New Equipment: Park Discovery CNC stoneworking center
The Discovery's SiemensÂ® CNC controls have accessible control screens at both tables. The simple touch-screen stoneworking system interfaces with WindowsÂ®XP operating system, allowing operators to program the 50-tool Discovery without needing to memorize G-codes. In addition, the powerful StoneCAM operating system allows operators to set-up complex processes at a remote CAD/CAM station.
The Discovery's 200-tool library allows operators to create customized profile edges. In addition, the Discovery's built-in laser templating system allows operators to create tool paths from templates that would be difficult or impossible to draw in a CAD system. The additional laser projection system allows efficient and accurate vacuum pod placement and outlines the tool path - saving set-up time.
This innovative, 5-axis machine has taken CNC stone cutting to a new level. This powerful, efficient machine can route, edge and polish straight and decorative radius shapes 1 cm (3â„8 inch) to 6 cm (2 3â„8 inches), with high efficiency.
Features include the following:
â€¢ X-axis (crosstravel movement); length of movement: 13 feet, 2 inches; maximum speed: 1,000 inches per minute
â€¢ Y-axis: (gantry movement); length of movement: 19 feet, 7 inches; maximum speed: 1,000 inches per minute
â€¢ Z1-axis (spindle rise and lower movement); length of movement: 12 inches; maximum speed: 500 inches per minute
â€¢ Z2-axis (saw rise and lower movement); length of movement: 12 inches; maximum speed: 500 inches per minute
â€¢ C-axis (saw rotation); length of movement: 360-degree continuous saw; maximum speed: 60 RPM's
In addition to the state-of-the-art features of the Park Discovery, operators also receive the legendary customer service provided by Park including: Next Day or No Pay parts guarantee, a full 12-month warranty program and 24-hour troubleshooting customer support, seven days a week. The Park Discovery also includes a remote operation and diagnostics capability via modem, which allows Park's customer service department to dial-in directly to the equipment for operator assistance.