12/04/2023 By admin Off

What is Leistritz PW250 Machine?

The Leistritz PW250 machine is a type of precision worm milling machine manufactured by Leistritz AG, a German company known for producing high-quality machine tools for various industries, including automotive, aerospace, energy, and general machining.

The PW250 machine is specifically designed for the production of worms, which are cylindrical gears with a spiral groove or thread on their surfaces. Worms are commonly used in applications that require high torque transmission and precise motion control, such as power transmission systems, gearboxes, and actuators.

The Leistritz PW250 machine is a highly specialized and advanced machine tool that employs a worm milling process to produce high-precision worms. The worm milling process involves using a worm cutter, which is a disc-shaped tool with multiple cutting edges, to mill the thread or groove into the workpiece. The workpiece is typically held on a rotating spindle, and the worm cutter is fed against the workpiece to generate the desired worm profile.

The PW250 machine is known for its high accuracy and productivity, capable of producing worms with tight tolerances and complex profiles. It offers advanced features such as CNC (Computer Numerical Control) controls for precise programming and control of the milling process, automatic tool changers for efficient machining, and in-process measuring systems for improved accuracy and productivity. The machine is typically used for high-volume production of worms with high-quality requirements, and it is commonly employed in industries that demand precise motion control and high torque transmission, such as automotive, aerospace, and energy.