Avior completed the installation of its first fully automated machining cell. The cell includes a 5-axis and a 3-axis machining centers operated by a Kuka robot. The system is fully integrated with the company’s ERP system and is fed by a conveyor that loads blocks of raw material or pallets. Using unique fixturing and a custom-made bar coding system, the cell provides maximum flexibility and can accommodate any mix of production without additional set up costs. 

The following are the basic specifications of the cell: 

CNC 1 : Matsuura MX-520
Spindle : 20,000 RPM
ATC Magazine : 90 tools
Max work Size : D 21” x H 14”
CNC 2 : Mazak 510c-Hs
Spindle : 14,000 RPM
ATC Magazine : 30 tools
Max Work Size :  40” x 20”
Robot : Kuka KR120-R2500
Number of Axis : 6 
Rated Payload : 120 Kg
Maximum Reach : 2496 mm