Cycle Times Cut in Half using the Air Turbine Spindles® 40,000 rpm, 0.88 hp (0.67 kW) 650BT40 versus Okuma Machine Spindle.
Material: Steel Z40CDV5
End Mill: 0.15mm Diameter Carbide Tool
Depth of Cut: 0.20mm
Machine Spindle - 4 minutes - 12,000 rpm
Air Turbine Spindles® 650BT40 - 2 minutes - 40,000 rpm
At 250mm/min, the Air Turbine Spindles® 650BT40 had better cutting action than the Okuma Machine Spindle, reduced time to complete the part from 4 minutes to 2 minutes and showed no burn marks on the part.
Air Turbine Spindles® 650BT40:
The 650BT40 is a workhorse with up to 0.88 hp (0.66 kW) at 25,000, 30,000 or 40,000 rpm. In 24 hour operation the patented governed high speed 650CAT40 delivers constant high speed and torque under load with high reliability and accuracy as a result of its low friction power unit with few moving parts. No Duty Cycle.
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