Tag Archives: CNC rotary table

Lights, Camera, Action! Another thriller shot in Lipnik nad Becvou, starring FERMAT’s WFT 11 with two CNC rotary tables!

March 14, 2018  

Last week, FERMAT’s rough-n-ready film crew descended upon the quaint, picturesque town of Lipnik nad Becvou, a beautiful abode of metalwork and manufacturing, nestled below Helfstyn castle and straddling the main rail line from Prague to Ostrava.  This Central Moravian municipality blends centuries of culture and commerce in a friendly,… Read more »

Video’s out describing FERMAT’s new gantry built specifically to its demands. Nothing else like it on the market.

December 5, 2017  
FERMAT Gantry in Lipnik nad Becvou_Czech Republic

FERMAT’s new multitask gantry was specially designed to meet its own production demands: extremely powerful and precise machining and top-notch performance, requirements for making the vital components of FERMAT’s WRF series floor-type horizontal boring mills. The gantry, custom-built for FERMAT, is made in mirror form, with two double columns on… Read more »

FERMAT’s Tag Team pallet exchange system Body Slams the workload!

August 10, 2017  
CC BY-SA 2.0_Broken Hardys Expedition of Gold_Mike Kalasnik

Why waste time constantly setting and resetting workpieces? While you’re machining one, get the other ready for a quick exchange that makes short work of the workload.  FERMAT’s automatic pallet changing system maximizes the workspace and minimizes the downtime.  It allows for easy manipulation of large and heavy workpieces of… Read more »

“Where Man Meets Machine”; Mach-Tech and Industry Days Trade Fairs at HUNGEXPO Budapest Fair Center, 9 – 12 May 2017

April 10, 2017  

In years past, “Where Man Meets Machine” (“Ahol ember és gép találkozik”) was the phrase that paid at this Hungarian modern metalworking venue held annually at the HUNGEXPO Budapest Fair Center.  Though they dropped this slogan for 2017’s exhibition taking place May 9th – 12th, we still like it; so,… Read more »

How to build a Monster Machine: FERMAT’s WRF 160 Heavy, from Start to Finish

April 4, 2017  
Construction Process FERMAT's WRF 160 Heavy CNC oversize floor type horizontal boring mill_machine tool manufacturer

A new time-lapse video from 2015 is out showing FERMAT’s gargantuan WRF 160 Heavy z 1600 getting assembled, piece by piece, in Brno, Czech Republic.  From a well-machined, sturdy bed rises the largest class of titanic CNC horizontal boring mills, stacked, fastened and fitted with all its intricate parts, into… Read more »

FERMAT’s Spring Cleaning

March 28, 2017  
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We like to keep our facilities spic-and-span.   And, nothing irritates our fastidious, meticulously clean crew of FERMAT workers more than a grimy or cluttered factory floor.  With production humming right along at a fast clip in 2017, there are two new machines ripe for the picking, taking up precious space… Read more »

The Nesting Habits of Monster Machines

January 26, 2017  

You can already imagine the newborn’s precious cry as the FERMAT family of monster machines, its WRF series of truly gigantic floor-type horizontal boring mills, tears out a fresh crater and builds a loving nest for a new member of its metal-devouring, industrial kin. The foundation’s taking shape at a… Read more »

LUCAS 5

October 17, 2016  

Although George has a stellar imagination and an eye for direction, he can’t cut, bore, mill, drill or machine a workpiece weighing up to 15 metric tons.  Sure, the force might be with him, especially when Han Solo and Chewbacca’s got his back, but he’s not as powerful and precise… Read more »

Milling with a new design that’s Not Boring

May 25, 2016  
FERMAT's New Headstock Massive Milling

Go ahead, mull it over.  If you require a lot of milling of lightweight structures or very fine, detailed surface work from many angles on heavy material, but you don’t need a spindle extension to machine in tight, narrow spots—and you certainly don’t need to bore—why not grab the new… Read more »

FERMAT’s Favorite Table-type Horizontal Boring Mill Takes Command, with a Robust Column, Large Spindle—and Powerful Optional Ram

May 12, 2016  

FERMAT’s most popular table-type horizontal boring mill WFT 13 CNC incorporates the latest technology and design concepts affording manufactures worldwide the most efficient and cost-effective machining of large and heavy workpieces in its category.  It handles the toughest manufacturing demands with a rugged column, a robust headstock, a spindle diameter… Read more »