New TNW-3500R Lathe From Fuji is for High Mix and High Volume Production

March 24, 2007
Perfect for Contract Manufacturing and OEMs, the new TNW-3500R automated lathe from Fuji provides turning, drilling and milling operations - all in one machine. The FUJI TNW-3500R offers easy change over, ideal for high mix, high volume production. A best seller in Japan, the TNW-3500R is available for the first time in the U.S. Twin spindles, a gantry robot and slant bed are among the features of the TNW-3500R. A live tool turret performs secondary operations; live tool motor power is 3/5 hp. For built-in automation, the TNW3500R features a FUJI gantry loader with a 22 lb. capacity and dual 10 tool turrets. The TNW3500R’s A2-6 spindle turns with a 15/20hp spindle motor and operates at a maximum of 4,200 rpm. A work stocker (12 stations), chip conveyor and a set of turret holders are included as standard. For user-friendly operation, the TNW-3500R includes the new Fanuc 310i-A CNC Control. Not only is the TNW3500R easy to use, it’s easy to set up – go from uncrating to production in no time. An optional Intelligent Load Monitor is available. Suitable for any application, this highly reliable monitor detects insert wear and breakage. No additional sensors are required. The monitor is conveniently programmable by touch screen. The recommended gantry robot work size of the TNW3500R is 190mm (7.5”) x 105mm (4”). FUJI turns the machining of a part into process perfection. When you contact FUJI, the part you will be machining is analyzed by engineers with vast experience in process and manufacturing engineering. With the largest install base at the major automotive manufacturers, FUJI engineers apply their experience with the FUJI machines that are built for automation from the ground up. These highly accurate machines employ built-in robotic automation, in-process auto gauging for quality control, and are engineered with the finest FUJI custom workholding, all from one source. This allows FUJI engineers to guarantee takt time, cycle time and CPK with turnkey and run-off solutions that are built for lean manufacturing. Using less manpower and more automation, FUJI machines produce the highest quality parts most efficiently and reliably. FUJI solutions are supported by factory-trained American engineers 24/7.• Spindle diameter mm [ inch ] - 100 [ 3.94 ] • Spindle speed rpm - Max. 4200 • Spindle motor kW [ hp ] - 11/15 [ 15/20 ] • Slide stroke: Z-axis mm [ inch ] - 280 [11.02 ] • Machine height mm [feet, inch] - 2750 [9'0"] • Machin weight kg [lb.] - 8000 [17600]