Fives introduces new Giddings & Lewis V Series vertical lathes

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The new Giddings & Lewis V Series from Fives is a versatile line of vertical turning centers for shops looking for a dependable, multi-purpose lathe capable of handling a wide range of parts, including pumps, valves, gears, bearings, compressors, wheel hubs, jet engine housings and more.

With high metal removal rates and high precision, the V Series lathes offer unmatched standard features and superior value.

All six models, with table sizes ranging from 800 mm to 2500 mm, have a hydrostatic ram that adds rigidity for heavy cutting and produce less friction for improved part finish. The infinitely adjustable cross rail is a programmable positioning axis able to handle a wide range of parts and minimize ram extension. No other vertical turning center offers these high-value features standard.