ideal machines for series machining of workpieces smaller than 32 mm in diameter and are therefore ideal machines for machining small mechanical parts. They are widely used in the medical and watchmaking sectors. Sliding headstock lathes are machines equipped with different axes that allow the simultaneous machining of the two faces of the piece and the use of live turning tools and drilling tools. Sliding headstock lathes are characterised by very high stability and precision. These characteristics are dictated by the fact that the material to be machined flows through a guide bush and the rotation motion is generated by a second spindle that in addition to rotating the piece pushes it through the bush. This movement of the material (usually a metal bar) by means of the spindle that generates the movement and the passage through the guide bush distinguishes the Z axis of the machine (sliding headstock). The tools always remain close to the guide bush, ensuring maximum stability. For series machining of small mechanical parts using sliding headstock lathes, it is important to pay attention to the type of coolant used in order to guarantee maximum results in terms of chipability, flow of the enormous quantity of chips produced and, last but not least, to guarantee maximum durability of the cutting tool. Normally, maximum efficiency is achieved by using entire oil that is much preferred to the cutting emulsifier. For further information please read this article published on our blog: "The mother of the machine tools: the lathe".

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Used STAR SV 38R Swiss type lathe

M1903018431
In production
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STAR
SV 38R
2014
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Used HANWHA Hanex 17 Swiss type lathe

M1903016973
Visible
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HANWHA
Hanex 17
1998
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Used STAR SST 16 Swiss type lathe

M1903016866
Visible
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STAR
SST 16
1991
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Used Tornos Evodeco 16 Swiss type lathe

M1902988649
Visible
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Tornos
Evodeco 16
2012
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Used Tornos Evodeco 10 Swiss type lathe

M1902988367
Visible
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Tornos
Evodeco 10
2012
on request
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Used Citizen L25 Swiss type lathe

M1902984569
Under Power
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Citizen
L25
1998
on request
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Used Citizen Cincom B20 Swiss type lathe

M1902984088
Under Power
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Citizen
Cincom B20
1999
on request
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Used NOMURA NN 32YB2 XB Swiss type lathe

M1902971406
Visible
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NOMURA
NN 32YB2 XB
2014
on request
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Used TRAUB TNL 32 P Swiss type lathe

M1902968086
Visible
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TRAUB
TNL 32 P
2012
on request
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Used TRAUB TNL 12/7 Swiss type lathe

M1902967762
Visible
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TRAUB
TNL 12/7
1999
on request
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Used TRAUB TNL 12/7 Swiss type lathe

M1902967416
Visible
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TRAUB
TNL 12/7
1999
on request
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Used Tornos DECO 20a Swiss type lathe

M1902957483
Under Power
Good
Tornos
DECO 20a
2000
on request
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Used Tornos GT 26 Swiss type lathe

M1902942053
Visible
Good
Tornos
GT 26
2015
on request
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Used Citizen l20 Swiss type lathe

M1902939610
Under Power
Good
Citizen
l20
to be verified
on request
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Used Nexturn SA 12B Swiss type lathe

M1902938212
Under Power
Good
Nexturn
SA 12B
2008
on request
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Used GILDEMEISTER GLD 25 Swiss type lathe

M1802930701
Under Power
Good
GILDEMEISTER
GLD 25
2002
on request
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Used MANURHIN KMX 32 Swiss type lathe

M1802898737
Visible
Good
MANURHIN
KMX 32
2004
on request
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Used GILDEMEISTER GD 32 Swiss type lathe

M1802897887
Under Power
Good
GILDEMEISTER
GD 32
1999
on request
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Used MANURHIN KMX 713 SWING Swiss type lathe

M1802892610
Visible
Good
MANURHIN
KMX 713 SWING
2003
on request
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Used MANURHIN KMX 413 Swiss type lathe

M1802892479
Visible
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MANURHIN
KMX 413
2003
on request
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Sliding headstock lathes or swiss type lathes are ideal machines for series machining of workpieces smaller than 32 mm in diameter and are therefore ideal machines for machining small mechanical parts. They are widely used in the medical and watchmaking sectors. Sliding headstock lathes are machines equipped with different axes that allow the simultaneous machining of the two faces of the piece and the use of live turning tools and drilling tools. Sliding headstock lathes are characterised by very high stability and precision. These characteristics are dictated by the fact that the material to be machined flows through a guide bush and the rotation motion is generated by a second spindle that in addition to rotating the piece pushes it through the bush. This movement of the material (usually a metal bar) by means of the spindle that generates the movement and the passage through the guide bush distinguishes the Z axis of the machine (sliding headstock). The tools always remain close to the guide bush, ensuring maximum stability. For series machining of small mechanical parts using sliding headstock lathes, it is important to pay attention to the type of coolant used in order to guarantee maximum results in terms of chipability, flow of the enormous quantity of chips produced and, last but not least, to guarantee maximum durability of the cutting tool. Normally, maximum efficiency is achieved by using entire oil that is much preferred to the cutting emulsifier. For further information please read this article published on our blog: "The mother of the machine tools: the lathe".