Japanese job shop report - February 15, 2019

How to survive in next 30 years: Takamatsu Machinery (2/2)

Lathe with machine width of only 1360mm is unveiled

The strength of Takamatsu Machinery is medium-and small-sized lathes for the automobile industry.

Takamatsu machinery is evaluated the ability to realize the customer needs and develop machines with high productivity highly in the industry.

In addition, automation system has been supplying for many years, and Takamatsu Machinery  has a good reputation for its good proposal to customers.

XT-6, 6-inch lathe with a machine width of only 1360 mm, was newly announced at this exhibition.

It’s possible to work with various automated peripheral devices that the company has specialized in.

At the venue, “XT-6” was connected to the compact machining center “MTV-T360” by Nippon Mektron by a compact loader.

As a compact automated system combining lathes and milling, it meets the need of high-value-added and labor-saving production.

Takamaz-Emag, a group company, proposed skiving of the gear portion of the shaft with a vertical CNC lathe “VT2-4”.

President Yohei Nakanishi said, “it will be delivered in 5 to 7 months, and of course automation is possible.”

Takamaz-Emag was established in 2003 as a joint venture with German machine-tool builder Emag.

Products of all Emag Group companies has been sold.


▶How to survive in next 30 years: Takamatsu Machinery(1/2)

Source:SEISANZAI MARKETING Magazine November issue

This article was translated by “T-4OO”.

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