Hardinge Announces New CNC Turning Center Family Release

ELMIRA, NY: Hardinge Inc. (www.hardinge.com) a leading international provider of advanced metal-cutting solutions announces the release of their newest family of CNC Turning Centers, the TALENT® 42 and 51. 

The Hardinge TALENT® Series machines offer an exceptional combination of features for accuracy, flexibility, and durability in a compact design. The unique collet-ready main and sub-spindle design will increase part accuracy and improve surface finish. The TALENT Series offer’s two separate base structures (short and standard bed lengths). It features a robust one-piece cast iron base, heavy duty roller linear guideways, and ball screws. The many standard value-added features include through-tool and headwall air/coolant for both main and sub-spindles, foot switches, chip conveyor interface, bar feed interface, air hose with an air gun. These machines feature the Fanuc OiTF CNC control which includes many value-added features. 

The Talent Series is available with a wide variety of options including: 

  • Live Tooling
  • Y-Axis
  • Servo Tailstock
  • Sub Spindle
  • Parts Catcher
  • Chip Conveyor
  • Bar Feeds 

A company spokesperson noted “This new product exemplifies our commitment to producing the highest quality machines for the global marketplace.  We are proud to add this new machine family to our product line”.

About Hardinge Inc.

Hardinge is a leading global designer and manufacturer of high precision, computer-controlled machine tool solutions developed for critical, hard-to-machine metal parts and of technologically advanced workholding accessories.  The Company’s strategy is to leverage its global brand strength to further penetrate global market opportunities where customers will benefit from the technologically advanced, high quality, reliable products Hardinge produces. With approximately two thirds of its sales outside of North America, Hardinge serves the worldwide metal working market. Hardinge’s machine tool and accessory solutions can also be found in a broad base of industries to include aerospace, agricultural, automotive, construction, consumer products, defense, energy, medical, technology and transportation. 

Hardinge applies its engineering design and manufacturing expertise in SUPER- PRECISION(TM) and precision CNC Lathes, high performance Machining Centers, high-end cylindrical and jig Grinding machines, and technologically advanced Workholding. Hardinge is also the world’s largest manufacturer of collets (5C Collets, 16C Collets, 20C Collets, Swiss Collets and other styles) for all brands of machines including custom engineered solutions. Hardinge has manufacturing operations in China, France, Germany, India, Switzerland, Taiwan, United Kingdom and the United States. For more information, please visit http://www.hardinge.com.

About Morris Group, Inc.

Morris Group, Inc. (www.morrisgroupinc.com), one of North America’s largest machine tool supply networks, owns fourteen independently operated business units. It supplies CNC machine tools and related technology and services to manufacturers representing virtually every industry segment. Morris Group, Inc. is headquartered in Windsor, Connecticut, home of its founding company, The Robert E. Morris Company, which has served the manufacturing industry since 1941.