Precision, complexity, flexibility. Makino has the solutions for the medical parts that matter most.

When machining for the medical industry, what you make matters on a very personal level. Orthopedic parts, medical devices and special packaging are just a few of an increasingly complex catalog of medical parts that have resulted in remarkable medical breakthroughs while testing the limits of manufacturing complexity and efficiency.

Makino delivers effective medical machining solutions for a wide range of products that continue to grow in complexity, even as they shrink in size. Whether taking on titanium alloys, cobalt chrome, stainless steel or the extreme precision of micromachining, Makino has the machines, the processes and the engineering solutions to manufacture the next breakthrough.

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. >> 

FEATURED MACHINES

VMC5A
model
palletxyza axisc axisrapid traversemaximum workpiece
F5-5XR
F5-5XR
39.4" x 19.7"1000 x 500mm35.4"900mm19.7"500mm17.7"450mm787 ipm20,000mm/min39.4" x 19.7" x 17.7"1000mm x 500mm x 450mm
HMC4A
model
palletxyza axisc axisrapid traversemaximum workpiece
a51nx
a51nx
15.7" x 15.7"400 x 400 mm22.0"560 mm25.2"640 mm25.2"640 mm2,362 ipm60,000 mm/minø24.8" x 35.4"ø630 x 900mm
N2
N2
11.8" ø300 mm ø11.8"300 mm11.8"300 mm9.1"230 mm1,653 ipm (X&Y), 2,205 ipm (Z)42,000 mm/min (X&Y), 56,000 mm/min (Z)15.75" ø x 15.75"400 mm ø x 400 mm
HMC5A
model
palletxyza axisc axisrapid traversemaximum workpiece
N2-5XA
N2-5XA
7.87" ø200 mm ø11.8"300 mm11.8"300 mm9.1"230 mm150° (-120° ~ +30°) Direct Drive150° (-120° ~ +30°) Direct Driven/an/a1,653 ipm (X&Y), 2,205 ipm (Z)42,000 mm/min (X&Y), 56,000 mm/min (Z)11.8" ø x 10.6" (with limitations)300 mm ø x 270 mm (with limitations)

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a51nx

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Case Studies

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Campbell Engineering Expands Capacity with High-Performance Machining Centers

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EDM Department Seeks Micromachining Solution for Miniaturized Part Production

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Creating Flawless Silicone Injection Molds for Medical Manufacturing

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 Medical Part Machining Delivers Precision Results at FPD

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New Control Technologies (Part 2): VP Control - Improving Large Part Accuracy

New Control Technologies (Part 2): VP Control - Improving Large Part Accuracy

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Onboarding to the Industrial Internet of Things

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EDM Probing Technologies

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2016 IMTS Preview

2016 IMTS Preview

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Broken Tool detection: Good, Better, Best

Broken Tool detection: Good, Better, Best

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Proper selection and economics of lift-up chip conveyors

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A New Approach to Machining Small Production and Medical Parts.

A New Approach to Machining Small Production and Medical Parts.

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New Control Technologies: Preparation for High Accuracy

New Control Technologies: Preparation for High Accuracy

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New Control Technologies (Part 1): Inertia Active Control – Optimize B Axis Index Times

New Control Technologies (Part 1): Inertia Active Control – Optimize B Axis Index Times

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Developing Statistically Capable Machining Processes

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Videos

Orthopedic Implant Machining on a Makino Horizontal Machining Center with 5-Axis Table

Orthopedic Implant Machining on a Makino Horizontal Machining Center with 5-Axis Table

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Micro-machining a medical mold of hardened steel on Makino vertical machining center

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Medical Part Manufacturing on 5-Axis Vertical Machining Center

Medical Part Manufacturing on 5-Axis Vertical Machining Center

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Automated Full 5-Axis Mold Machining on D200Z VMC

Automated Full 5-Axis Mold Machining on D200Z VMC

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The DA300 VMC: A Powerhouse of 5-Axis Productivity

The DA300 VMC: A Powerhouse of 5-Axis Productivity

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DA300 5-Axis Vertical Machining Center Reduces Machining Time for Complex Parts

DA300 5-Axis Vertical Machining Center Reduces Machining Time for Complex Parts

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Campbell Engineering Builds on Success with High-Performance Machining

Campbell Engineering Builds on Success with High-Performance Machining

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AFAB Adds Capacity and Efficiency with Flexible Manufacturing System

AFAB Adds Capacity and Efficiency with Flexible Manufacturing System

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Waters Corporation Makes New Innovations Possible with Ultra Precision Micromachining

Waters Corporation Makes New Innovations Possible with Ultra Precision Micromachining

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Automated Small Part Production on the N2 HMC

Automated Small Part Production on the N2 HMC

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Makino a51nx-5XU Horizontal Machining Center for 5-Axis Part Production

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U-Series Wire EDM Guide Maintenance and Filter Replacement

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Automated Medical Machining at Big River Engineering and Manufacturing

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Press Releases and Articles

Infinite Possibilities in a Finite World

Infinite Possibilities in a Finite World

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Medical Molding With the Silicone Professionals

Medical Molding With the Silicone Professionals

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Makino Brings IIoT Connectivity and Efficiency to EDM Processing with HyperConnect

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