The new CTX beta 2000 TC is an addition to DMG MORI SEIKI’s CTX TC turning centre series, which the company says offers affordable entry into complete turn-mill machining of workpieces with turning lengths of up to 2,000mm.

The work envelope will accommodate workpieces up to 550mm x 2,050mm and is claimed to have the biggest Y-stroke in its class.

The lathe has main and counter spindles with a torque of up to 770Nm. The company says the turn-mill spindle’s speeds of up to 18,000 min-1 allows the machining of complex work pieces and 5-axis simultaneous machining.

The tool magazine has up to a 100-pocket capacity and the option to use tools with lengths of up to 700 mm. The CTX beta 2000 TC comes with Operate 4.5 on SIEMENS 840D solutionline.