Basic machined components are made in batches from a few hundred to as many as 20,000 for some common items. The machine shop has mainly CNC machines plus a few manual items and copes with 90% of our needs.
This view shows the two Hurco VM1 CNC controlled vertical machining centers. These both have 16 tool automatic tool changers and makes all sorts of parts like cylinder blocks, valve chests and many other complicated components.
On the right is the Citizen L20 sliding head CNC turning center with it's 3 meter bar feed.
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