NILES-SIMMONS RMC Wheel Machining Center

The NILES-SIMMONS RMC Wheel Machining Centers are CNC vertical turning lathes for the heavy duty production of railway wheels. Robust design, use of heavy-duty cutting tools with HSK 100 interface, and automatic tool change ensure optimal machining of forged or hot-rolled wheels.

The RMC utilizes a turn-milling unit for additional railway wheel machining processes as well as accommodating rotationally symmetric work pieces from the aerospace and bearing industries.

NILES-SIMMONS RMC Wheel Machining Center

Machine Benefits

These machines offer numerous benefits including:

Roughing and finishing combined in one machine
Automatic tool changer with 20 pocket tool magazine
Simultaneous tool change into tool magazine during machining time possible
HSK 100 tool interface for long service life
Intuitive control system utilizing Siemens 840 Dsl Operate
Configured for fully automatic work piece loading and unloading

Machine Specifications

Download our NILES-SIMMONS RMC Wheel Machining Center product data sheet — for the full machine specification, please contact the Machine Sales team.

Maximum Swing Diameter

1900 mm

Maximum Work Piece Diameter

1600 mm

Clamping Diameter (Range)

520-1500 mm

Clamping Stroke

82 mm

Maximum Work Piece Weight

2000 kg

Maximum Drive Power

111 kW

Speed Range

1-400 rpm

Maximum Torque

9.1 kNm

Rapid Feed

 24 m/min

Maximum Cutting Force

10 kN

Maximum Slide Travel (Z-Axis)

1000 mm

Maximum Slide Range (X-Axis)

1435 mm

Maximum Spindle Speed

5000 rpm

Maximum Drive Power

30.5 kW

We're here to help

The NSH USA Customer Service Center (CSC) is here to support you and your machine. As the original equipment manufacturer (OEM), we are ideally suited to keep your machine productive and operating safely.

We offer:

OEM Spare & Replacement Parts
New or Upgrade Services
Service & Inspections

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