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5 Axis Machining

Holford Group use the continuing cycle of investment in the latest technology coupled with the right training.

mazak5 axis machining is technology that Holford Engineering embrace in abundance, their latest investment a second 5 axis VTC800/30SR from YAMAZAKI MAZAK UK LIMITED

With a full 3 metre axis travel, 18000 spindle revs, full horizontal or vertical rotary axis table coupled with a ‘B’ axis of +/- 110 deg and a 35kw motor !, these are large powerful full 5-axis machines and yet are able to produce accuracy down to single figure microns. This speed, accuracy and versatility has opened up many doors for Holford Engineering, so much so they’ve invested in this second machine!.

mazakdiaComplimenting these two VTC800’s Holford have invested in a GF Agie supplied Mikron UCP 600 5-axis machine.

The UCP600  is a high end 5 axis machining centre with axis limits of X600 Y450 Z450 with Heidenhain ITNC530 control. 

This machining technology coupled to the most up todate Mastercam CadCam software ensures full 5-axis surface machining to a large but very accurate scale within efficient time scales.

mazakimgAll of this enables the most accurate 5 axis machining available personal development for all our staff. The result is a multi-skilled highly motivated team of people who are committed to the highest standards of customer service.

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Holford Engineering Ltd
Cromwell Road
St. Neots
PE19 2HP

Sales: +44  0 1480 217 271