NILES-SIMMONS N20 CNC Axle Lathe
The NILES-SIMMONS CNC Axle Lathe (N20) is a tried and true slant bed lathe for the finish turning of the wheel seats, bearing journal fillets, and upset axle ends for the reclaiming of railway axles. The N20 accommodates a wide range of axle lengths and diameters, and can be integrated with optional automatic loading and unloading via overhead gantry.
The NILES-SIMMONS N20 CNC Axle Lathe offers various benefits including:
12 position tool turret
Optional probe capability
Optional automated overhead axle loading and unloading
Automatic central lubrication
Reduced energy consumption thanks to the use of energy-efficient components and consumption-optimized mechatronic assemblies
Download the NILES-SIMMONS N20 Axle Lathe product data sheet — for the full machine specification, please contact the Machine Sales team.
Swing Over Bed
Turning Length Range
Number of Tools per Turret
A8 | A11
Spindle Speed Range
Maximum Spindle Power
Slide Travel (X-Axis)
Slide Travel (Y-Axis)
Rapid Feed (X-Axis)
Rapid Feed (Z-Axis)
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