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MIDACO has been a top provider of productivity solutions since 1969, and companies from around the world have found that our solutions help minimize downtime and ramp up productivity. Our trunnion systems are no exception, and they offer the benefits of a horizontal on a vertical to maximize output of your machining equipment.

 A trunnion system can help increase your automatic pallet changer’s 4th-axis productivity. Columbus manufacturers can add the system to new pallet changer or it can be retrofitted for an existing machine. With help from the superior products of MIDACO, manufacturing companies can decrease spindle downtime—even on short runs—and increase overall productivity.

Trunnion System for 4th-Axis Machining in Columbus

Are you searching for ways to increase the versatility of your pallet changer without purchasing a new machine? Trunnion systems are an automatic pallet changer add-on that’s a smart solution. Our trunnion system for 4th-axis machining is for machines with stationary guarding, and customizations may be required depending on your machine.

Benefits and features include:

  • Only one rotary indexer is required to operate two trunnions
  • Will machine up to five sides of the part
  • Rotates 360° to use both sides
  • No cable management required
  • Vertical rotary faceplate provides increased versatility

Learn More About Upgrading Your Columbus Pallet Changers With a Trunnion System

At MIDACO, we understand that every Columbus manufacturer has their own unique needs when it comes to efficiency solutions, and our sales representatives can assist you in choosing which machinery is the best choice for your specific needs.  Whether you run a small operation or you’re the largest manufacturer in town, we have solutions to help you maximize output and increase your bottom line. Call today, or fill out our simple online form to get started, and we’ll get you set-up with a free price quote and consultation.

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.

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