Are you familiar with the different types of automatic tool changers (ATC)?

An automatic tool changer is an accessory that is part of those milling machines equipped with a numerical control, and is directed at making the operator´s work easier by changing the tools automatically, with no requirement for operator intervention. Controlled by the CNC, the main function of this automatic tool changer (ATC) is therefore to optimise machining times and to facilitate work on complicated parts with machining processes that require the use of a large variety of tools, thereby improving productivity.

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