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In a significant step forward to bring new CNC technology to the machine tool market, Chester Machine Tools have repositioned their CNC Machine portfolio with the introduction of an extensive range of performance machines available. The company can now provide top-of-the-range, fully configurable CNC machines that are customer application specific solutions for their manufacturing and industrial requirements. The new machine range features everything from high performance 5 Axis CNC Machining Centres and Swiss technology CNC Lathes, to integrated production centre’s, offering multiple cost-effective solutions for industrial and manufacturing requirements.   “From the start of 2020 we were committed to introducing a...

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New into our range are the Chester TM Series Turning / Milling Centres. These machines are the complete fusion of milling and turning and enables you to finish your parts from raw material to completed components done in one hit. The new model TM500C now has a BMT lower turret which offers a further 12 more driven tools. At the cutting edge of technology the TM500C is environmentally efficient and excellent value. View TM Series Brochure

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All production work comes in different sizes and in most cases a pallet shuttle system is often required to reduce load and unload times. The Chester FTV 4000 series traveling column contains all axis motion allowing pendulum loading in cycle to reduce load /unload times and maximising spindle utilisation. The high rigidity dynamic structure can have components up to 9 Ton on the machine table, this configuration also results in high Y Axis range up to 1200mm. Optimised axis drives and large diameter ball screws combined delivers fast rapid traverse on X,Y and Z movements. The options of BT40/50 spindle tapers and various spindle speeds to choose from makes...

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Chester Machine Tools are introducing the benefits of these new machines to market  and into our range for intensive manufacturing, Chester H Series twin pallet horizontal machining centres with 5 models available for multiple environments and application. The Chester twin pallet horizontal machining centres deliver productivity and performance, the key to this is to reduce the non-machining time to enhance the cutting efficiencies. The range is divided into High Speed and High Performance CNC machines. Machine Features: Increase productivity with no down time. Better cutting performance thanks to the high rigidity bed and column. Twin pallet changer provides excellent accessibility to the...

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A ‘High’ Performance note…we are proud to announce the start of our technical partnerships with Blum-Novotest GmbH and Tungaloy UK. A visit to our factory in Burntwood involved the installation of a Blum TC50 Probe for workpiece measurement, attached to the spindle and a ZX-Speed probe for tool measurement, on the table. The probes were installed on the Chester VF1100 CNC Machining Centre and set up to run a machining programme. The Chester VF1100 requires high quality tooling for its high performance CNC machining capabilities and Blum and Tungaloy provided the tooling required to complete the intricate CNC designs that can be machined...

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