March 13, 2013
T&H Lemont, an Inductotherm Group company in Countryside, Ill., has installed a Hwacheon Hi-Tech 850YMC CNC turning center. The new machine expands the company's overall diameter and length capabilities to hard turn and finish products up to 45 in. dia. and up to 100 in. long.
The lathe features multiple, powered 5th-axis machining turret stops to handle large, complex shafts; straightener rolls; and roll tooling for large-diameter pipe mills.