VORTEX 1400/160-II

Process: 5-Axis


The VORTEX 1400/160-II 5-axis Vertical Machining Centers delivers high productivity through full simultaneous 5-axis machining as well as multiple surface machining capabilities. The machine features a large table for processing big complex workpieces such as those often found in the aerospace industry. Its tilt/rotary spindle with +/-40 degrees of motion as well as its pallet changing highlight machine's productivity capabilities.


  • High speed, simultaneous 5-axis and multiple surface machining
  • Tilt-rotary spindle with +/-40 degrees of motion
  • Large table size
  • CAT 50-taper 10,000 rpm / 50 hp spindle
  • Tool storage capacities from 30 to 120 tools available
  • Two-pallet changing

Machine Specifications

Specification Values
Capacity Maximum Workpiece Diameter 49.210 in / 1250 mm
Maximum Workpiece Height 157.480 in / 4000 mm
Spindle Spindle Taper 50
Maximum Speed 10000 rpm
Motor Output (30 minute rating) 50.0 hp / 37 kw
Magazine Number of Tools 30
Rotary Axes Table Tilt (A axis) 80 degrees
Spindle Tilt (B axis) 80 degrees
Feed Axes Travel (X Axis) 165.35 in / 4200 mm
Travel (Y Axis) 55.12 in / 1400 mm
Travel (Z Axis) 24.02 in / 610 mm