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Full-feature VMC is ideal for die and mold makers.

Fadal 2216FX is a full-feature machine that addresses rigidity, speed, and control standardization and capability in a rigid boxway-constructed CNC vertical machining center. Featuring Steinmeyer ERA+ dual-mounted ball screws for high accuracy, the 2216FX also has an industry-standard GE Fanuc Fadal 0i-MC control with over 200 advanced programming, operations, and troubleshooting features. Optional A1 Contour Control adds look-ahead capability to optimize acceleration and deceleration of the cutting speed.

A standard 10,000rpm 15hp spindle with automatic mechanical Hi/Lo shifting delivers a wide range of metal-cutting power. The shift point from Lo to Hi is at 2,5000rpm. X, Y, and Z axis travel on the 2216FX is 22"x16"x20" and it includes a 21-tool automatic changer. Additional standard features are chain hoist access, cool power thermal stability, remote manual pulse generator, rigid tapping, top splash cover, and full headstock enclosure. Fadal Machining Centers, www.rsleads.com/701tp-160

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Publication:Tooling & Production
Date:Jan 1, 2007
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