New Citizen sliding head lathe for Technoturn

Date: 29 May 19

Continued investment see's Technoturn add to their fleet of sliding head lathes with a new Citizen L20 with LFV Technology.

Citizen LFV Cutting Technology – Reduced Chip Sizes

  • Programmable chip control
  • Chips are broken up and do not become entangled with the material or tool.
  • Cutting resistance is lowered.
  • Reduce or remove the need for high pressure coolant
  • No built-up edge is formed.
  • The machining temperature doesn’t rise so there is little susceptibility to distortion.
  • Tool life is extended.
  • Very fine cuts are possible