13/01/2023 By admin Off

What should I consider before buying a C axis CNC Lathe?

When considering buying a C-axis CNC lathe, some factors to consider include:

  • The types of materials and workpieces you will be machining
  • The precision and accuracy required for your workpieces
  • The size and weight of the workpieces
  • The cutting tools and tool holders you will need
  • The available space in your facility for the machine
  • The machine’s controls and programming capabilities
  • The machine’s available features such as live tooling, sub-spindle, and bar feeder
  • The machine’s maintenance and cost of ownership.
  • The brand reputation and service support in your area.
  • The machine’s warranty and return policy It’s also recommended to visit a machine tool showroom or a local distributor to test the machine and get the hands-on experience before buying.