Modernization CNC Travelling Column Milling Machine SORALUCE FS 8000

Modernization SORALUCE FS 8000

manufacturer: SORALUCE
type: FS 8000
built: 1998/2016
control: HEIDENHAIN iTNC 530


  • New guide rails and recirculating roller shoes for the X-axis
    Renewing the slideway surfaces
  • New linear guides for Y- and Z-axis
  • New ball  screws incl. bearing for  Y- and Z-axis
  • Milling head newly mounted, bevel gear sets exchanged,
    new gaskets, tool cone re-ground
  • New bearing of the drive shaft
  • New rotary union
  • Weight balance overhauled, replacement of important components
    like flyer chain, head piece etc.
  • New protective covers for the  axle guides
  • New band filter system for the coolant supply
  • Tool magazine and tool changer unit checked and reconditioned
  • Hydraulic unit checked and reconditioned
  • Machine newly painted with 2-component structure paint in
    RAL 7035 (light grey), RAL 5010 (gentian blue)

Elektric, control:

  • Delivery and installation of a new switch cabinet
  • New axle drives
  • New main spindle drive
  • Replacement of the machine cabling
  • New energy guiding chains
  • Measuring systems cleaned and checked
  • New CNC control HEIDENHAIN iTNC 530 HSCI + handwheel with new control panel