Before you buy another vertical machining centre attack spindle downtime on existing machinery by speeding up part/fixture change-over . . .
. . . and if this is your first or necessary additional vertical machining centre purchase . . .
MIDACO’s manual pallet systems are the key to unlocking the full production potential of your vertical machining centre - whether you have a large factory or minimal shop floor space. Regardless of your industry’s niche or specific machining application a manual pallet changer can significantly increase productivity without additional operator input.
Selection of manual pallet systems and options: Masteel/Midaco can retrofit a manual pallet system onto nearly any type of vertical machining centre with various systems and designs available:
Micro Pallet Systems™ with Manual Lift-Off
Pneumatic Lift-Off Systems
Front-Load Shuttle Pallet Systems
“Receiver and Pallets Only” Systems
Benefits of a Midaco manual pallet system: Whichever type of manual pallet changer is best for your individual machining centres you can rest assured that you’re getting advanced technology that’s proven to perform. The Midaco manual pallet systems are QC tested across 250,000+ pallet changes before being ever being released to market.
With your manual pallet changer you can expect:
Retrofit Compatibility with Nearly Any Brand of Machine Center
Up to 2,000+ Pound Capacity
Adjustable Legs for Access to Chip/Coolant Drawers
Minimized Spindle Downtime for Consistently High Production Levels
Increased Operator and Machine Productivity
Hardened and Ground Locating Bushings
MIDACO’s Patented “Dual Air Blast” at Each Contact Point
Multiple Safety Interlocks and Dual-Palm Button System
Easily Paused Job Cycles for JIT Production
Quick Pallet Exchange with +/- .0001" (.0025 mm) Repeatability
Optional add-ons for manual pallet systems: In addition to the base system we’d be happy to work with you to customize your MIDACO manual pallet changer system. Just a few of the additional features available include:
Side-by-Side Shuttle or Pallet Transfer Cart to Assist with Heavy Loads
Custom Cast Iron, T-Slotted, or Tapped Hole Pallets for Ease of Use
Pallet Transfer Bridge and/or Rail Extensions (Which May Be Required Based on Your VMC Control Panel Location)
Factory Extended Warranties That Cover 100% Parts Replacement