July 22, 2017
High speed lens array for automotive headlamp mold
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Z axis tooling plate showing fast tool servo, grinding spindle, roughing and finishing tools, and Ultracomp metrology probe, along with a 255 mm diameter part and tool setting station on the workholding spindle
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Nanoform® 1000
Multi-Axis Ultra Precision Machining System
Whether you need to manufacture large parts today, have the flexibility to adapt to future market requirements, or simply save valuable tool setting time.

The Nanoform® L 1000 is precisely the machine you need.
The Nanoform® L 1000 has the largest swing capacity of any standard production ultra precision machining system available on the market.
It is designed for the ultimate productivity and flexibility in diamond turning and deterministic microgrinding of optical lenses, mold inserts, mirrors, and precision mechanical components. The machine can be configured with two, three, or four axes to produce spherical, aspherical, and freeform surfaces.
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Save valuable tool setting time 606 mm Z axis tooling plate, able to accommodate multiple tools, metrology devices, and milling/grinding spindles
Flexibility to manufacture parts up to 1 meter 500 mm of X axis travel and ultimate load capacity of 170 kg (375 lbs)
Performance rivaling that of small frame lathes enlarged X axis granite base, resulting surface finish of less than 1.25 nm ra
Reduced sensitivity to vibration
integral TMC MaxDamp® isolation system
Key Features

• 606 mm Z axis tooling plate
• HD-160 working holding spindle
• 500 mm X axis slide travel
• Expanded upper enclosure
Key Specifications
Turning performance Surface finish < 1.25 nm Ra Form accuracy < 0.125 micron P-V
Linear hydrostatic slideway travel X: 500 mm (19.7 inch)
Z: 300 mm (11.8 inch)
Ultimate load capacity when equipped with HD-160 spindle 170kg (375 lbs)
@ 100 psi supply pressure
Standard swing capacity Max swing 1 meter diameter
Complete Nanoform® L 1000 Specifications
Since 1962, Precitech has delivered complete ultra precision solutions and maintains an installed base of over 1,500 systems worldwide. We continue to define the state-of-the-art, enhancing accuracy, productivity, and ease of use.

Precitech is ultra precision machining solutions.

Nanoform L 1000
0.831 nm surface finish on 1/2" nickel cut at 3000 RPM a feed rate of 5 mm/min
0.102¨ μm form accuracy on 3" aluminum cut at 3000 RPM at a feed rate of 10 mm/nm