Agility. Adaptability. Lightning-fast production capabilities. Makino knows what really matters to automotive parts production.

What matters most to the OEMs and suppliers of automotive, truck/tractor and heavy-equipment customers? Competition. In a global marketplace where critical tolerances are increasing and costs per part are decreasing, Makino is giving companies like yours a clear competitive edge with the machining centers, automation solutions, and turnkey engineering and integration services to achieve the lowest possible costs, all while providing the agility needed to adapt production to rapid production shifts.

Makino machining centers deliver where it matters most: part cycle times, together with greater accuracy, stability and repeatability, all of which translates to demonstrably higher quality and significantly higher productivity. It’s the level of consistent quality that Makino systems offer that have made them essential components of manufacturing plants worldwide

Learn how Makino Engineering Services can optimize your machining processes to achieve the throughput, quality and guaranteed cycle times you need to make your operations more productive and profitable. >> 

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FEATURED MACHINES

VMC
model
table sizexyzrapid traversespindle rpmspindle taper
PS65
PS65
36.2" x 20.0"920 x 510 mm26.0"660mm20.0"510mm18.1"460mm1,417 ipm36,000mm/min14,000 rpm14,000 rpm4040
PS95
PS95
46.0" x 20.0"510 x 1,170mm36.2"920mm20.0"510mm18.1"460mm1,417 ipm36,000mm/min14,000 rpm14,000 rpm4040
HMC4A
model
table sizexyzrapid traversespindle rpmspindle taper
a51nx
a51nx
22.0"560 mm25.2"640 mm25.2"640 mm2,362 ipm60,000 mm/min14,000 rpm (14K High Torque, 20K)14,000 rpm (14K High Torque, 20K)40 (HSK63)40 (HSK63)
a61nx
a61nx
28.7"730mm25.6"650mm31.5"800mm2,362ipm60,000mm/min14,000 rpm (14K High Torque, 20K)14,000 rpm (14K High Torque, 20K)40 (HSK63)40 (HSK63)
a81
a81
35.4"900 mm31.5"800 mm40.2"1020 mm1,969 in/min50000 mm/min10,000 (8K, 20K)10,000 (8K, 20K)50 (HSK100)50 (HSK100)
a82
a82
43.3"1100 mm32.3"820 mm40.1"1020 mm1,969 in/min50,000 mm/min10,000 (8K, 20K)10,000 (8K, 20K)50 (HSK100)50 (HSK100)
a92
a92
59.8"1,520 mm49.2"1,250 mm53.1"1,350 mm1,969 ipm50,000 mm/min10,000 (8K, 20K)10,000 (8K, 20K)50 (HSK100)50 (HSK100)
a71
a71
28.7"730 mm28.7"730 mm31.5"800 mm1,969 in/min50000 mm/min10,000 (20K)10,000 (20K)50 (HSK100)50 (HSK100)

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