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Bridgeport #FGC-1000, 5-Axis vertical machining & flexible grind.center for turbine blades

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Manufacturer: Bridgeport
Model: FGC-1000
Stock #: 11853
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Gray Machinery Company
77 E Palatine Rd
Prospect Heights, IL 60070-1811

Contact: Glenn Gray
Tel: 847-537-7700
Fax: 847-537-9307
Email: glenn@graymachinery.com
  
Gold Level Dealer Since 1966
Website: www.graymachinery.com

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Detailed Product Description


BRIDGEPORT MODEL FGC-1000 5-AXIS VERTICAL MACHINING AND FLEXIBLE GRINDING CENTER FOR TURBINE BLADES




General Specifications
XYZ Travels 40" X 24"X 23.5"
Table size (with 5 T-Slots) 45.3"x22.8"
Table Load capacity 2,000 lbs.
Rapid Feed X & Y Axis 1,575 IPM
Rapid Feed Z Axis 1,180 IPM
Acceleration 240" sec.
Spindle 33.5 HP
Spindle Standard 40-6,000 RPM
Tools diam (10) 8.5"
Tools diam (30) 3"
Tool change time 3.5 Seconds
Built in Bridgeport's UK Factory, the FGC-1000 Flexible Grinding Center is a full Five-Axis machining Center that uses the VIPER Process to incorporates creep fed grinding on a machining center. The Viper (Very impressive Performance Effective Removal) process is a patented process that was designed to produce small Turbine blades while incorporating a lean Manufacturing Philosophy.
The Bridgeport FGC super-abrasive grinder utilizes leading edge patented technology to quickly an accurately produce a range of aerospace components in exotic materials. The FGC1000 flexible grinding center provides full 5-axis contour grinding capability with onboard wheel dressing, automatic wheel changing, and high pressure/high flow coolant delivery to the work zone. Check out how this revolutionary technology can enhance production of aerospace, LBT, and medical components, to name a few.
As a result, the FGC-1000 Features:
Increased accuracy and productivity Reduced number of setups Smaller batch sizes



Motor Specifications
Not Available



Equipped With
Heidehain TNC 530 CNC Control, 30 Position Automatic Tool Changer,
Complete Flood Coolant System, Refrigerated Tank System, Nikken 4th & 5th Axis -
Tilt & Rotary Table Model A5X-130ZA,S/N 1113, Mist Collector
Table mounted Diamond Wheel Dresser



Serial Number
723525 Year
2003 Location
PROSPECT HEIGHTS, IL