St. Paul, MN (November 2, 2017) — Matsuura Machinery USA, Inc. announces a cost-effective, heavy-duty, manufacturing solution, the all-new VX-660 Vertical Machining Center.

The tough and robust VX-660 is the latest heavy weight vertical from Matsuura, the pioneer of vertical machining technology. Matsuura has more than 40 years of providing vertical machining centers.

This versatile 3-axis vertical machining center boasts high-speed, high-precision and high-accuracy within a compact footprint. The VX-660’s footprint is 17% smaller than the VX-1000.

With a very large Y-axis of 550 mm, the all-new VX-660 is equipped with: a high-performance and high-rigidity BT40/15K spindle; and 30 Tools standard with conveyor and 48/60 optional.

The VX-660 Vertical Machining Center will machine a vast array of materials from Aluminum to Cast Iron to Titanium, etc., and parts weighing up to 500 kg.

“The new VX-660 Vertical Machining Center is built using Matsuura’s renowned engineering technologies, yet it maintains an attractive price point,” said a Matsuura Machinery USA, Inc. Spokesperson.

“The machine is equipped with the original Matsuura 15,000 min-1 spindle, which serves as the ‘heart’ of our machining centers, to handle all machining applications from high-speed aluminum to hard-to-cut material,” the Matsuura Machinery USA, Inc. Spokesperson added.

Many features of the VX-660 Vertical machining Center which were previously offered as options now come as standard to ensure cost performance including: the lift-up chip conveyor (scraper type); workpiece cleaning gun; chip flush; air blow for chip removal; and CE marking to follow EU safety standard requirements.

The VX-660 Vertical Machining Center may be viewed in action at:

Matsuura Machinery USA, Inc., located in St. Paul, MN is the U.S. subsidiary of Matsuura Machinery Corporation in Japan. Since 1935, Matsuura has delivered unmatched excellence in high speed and high precision CNC machine tools. From full 5-axis, vertical, horizontal, linear motor or multi-tasking CNC machine tools, Matsuura has been the forerunner in designing innovative technology and manufacturing solutions to a variety of industries around the globe. Matsuura Machinery USA, Inc. provides the service, applications, and technical field support that have always been the Matsuura standard for business.

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