AME provides complete design-build services to go along with our machine rebuild services.
We can design and build special machines, workholding systems, sawing systems and more – all exactly fitting to your needs.
AME can also assist you with research and development capabilities and brings a talented engineering team, extensive manufacturing capabilities, and over 40 years of contract manufacturing experience to design and build a wide variety of machines and machine subsystems.
Anything we manufacture we can assemble, from smaller subcomponents to complete, turnkey systems. We provide complete performance testing, developing and conducting test programs that verify the performance of the component or system we build for you.
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Tailstock manually adjustable in x-axis from 50" - 180".
Precision 15HP Servo drive either by a worm or preloaded hardened gear mechanism whichever will guarantee best accurate service life. Maximum speed 3 RPM.
Face plates in head and tailstock have provisions to either mount customer 3 Jaw Chucks or knife bar fixture supports.
Higher accuracy can be achieved but will be more expensive.
Maximum weight of knife bar fixture including parts:
With AME you get advanced problem-solving expertise, and the proof is in our highly specialized systems. For example, AME is one of the few design-build companies in the world to offer custom milling heads for machining at odd angles in hard-to-reach locations. These built-to-order spindle attachments, an AME specialty, are precision engineered to fit your machine, expanding its original functionality while solving a specific problem. Numerous types of milling heads are available: straight, right-angle, swivel, gimbal and nutator.
This customer had two very large 5-axis milling machines of the same design which needed upgrades:
The rebuild of these two machines proceeded in the following phases:
1. Disassembly and inspection of machine #1
2. Reverse engineering
3. Rebuild of machine #1
4. Rebuild of machine #2