Mazak’s Variaxis i-300 simultaneous five-axis vertical machining centre (VMC) includes a high-capacity auto work changer for flexibility and efficiency. Designed for automated small- to medium-size part-processing operations, the VMC is suited for machining aluminium and other nonferrous metals for various industries, including aerospace, medical and automotive.
The machine comes with a multiple-drum tool storage system that holds as many as 145 tools, enabling continuous unattended operation and single-setup—Done-in-One processing. It is loaded with a 12,000-rpm spindle allowing speeds as fast as 30,000 rpm, complemented with the MX hybrid roller guide system to ease the machine’s use and increase precision.
Available software solutions include the Smooth Energy Dashboard to help shops meet sustainability goals and Smooth Thermal Shield to calibrate temperature.