Machine Tool Service Engineers
This was a rebuild of a Matchmaker FMS3. The machine had become very inaccurate, and required a complete refurbish of the box slideways. This work was undertaken in conjunction with M J E S Engineering Services at a cast iron machine shop in Telford. (1997)
This next machine was a Matchmaker FMS5, again the Z-
(Out of the Box)
This machine came directly from Japan, and was delivered to Toyoda-
"M J E S 800"
The first photo is of the machine as it arrived at the workshop. We now stripped the old machine down and removed all the unnecessary components. A Heidenhain control was the next to be fitted and new DC motors to all the axis.
The right hand photo is of the machine leaving the workshop for delivery to the new premises.
Matchmaker FMS3 Overhaul
(1998 M J E S)
The rebuild was for a second hand machine dealer, who had bought them in auction and needed to resell them both for best price possible. As they were in a poor state, and in need of some TLC, we re-
It was decided that the best option was to move the machines into the work shop. Over the next month, they were worked on as a secondary job i.e., when we had time. This suited the customer as the machine was not going for re-
Both of the machines were sold into the used market
1` Table repair to a Toyoda-
On this machine, the seals had worn and oil mist was leaking from the air blow that keeps the underside of the pallet clean. The machine has a table size of 500mm X 500mm. The job took just over two days to complete, this was from Friday to a Sunday morning. (2004 toyoda)
The machine has a bed size of 200cm X 200cm
Stork of machine; X-
The factory was located in Ireland and made knee joints for the pharmaceutical industry. The table parts were shipped back to the UK and re-
Training with a leading Machine Tool company
Black Forest, south Germany
And after a little TLC
TOYODA FH1250 SX
This machine was installed by Sureserv for 2D CNC in April 2015. The machine was a second hand machine which came from Germany and was delivered on four Artic lorry's weighing 34 Tonne's. Over 3 weeks we re-
Column installed on to X-
Pallet changer going on to the machine
Main machine ready for the pallet changer to be attached
The finished machine
Toyoda FH100 B-
TOYODA FH100 B-
550 x 550 size pallet machine needing new Turcite
This machine had been run without the Y-
We removed the machines spindle and all the piping which was bolted on the rear carriage. Once removed from the machine we sent it to Birmingham Machine Tools Services Ltd to have new Turcite glued and ground.
We then re-
Please see below for the type of work we do
In conjugation with TOODAY Ltd, this 5 Axis 800x800 twin pallet, 120 tool magazine, machining centre was reinstalled as the company was expanding into a new factory building. A full service was also carried out during the move. Three service engineers, all ex-
decommissioned and re-
We were give the job of decommissioning and recommissioning this machine which was in Bridport Dorset.
Decommission and Recommission
The machine nearing completion. Only the surrounding panel work to be installed. The machine install took 12 days and a further 5 days to complete the machine guarding
Another installation. This time a Mori Seiki MH-
And tool hive. (January 2018) Year of manfacture 1998