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Kurzdrehautomat

English translation: fixed headstock lathe

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German term or phrase:Kurzdrehautomat
English translation:fixed headstock lathe
Entered by: Klaus Dorn
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04:30 Aug 22, 2001
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Kurzdrehautomat
It's a type of lathe.
I've found 'fixed headstock lathe' but 'am not sure whether that is accurate.

Would be grateful for any help.
Thanks.
A.S.
correct! (fixed headstock lathe)
Explanation:
The fixed headstock K'MX 442/452 fulfills your demands for productivity, accuracy and rigidity, with the 4 or 5 axes capable of machining simultaneously, this makes it a screw machine.

see link below:
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Klaus Dorn
Local time: 19:39
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Summary of answers provided
nashort bed latheUlrike Lieder
nacorrect! (fixed headstock lathe)Klaus Dorn


  

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8 mins
correct! (fixed headstock lathe)


Explanation:
The fixed headstock K'MX 442/452 fulfills your demands for productivity, accuracy and rigidity, with the 4 or 5 axes capable of machining simultaneously, this makes it a screw machine.

see link below:


    Reference: http://www.manurhin-kmx.com/anglais/index.htm
Klaus Dorn
Local time: 19:39
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4 hrs
short bed lathe


Explanation:
As an alternative: That was the term suggested in response to a query (Langdreh- und Kurzdrehmaschine) posted just yesterday.
See http://www.proz.com/v3/glossary/77447

See if that helps you any.

A quick Google search netted some 27 hits on "short bed lathe", 2 on "fixed headstock lathe".

Headstock is adjustable (transforms the lathe from a long bed lathe to a short bed lathe with ease); Tailstock clamp is circular for ...
www.jettools.com/Catalog/Woodworking/CatalogPages/PM20Lathe...

Because the headstock can be moved to any position on the bed, this
allows Powermatic 3520A to be a long bed and short bed lathe in one.
www.redmond-machinery.com/powermatic_3520A.htm -

HTH.


Ulrike Lieder
Local time: 08:39
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in pair: 3525
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