DMG Mori Gantry-type machining centreThe DMU 340 Gantry has a one-piece, thermo-symmetrical EN-GJS-600 cast iron machine bed featuring cooling for rigidity and accuracy, claims DMG Mori. Working volume is 3,400 x 2,800 x 1,250mm, expandable to 6,000mm in the X-axis and 1,500mm in Z.

The company claims the standard machine version with 4,400 x 2,700mm table can accommodate workpieces weighing up to 10 tonnes, although the maximum load can be trebled on request. A range of HSK-A63 and HSK-A100 motor spindles, manufactured in-house, is available rated up to 30,000rpm or 79kW or 430Nm and DMG Mori says it uses its CELOS app-based control and operating interface to a Siemens or Heidenhain CNC system.