Clearly structured and ergonomic work area concept
Rigid mineral cast bed in 45° monoblock design for high accuracy
Work spindle with belt drive for high torques
Bar capacity dia. 82 mm, chuck up to dia. 315 mm
Orthogonal, linear Y-axis for high accuracy
NC tailstock with electrically controlled axis
Already included: the operating system iXpanel i4.0 ready with 18.5” touch screen - based on Siemens S840D sl
Structured machine design
The INDEX B400 represents a logical further development of proven manufacturing solutions within the INDEX Group. Individually equipped, this new flexible universal lathe takes its place both in tooling and prototyping, but also in production Decades of accumulated know-how is reflected in numerous design details, such as in a pocket in the panel above the mainspindle which ensures collision-free use of long boring bars.
Ergonomic operating concept
The generously dimensioned work area ensures best accessibility for setup of the INDEX B400. Main spindle and tool turret can be accessed easily allowing fast and flexible setup and changeover. The sophisticated work area concept with steep-sloping and smooth covers provides for the ideal chip flow and prevents chip nests.
Excellent access to thework area
Good chip flow
The patented INDEX W-serration for high change and repeat accuracy of the tool.
High change accuracy bylong fixing grooves
Extended life of cutting inserts
Ideal for a wide range of parts
With the universal turning machine B400, it is possible to machine a wide variety of workpieces from bars up to dia. 82 mm and in the chuck up to dia. 315 mm.