Tsugami/Rem Sales LaserSwiss Machine Featured in Production Machining
November 13, 2014
Swiss-type turning did multitasking before multitasking was cool. Turning, milling, drilling tapping and other metalcutting operations have been part of the unique Swiss-type machine design for a century. Couple these mechanical capabilities to CNC and the sky seems to be the limit for the venerable sliding headstock design.
At the recently completed IMTS in Chicago, Rem Sales, exclusive North American importer of Tsugami machine tools, demonstrated a new machine with integrated laser cutting capability. The Tsugami S206-II is equipped with an in-house-developed Tsugami Automation 400LS laser cutting system, which combines six-axis Swiss machining with the ability to laser cut workpieces. Read the full story at Production Machining.