Mike Facchini of FIMS Manufacturing in NJ (left) and Marty McGill of Allendale Machinery HFO (right) showing of MIDACO’s Automatic Multi-Pallet Changer on a HAAS UMC 750. The AMPC is equipped with 19, 10” dia. round aluminum pallets, and it’s designed for both 5-Axis and standard VMC machining.Mike...Read More
Machine: MIDACO ADM-1SD on a HAAS DM-1 Company: Swiss Precision Machining, Inc. Wheeling, IL ph: (847) 647-7111 www.spmswiss.com Swiss Precision Machining, Inc. started out as a small job shop over 30 years ago with just two Swiss-style cam machines. Over the years, SPM has gr...Read More
“A manual pallet changer is really great for setup time reduction,” said Midaco’s Munao. “By dedicating pallets for different job situations, you can eliminate a lot of redundancies—whether it’s vices or tablework or whatever the customer is doing on a daily basis, they can have pallets dedicated to...Read More
“… Midaco will be happy to fly a technician to your site, cut a big hole in the end of a VMC and bolt on a shiny new pallet changer. The result is a device that can automatically swap an entire machine table’s worth of parts in a few seconds via an M code sent by the control. This frees the operator...Read More
“We have a Midaco Robot (Loader) and use it as a ‘pick and place’. The ‘pick and place’ is simply grabbing these slugs and placing them into a 5-axis rotary table. In the 5-axis rotary table, once the parts are finished, they are removed from the 5 Axis rotary table and placed in the original po...Read More
“Here we have a third pallet that we run in a VF-2 (Haas), and we have a Manual Pallet Changer where we run two pallets during the day and we run two shifts total. At the end of the second shift they throw this pallet in there. We utilize our lights out time and this pallet runs for about two ho...Read More
“We built this facility in 2004 and have out grown it already. The beautiful thing about this machine with the pallet changer is we can put two DM-1’s with Midaco pallet changers in the place of one of our VF-4’s and get twice the production out of these two machines face to face. That’s the gre...Read More
In search of cost-effective productivity improvements, Landis Machine Shop President Mark Lewkowicz looks for small, inexpensive measures to upgrade the equipment he already owns. Recently, he upgraded an upgrade. An automatic pallet changer had been added to a vertical machining center to reduc...Read More
If you’re contracted to deliver large quantities of identical components for a very well-known name in the earthmoving vehicle sector, you’d better make sure you have a fast, reliable, and repeatable manufacturing setup. National Technologies Inc. makes precision parts for Caterpillar using a fleet...Read More
Seeking a less-expensive VMC, K&G Manufacturing decided on a package consisting of a VF3SSYT VMC from Haas Automation (Oxnard, California) and a A4025SD APC with cast-aluminum pallets from Midaco (Elk Grove Village, Illinois). Since installation, the system has been used to run both low- and...Read More
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I just want to take a quick minute to thank (Dave) in tech support, I'm a service tech for Haas Factory Outlet, Torrance CA. I was working on a machine with a Midaco pallet changer that was having a little issue and he was able to help me solve my problem within minutes, he was very friendly, kind a...
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