Lathe
Hardinge Lathe
Hardinge
Hardinge Lathe

RECENT REBUILD AND REPAIR OF A CUSTOMERS HARDINGE LATHE

Review the rebuild and repair of a Hardinge Lathe. Our in shop experts completed the following: taken apart and completely realigned. The compound, cross slide, and carriage were hand scraped and brought back to factory tolerances of ± 0.0005″. The rails were removed, ground, and made parallel. Additionally, the head stock was rebuilt and the spindle bearings were replaced. This Hardinge Lathe was then finished with a machine gray paint. Quality control our highest priority was confirmed through functionality tests, all of which can be completed in just 6 to 8 weeks.

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COMPLETELY REALIGN X & Y AXIS:

GRIND BED WAYS TO MAKE PARALLEL

HAND SCRAPE AND RE-ALIGN APRON TO FIT BEDWAY

HAND SCRAPE AND RE-ALIGN CROSS SLIDE TO FIT APRON

HAND SCRAPE COMPOUND TO ALIGN WITH SPINDLE AND TAILSTOCK

BUILD UP ALL GIBS WITH TURCITE SCRAPE AND RE-FIT

REPLACE COMPOUND AND CROSSLIDE SCREW AND NUTS

HAND SCRAPE TAILSTOCK TO ALIGN WITH SPINDLE AND CROSS SLIDE

BUILD UP RACK TO FIT CARRIAGE

Completely cleaned and re painted

Installed a NEWALL 2axis digital readout