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Bridgeport V480 APC Shines in Speed, Savings and Size

noviembre 16, 2022 - Blog, Fresado
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Today’s environment has not changed as manufacturing companies expect to produce quality products quicker and in the most cost effective manner. As a new-generation machine, Bridgeport V480 Automatic Pallet Changer (APC), with its automation features, checks all the boxes and more for what every job shop embraces when it comes to savings and expediency.

A fully digital machine tool, Bridgeport V480 APC uses the FANUC control to increase the ability to yield the greatest capacity and performance in job shops, original equipment manufacturers, and any other markets looking to maximize productivity through automation. With the automatic pallet changer, a manufacturer can run two jobs with minimal set-up time.


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Most milling machines feature one table, but the Bridgeport V480 APC removes the boundaries for running a first and second operation simultaneously. A manufacturer could be running one job on one pallet. Then, with that job running, the company could set up the second job on the second pallet while the machine is completing the first job.

The Bridgeport V480 APC does not require a large area (a footprint of only 5′ x 8′) to set up. Because of its dimensions, the Bridgeport V480 APC is considered to be a small and economical piece of equipment.

As automation becomes more popular, the Bridgeport V480 APC stands to meet a specific need in today’s factory settings. Today’s trend highlights more “lights-out” manufacturing, where job shops are running their operations on a 24/7 basis. Even when workers are off-shift, the machinery is operating as it would during the day. With the Bridgeport V480 APC, a project’s set up time is basically nothing.


Among some of the key characteristics for the Bridgeport V480 APC, here are some highlights of the machine:

  • Mayor eficiencia: tiempo de ciclo de trabajo de mecanizado más rápido y menor tiempo de corte.
  • Estructura rígida: mayor vida útil de la herramienta y mayor capacidad de corte pesado.
  • Precisión excelente y estable: precisión estática y de corte estable.

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