Tag Archives: gun drilling

In the Market for a Horizontal Machining Center (HMC)? Consider the less-expensive & extremely precise alternative—FERMAT’s WFC 10 CNC

December 13, 2016  
FERMAT's WFC 10 CNC crosswise table type horizontal boring mill

FERMAT’s WFC 10 CNC can do the job at a fraction of the price.  With its fixed column providing excellent rigidity, its ingenious crosswise CNC rotary table construction (the table moves flawlessly in both X and Z axes), and a spindle diameter of 100 mm (or optional 110 mm), this… Read more »

Prague to Milan, a Weekend Getaway

March 3, 2016  
Flight over the Alps from Prague, Czech Republic, to Milan, Italy, on an ATR 72-500

How many blades does it take to propel an ATR 72-500 aircraft (which has a length of 27.2 meters, a wingspan of 27.1 meters, is carrying a load of 22,500 kg, and flying at a maximum speed of 695 km/h) over the Alps, from Prague to Milan?  FERMAT’s Director of… Read more »

Dressed Up and Ready to Go; FERMAT’s newly-designed WFC 10 CNC is Chic—and Packs a Punch

January 22, 2016  
Crosswise Table Type CNC Horizontal Boring Mill, circular interpolation, gun drilling, face milling, side cutting

FERMAT’s engineers and technicians have designed a stylish, powerful little table-type of horizontal boring mill that has taken the machine-tool catwalk by storm.  This petite model, the smallest in FERMAT’s line of CNC horizontal boring mills, is equipped with a spindle diameter of either 100 mm or 110 mm, and… Read more »