4107 Fambrough Drive • Powder Springs • Georgia 30127 • P:770-222-4918  F: 770-222-8562



VMC; 40" x 26" x 25" (xyz), 30-hp inline direct drive.

The Super VF-2 comes standard with an innovative 12,000-rpm inline direct-drive spindle, an ultra-fast tool changer and 1400-ipm rapids. The unique inline, direct-drive system couples the motor directly to the spindle rather than using belts. Less vibration, less heat and less noise than other drive systems provides better surface finishes, thermal stability and very quiet operation. The newly designed 24+1 side-mount tool changer uses lighter materials and a high-performance servo motor, for tool changes that take less than 1.5 seconds tool to tool. High-pitch ball screws and high-torque servo motors on all axes provide rapids of 1400 ipm.

Added options:

Expanded Memory to 16 MB: Allows loading of large programs directly into the machine, rather than DNC, for faster feed rates. High-speed static RAM is faster than dynamic RAM and retains data even when the power is turned off.

4th-Axis Drive and Wiring: Allows the use of 4th- and 5th-axis rotary tables for multi-side machining or machining complex contours and shapes, such as impellers. Yields increased productivity and reduces setups.

High-Speed Machining :High-Speed Machining with Look Ahead Feature Higher throughput allows faster feed rates and more complex tool paths without hesitation or starving the machine. This option improves productivity and profit margins by yielding a better part finish and faster cycle times. Using a motion algorithm called "acceleration before interpolation" combined with full look-ahead of up to 80 blocks, the High-Speed Machining option provides cutting feed rates up to 833 inches per minute without risk of distortion to the programmed path. This results in drastically reduced cycle times while providing improved accuracy and smoother motion.

Linear Scales for X, Y, Z axis: When absolute positioning accuracy is necessary, linear scales are the only way to ensure exact axis positioning under the fluctuating conditions that exist in today’s machine shops. Linear scales ensure positioning accuracy along X, Y and Z-axes by compensating for the thermal variations inherent in all machine tools. These scales deliver positioning accuracy of 2 microns to guarantee the type of precision that mold making and other high-tolerance machining applications demand.

Thru-Spindle Coolant: The Thru-spindle coolant operates via an auxiliary pump that supplies coolant at 300 psi to the cutting edge. This improves tool life and allows higher speeds, deep hole drilling and blind pocket milling. The result is high productivity and reduced cycle times.

TRAVELS  S.A.E. Metric
Max X Axis  40 "  1016 mm 
Max Y Axis  26 "  660 mm 
Max Z Axis  25 "  635 mm 
Spindle Nose to Table (~ min)  4.5 "  114 mm 
Spindle Nose to Table (~ max)  29.5 "  749 mm 
TABLE  S.A.E. Metric
Length  54 "  1372 mm 
Width  25 "  635 mm 
Max Table Load (evenly distributed)  1750 lb  794 kg 
T-Slot Center Distance  3.15 "  80.0 mm 
T-Slot Width  0.625 "  15.88 mm 
Number of T-Slots  5    
SPINDLE  S.A.E. Metric
Max Rating  30 hp  22.4 kW 
Max Speed  12000 rpm  12000 rpm 
Max Torque  75 ft-lb @ 2100 rpm  102 Nm @ 2100 rpm 
Drive System  Inline Direct Drive    
Taper Size  CT/40    CT/40  
Bearing Lubrication  Air/Oil Injection    
Cooling  Liquid Cooled    
Max Thrust X  3085 lb  13723 N 
Max Thrust Y  3085 lb  13723 N 
Max Thrust Z  3923 lb  17450 N 
Rapids on X   1400 in/min  35.6 m/min 
Rapids on Y  1400 in/min  35.6 m/min 
Rapids on Z  1400 in/min  35.6 m/min 
Max Cutting  833 in/min  21.2 m/min 
Max Tool Diameter (full)  3.0 "  76 mm 
Max Tool Weight  12 lb  5.4 kg 
Capacity  24+1    
Changer Type  SMTC   SMTC  
Tool-to-Tool (avg)  1.6 sec  1.6 sec 
Chip-to-Chip (avg)  2.2 sec  2.2 sec 
Positioning (±)  0.0002 "  0.005 mm 
Repeatability  0.0001 "  0.003 mm 
GENERAL  S.A.E. Metric
Air Required  4 scfm, 100 psi  113 L/min, 6.9 bar 
Power Required (continuous)  28 kVA;
200-250 VAC @ 100A,
3-phase; 50-60 Hz  
28 kVA;
200-250 VAC @ 100A,
3-phase; 50-60 Hz  
Machine Weight  14,000 lb  6350 kg