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Nanoform X Multi-Axis Ultra Precision Machining System
Details of the Nanoform X Multi-Axis Ultra Precision Machining System
Upper enclosure opens for cleaning
and maintenance
Nanoform® X
Small Frame Diamond Turning Lathe

The Nanoform® X is designed to increase productivity and ease of use in the diamond turning, milling, and grinding of optical lenses, mold inserts, mirrors, and precision mechanical components. The machine can be configured from 2 to 4 axis to produce spherical, aspherical and freeform surfaces of up to 440 mm diameter.

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 X Multi-Axis Ultra Precision Machining System features
High speed
HS 150
spindle and improved cable management
containment featuring
inner/outer enclosure overlapping tray design
control console features
Lower work
envelope and
integral TMC MaxDamp®
isolation system
Fully-opening upper enclosure and lower work envelope allows easier access
for setup and cleanup
Unique inner compartment design improves Swarf containment
Operator console enhancementslead to greater ease of use
Innovative suite of productivity tools reduces part and tool setup time
HS 150 spindleprovides for 5x improvement in thermal stability
Dual frame design with TMC MaxDamp® isolation reduces sensitivity to vibration
Industry leading surface finish less than1 nm Ra
Key Specifications
Turning Performance Surface roughness < 1 nm Ra
Form accuracy < 0.1 micron P-V
Programming resolution 0.01 nm linear / 0.0000001° Rotary
Load capacitty 136Kg (300 lbs) @100 PSI
Swing capacity Max swing 440 mm diameter