The MultiTurn flatbed configuration and bed lengths of up to 6 metres means the Colchester MultiTurn is equally at home with long shafts, billets, bar stock, castings.
The lathe hardened and ground bedways are robustly manufactured from high performance cast-iron and fully engineered for maximum CNC capability.


Height of centres 380mm
Distance between centre 1500mm, 2000mm, 3000mm, 4000mm,
5000 & 6000mm
Swing over bed 760mm
Swing in gap 10600mm
Gap width from faceplate 300mm
Swing over cross slide 560mm
Spindle bore 105mm / 155mm
Spindle nose Camlock D1-11 / A2-11
Taper in nose bush No.6 MT/NA
Spindle speeds 3 infinitely variable ranges
Spindle speed ranges (26-224)(225-670)(671-2000)/
Speed Motor S3-40% 18.5kW
Tailstock quill diameter 105mm
Tailstock quill travel 300mm
Tailstock quill taper No. 6 MT
Bed width 480mm
Standard electrics 380 to 415V / 3ph / 50Hz
Electrical supply required 32kVA


Standard Equipment

Siemens 828D Control with ShopTurn and Manual Machine Plus
Manually operated tailstock
Electrically interlocked chuck guard.
Fully enclosed interlocked guarding.
Independent sliding operators console.
Machine Lighting.
Standard Electric Coolant Pump, Tank, Hose & fittings.
Machine mounting pads.
Machine Toolbox
Automatic Slideway & Ballscrew Lubrication.
Swarf tray (Roll-out)
Operation & Spare Parts Manual. Accuracy chart.
Hands on Tutorial & Quick reference Guide booklets
Manufactured to CE standards


Standard Control Features include:-

Tool nose radius compensation – ISO / ShopTurn
512 / 1024 Tools / Cutting Edges – ISO / ShopTurn
Program Guide – ISO / ShopTurn
CNC User Memory 8GB – ISO / ShopTurn
Additional Mem / CF Card – USB – ISO / ShopTurn
3D Simulation – ISO / ShopTurn
DXF Reader – ISO / ShopTurn
ShopTurn Step Programming – ISO / ShopTurn
Real Time Simulation – ISO / ShopTurn
Residual Material Check – ISO / ShopTurn
Technology Cycles – ISO / ShopTurn
Energy Monitoring – ISO / ShopTurn
Onboard Help – ISO / ShopTurn
Sinumerik Programming language – ISO / ShopTurn
Ethernet Link – ISO / ShopTurn
Background editing – ISO / ShopTurn
Machine alarm diagnostics – ISO / ShopTurn
Constant Surface Speed – ISO / ShopTurn
Coms – RS232 – CF Card – USB – ISO / ShopTurn