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If you want your manufacturing facility to reach peak performance, finding ways to reduce downtime between jobs is key. Since 1969, MIDACO has been a global leader in time-saving manufacturing solutions, and we’ve helped businesses all over the world reduce lost production time with our Pallet Changers.

This vertical machine center add-on is compatible with all brands including your OKK machining center. A MIDACO Automatic Pallet Changer, AutoDoor System, Trunnion System or other CNC add on is easily integrated to new or existing machines and is designed to be user friendly and to provide precision performance and maximize productivity. Stay competitive in a global market with our money- and time-saving solutions.

Increase Production with a VMC Pallet Changer Add-On   

A pallet changer from MIDACO allows operators to load and unload pallets, inspect parts, and set up new jobs while the alternate pallet is in use. Our VMC pallet changer add-on also allows your operators to focus more on quality control while also significantly increasing output. This allows for maximum performance while maintaining or improving quality.  Other features of our machining center pallet changers include:

  • Ability to stop the job quickly in case of an emergency
  • Reduction of set up time on repetitions with dedicated tooling on pallets
  • Easy loading for heavy and large work pieces outside the machine
  • Up to 32,000 lb (14,528 kg) capacity depending on your specific application (with weight evenly distributed on the pallets)
  • Precision ground steel rails include hardened and ground bushing for assured accuracy and durability
  • Extreme versatility with standard plain cast aluminum pallets

Solutions for All Brands of Vertical Machining Centers

No matter what brand of vertical machining centers you operate, we have solutions to help you get the most from your investment and maintain an edge over the competition. Enter a few numbers into our online CNC operation payback calculator to see how much you could save with a VMC pallet changer add-on.

Learn More about Our Pallet Changers for OKK Machining Centers

Contact MIDACO for more information about our manufacturing solutions and to request an estimate from a member of our global team. Call today, or fill out our online form now to get started.



Customer Testimonials

Our customers benefit from the automation and ease-of-use that MIDACO pallet systems incorporate into their machine centers. The enhanced efficiencies and dramatically reduced spindle idle time has boosted productivity by more than 50%. See for yourself with the latest testimonials from MIDACO customers.

Ability Metal Amplifies Productivity with Automation from MIDACO

Ability Metal Amplifies Productivity with Automation from MIDACO Ability Metal (formally Ultra Specialties Inc), a nearly 100 year-old American manufacturing company based in Elk Grove Village outside of Chicago, needed to find an edge against competition that is growing more and more efficient by t...

MIDACO Cover Feature - Modern Machine Shop Feb 2023

Critical labor shortages call for creative automation solutions such as adding collaborative robots to increase unattended machining. But why set up a robot to load parts one by one directly onto your vertical machine tool table and lose valuable cutting time? Instead, your robot can load a pallet f...

Woodpeckers Yielding 50% Better Spindle Utilization with MIDACO

Woodpeckers yielding 50% better spindle utilization with MIDACO pallet changers on their HAAS VMCs Rich Hummel started Woodpeckers Precision Woodworking Tools, located in in Strongsville OH, in 1988 as a woodworking hobbyist. He initially outsourced their manufacturing to a small machine shop across...

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