SORALUCE VTC Large vertical lathe

Avant-garde technology in a large vertical turning centre

  • Advanced SORALUCE technology geared towards maximising productivity: DPS System and Chip Breaker. 
  • Multitasking machine: a turning and milling solution in a single set-up 
  • Automated solutions: integrated palletised workpiece loading and unloading systems and robot-based solutions
  • SORALUCE head technology: a highly reliable, extensive range of SORALUCE tool holders and heads
  • Automatic head and tool changing systems
  • SORALUCE Digital, Data System: comprehensive monitoring package with continuous information of machine and process status 
  • Hydrostatic technology in the X and Z axes and a table for superior robustness of the machine
  • High productivity results incorporating a double RAM for improved chip removal
  • Excellent machining results regarding dimensional accuracy and surface finish
  • High thermal stability
  • Improved stability to enable high stock removal for components belonging to the aerospace, railway, energy generation, high precision ball bearing, mining, valve manufacturing and outsource and maritime sectors
  • Flexible machine: the vertical travel of the traverse enables the machining of short and high workpieces
  • Total machine concept design: complete working area analysed for optimal comfort, safety and ergonomics (maintenance spots, operator area)

Characteristics

 

VTC 5000

VTC 6000

VTC 8000

Table diameter

mm

4000

5000

7000

Turning diameter

mm

5000

6000

8000

Table speed

rpm

60

60

35

Table drive motor

kW

55 x 2 / 71 x 2 / 92 x 2

Max. work piece weight

kg

80000

100000

150000

RAM size

mm

300 x 300

300 x 300 / 400 x 400

RAM stroke “Z”

mm

2000

Maximum height table to RAM

mm

3250 / 3600

3600 / 4650

4650 / 6200

RAM traverse “X”

mm

5600

6600

8800

Vertical traverse of cross rail, “W” traverse

mm

2000

2000 / 3500

Live spindle power

kW

30 / 37 / 40

37 / 40

Live spindle speed

rpm

3000 / 2000

2000 / 1500

Standard ATC

No. tools

18 / 2 x 18

Approx. weight

Kg

150000

180000

220000

Customisation

Select your head:

Technical data

SORALUCE offers a wide range of tool holders positioned by a Hirth coupling and locked in place by 4 hydraulic clamping devices, thus ensuring a high degree of repeatability and smooth, leakage-free coolant and fluid recirculation.

  • Axial
  • Radial
  • Annual
  • 4 turning tools in 1 heads
  • Eccentric milling head
  • “Y axis head
  • “B” axis head

Working Stations

Turning table

Turning table

Applications

Machining Test

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