NILES-SIMMONS RQ/RQQ Wheel Machining Centers
The NILES-SIMMONS RQ/RQQ Wheel Machining Centers are CNC vertical lathes for the heavy duty production of railway wheels. Robust design, use of heavy-duty cutting tools with Capto C10 interface, and automatic tool change ensure optimal machining of forged or hot-rolled wheels.
The machine can be configured with one (RQ) or two turning tool posts (RQQ) to best match your production goals.
These machines offer numerous benefits including:
Roughing and finishing combined in one machine
Automatic tool changer with one 12 pocket tool magazine per turning tool post
Simultaneous tool change into tool magazine during machining time possible
C10 / HSK100 tool interface for long service life
Intuitive control system utilizing Siemens 840 Dsl Operate
Configured for fully automatic work piece loading and unloading
Download the NILES-SIMMONS RQ/RQQ Wheel Machining Centers product data sheet — for the full machine specification, please contact the Machine Sales team.
Maximum Swing Diameter
Maximum Work Piece Diameter
Clamping Diameter (Range)
Maximum Work Piece Weight
RQ Maximum Drive Power
RQQ Maximum Drive Power
RQ/RQQ Speed Range
Maximum Cutting Force
Maximum Slide Travel (Z-Axis)
Maximum Slide Range (X-Axis)
Maximum Slide Range (RQQ 2nd X-Axis)
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