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LATHES

  • Up to 6m between centres
  • Up to 1620 diameter in gap
  • Up to 1010 over bed
  • Up to 770 over saddle
  • Digital read outs
  • Linishing attachment
  • Taper turning attachments
  • Hydraulic copying attachment

VERTICAL BORER

  • TITAN SC-22-27 VERTICAL BORER
  • Facing and boring up to 2630mm diameter, 1500mm bridge clearance
  • 5 axis digital read out systems
  • Work piece weight 12t
  • Twin vertical turrets
  • Working feed range 0, 05-5 mm/rot
  • Plate speed 1-140rpm

MILLING / FACING MACHINES

HORIZONTAL BORER

  • Table capacity 3t
  • 1600 x 1400 x 1200 xyz axis travel
  • PCD drilling with PLC electric control and digital readout with memory
  • Milling and threading and high accuracy optical projection on table rotation
  • Infinitely variable speeds and feeds

Machine Shop Update

  • SLE provides a large range of calibrated measuring equipment ranging from 0 to over 1500mm, including ball trammels for measuring RTJ grooves and surface finish gauges.
  • SLE’s machine shop capacity is unrivalled in Northern Australia. Machines are generally less than 10 years old and most have digital read outs (DRO) fitted.
  • SLE’s workshop is 2300m2 and all bays are covered by overhead cranes, ranging from 2T, 5T, multiple 10T (x 4) and a 20T (2 x 10T hooks) which allows handling of jobs of all sizes in house.
  • SLE can also perform fabrication and welding work to most generally used standards.
  • SLE out sources Nata Accredited NDT, Hydro, and Inspection Services.

IN FIELD MACHINING

FMAX 1500

  • Milling
  • Contouring
  • Calibrated drilling works
  • Creation of circular pockets
  • Circular oxy cutting
  • Flange facing from 400mm to over 1500mm diameter
  • Centering and support axis diameter 100mm
  • Tool holder arm 800mm
  • Radial stroke 200mm
  • Axial stroke 70mm

HOFFMAN PORTABLE LINE BORER

  • Line boring and facing

CLAM SHELL LATHE OPERATION

  • Pipe and flange facing, bevelling and machining

OTHER EQUIPMENT

  • Universal milling machines
  • Radial arm drills
  • Heavy duty pedestal drill for drilling QT plates
  • 12" Slotter for key ways and splines
  • Various hydraulic presses up to 250t capacity

SPECIALISED MACHINING

  • Fabrication, repair and sharpening of machine tools
  • Reclamation and machining of ring grooves
  • Tool and cutter grinder
  • Hydraulic cylinder rod repair
  • Repair of chromed surfaces
  • Tool post grinder
  • Grinding of shims to close tolerances
  • Linishing of hydraulic cylinder rods
  • Straightening of shafts and drill rods