L LINE – NEW 2-SPINDLE HONING MACHINE DESIGNED FOR LONG COMPONENTS
22. October 2020
For the machining of very long bores with diameters < 20 mm, for a long time 3-spindle honing machines were the unsurpassed state of the art. Many KADIA customers all over the world have proven these machines. However, the common process sequence with rough, intermediate and finish honing requires a relatively complex machine concept with high space requirements at corresponding costs.
For KADIA this was one reason to develop a new compact high-performance machine for long-stroke honing with only two honing spindles: the L line.
With higher oscillation speeds and new HMC 100 functions, KADIA engineers have succeeded in increasing the material removal during rough honing by 100 percent, thus eliminating intermediate honing.
Among the other highlights of the L line are a completely enclosed housing with suction system, a user-friendly two-level workspace and an automatic clamping of the workpieces. Furthermore, the compact design with integrated control cabinet reduces the footprint by 40 percent. For all information on the new L line, click here.
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