Northwood FA294FT 5-Axis Iron Horse CNC Machining Center – 2019

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Northwood FA294FT 5-Axis Iron Horse CNC Machining Center
Specifications (subject to buyer verification):
XAxis – (left to right) ……………. 180”
Y/V Axis – (front to back) ……… 142”
Z Axis – (up and down) …………… 24”
C Axis ………… .+/- 270°
B Axis …………. +/-110°
X, and U Axes Rapid Traverse Rate …….. 1,250 IPM (31 m/min)
Y Axis Rapid Traverse Rate ……………….. 1,250 IPM (31 m/min)
Z Axis Rapid Traverse Rate ……………….. …500 IPM (12 m/min)
X, and U Axes Maximum Machining Feed Rate ……… 1,250 IPM (31 m/min)
Y Axis Maximum Machining Feed Rate . 1,250 IPM (31 m/min)
Z Axis Maximum Machining Feed Rate . …500 IPM (12 m/min)
Approximate Total Weight…..38,000 lbs
Approximate Weight of Traveling Gantry/Ram Assembly……..15,000 lbs

One (1) 96” (2,438.4 mm) x 48” (1,219.2 mm) cast iron T-Slotted worktable.

Z Axis Ram 24” (609.6mm) Travel

Force neutral pneumatic counterbalance system with high volume quick response valves.
The vertical Z axis uses a compression nut for maximum accuracy and speeds up to 500 IPM.

One (1) 67HP-50KW, Liquid Cooled, 4-Pole Spindle with HSK 100A Chuck, programmable RPM up to 12,000. Liquid cooled spindle. One (1) High Performance – Fanuc Synchronous Spindle Drive. Direct Drive B and C axes feature outboard rotary encoders.
One (1) Through the Spindle Air Blast for through the tool cooling (Programmable on/off).

Two (2) HSK 100A “Fourteen (14) Station” Automatic Tool Changer Carousel
The maximum tool diameter of 8″ (203mm) per pocket with adjacent pockets empty and 4″ (101mm) with all pockets full. Total carousel weight capacity of 120 lbs (954kg). Maximum pocket weight is 11lbs.

Flood System Coolant Demand:
• 1 – Through Spindle Coolant 3 GPM @ 80 PSI.
• 1 – External Coolant with a capacity of 8 GPM @ 80 PSI.
• 1 – Wash Wand Coolant with a capacity of 5 GPM @ 40 PSI.

One (1) – Screw Auger, 5” diameter x 14’ Long, 8” wide overall length center less screw conveyor with a 2 HP @ 25 RPM drive. Trough is 3/16” thick x 5” wide with 1 ½” flared horizontal top each side. Overall width is 8” and overall height is 6”. Includes grating over auger conveyor opening.

Fanuc 310i-B5 “5 Axes Simultaneous” with Integrated PC-Features
Intel Processor – Windows 7 Operating System
19.0” Color LCD – Touch Screen Control Panel
Panel I Memory 4 GB RAM
120 GB Solid State Hard Drive / DVD-ROM Disk Drive
Network Ready (Includes Card)
Full Keyboard/Mouse Ports (Two (2) PS/2)
One (1) Parallel Port
Fiber Optic Interface with CNC Controller (HSSB)
Two (2) USB Ports
Two (2) Serial/RS232 Ports
Basic Operation Package 2 (BOP 2)

CNC Features
Automatic operation (Memory)
MDI Operation & DNC Operation
Schedule function / Program number search
Sequence number comparison and stop
Wrong operation prevention
Buffer register / Single block / Dry Run / JOG feed
Manual reference position return/shift
Full Function Manual handle feed (Remote MPG wheel)
Feed Function
Rapid traverse/Feed rate override
Cutting federate clamp
Automatic acceleration/declaration
Rapid traverse bell-shaped acceleration/deceleration
Linear acceleration/deceleration after cutting feed interpolation
Automatic corner deceleration (Look Ahead Expansion 1000 lines)
Feed rate control with acceleration in circular interpolation
3-Dimensional Manual Feed
AI advanced preview control
High-Speed Processing / AI Contour Control II
Program Input
Tape code / Optional block skip
External memory and sub program calling function
Absolute/incremental programming
Diameter/radius programming
Tilted Work plane selection / Automatic coordinate system setting
Workpiece coordinate system/preset (48 total pairs)
Direct input of workpiece origin offset value measured
Optional chamfering/corner R
Programmable parameter input
Subprogram call / Custom Macro B
Interrupting type custom macro
Circular interpolation by R programming
Axis Control
Axis Control by PMC
Axis Synchronous/ Simultaneous 5 Controlled Axes
Position Switch
Interpolation Functions
Nano interpolation / Nano smoothing 2
Tool Center Point (TCP) Control
3-Dimensional Circular Interpolation
Positioning/Single direction positioning
Exact stop mode / Cutting mode / Dwell (G4)
Linear, Circular, Cylindrical and Helical interpolation
High-speed skip / Synchronous/Composite Control
Auxiliary/Spindle Speed Function
Auxiliary function / 2nd auxiliary function
Spindle analog output / Spindle Override
Tool function/Tool compensation
Tool offset memory C (99 pairs)
Tool radius/Tool length compensation
Tool length measurement & Cutter compensation
Inch/Metric compatibility
3-Dimensional Cutter Compensation
Accuracy compensation function
Smooth Backlash compensation
Store pitch error compensation
Editing Operation
Part Program Storage Size (2Mbyte)
1000 Total Registered Programs
Part program background and extended editing / Program protect
Setting and Display
Current position display
Alarm Message/Alarm History display
Operator Message/Operator History display
Run hour and parts count display
Actual cutting federate display
Maintenance information screen

• 30 Gallon Horizontal Air Tanks with Top Plate
• Air-to-Air Booster Compressor w/Internal Regulator
• Coalescing Filter


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