Aries NGP Tool Grinder
The latest addition to the machine offerings from Schneeberger, the new Aries NGP, answers to the need for an affordable tool grinder with all the power of the big machines. Aries NGP offers almost 10 Hp duty rated power with the direct drive double ended spindle and the accuracy of HSK50 wheel arbor interface. The machine has been designed to fit even in the smallest space, barely 3 feet wide and just over 5 inches deep, the machine offers a 10"x10" work envelope, integrated coolant, and powered by Schneeberger Quinto Qg1 software, the only CAD tool programing software creating tool programs in seconds. All this made possible by the reliability and accuracy of the FANUC 31 series control system. The machine is perfect for sharpening hobs, shaper cutters, straight or spiral and any other tool.
Norma NGC Tool Grinding Machine
The Norma NGC is Schneeberger's universal 5-axis tool grinding machine for both production grinding and tool servicing. It offers a complete contingent for full automation: 7-station integrated wheel pack loader with coolant manifold, integrated tool loader and the ideal corresponding clamping systems for any tool type. Equipment with the new Zenon 3D probe measures wheel forms as well as tool geometries. The grinding spindle delivers full 13 Hp (at 100 percent) with extreme torque for highest stock removal.
The rigid and compact 5-axes kinematic is designed to assure best grinding results. The open structure and accessible utility compartment enables for easy and quick PM on the hydraulic and pneumatic components of the machine. The Fanuc 31i B5 control guarantees fast and accurate positioning of the machine axes and is marketed for its reliability and longevity.
The machine stands out in energy savings due to the automatic switch off of several user components after the last machine function has ceased. The machine reduced energy consumption by 92 percent in standby mode.
The specific machine application range and accuracy allows for manufacturing or sharpening of a variety of tools, such as end mills drills inserts, hobs, shaper cutters and a wide range of other tools. The Norma NGC has been designed to be one of the most universal machines in the market.