ALTEC offers complete Lathe Carriage Drive Systems for both mechanical and hydraulic carriages.
Carriage Drive packages can include actuators, servo motors or valves, servo amplifiers and controls.
Our Carriage Drive Systems integrate seamlessly into the ALTEC Lathe Control System and can also be integrated into existing lathe control systems.
We offer solutions for traditional hydraulic cylinder and mechanical ball-screw arrangements as well as state-of-the-art planetary roller screw systems. ALTEC has the engineering capability in-house to properly design, specify, supply and commission all mechanical and control components. When combined with the ALTEC Lathe Control System, thickness tolerance as low as +/- 0.002” has been achieved on Southern Yellow Pine.
Please call us to discuss the best solution for your application.