Universal machine tool

Application Number: 00106932
Application Date: 2000.04.21
Publication Number: 1270873
Publication Date: 2000.10.25
Priority Information: 1999/4/21 DE 19918082.2
International: B23Q37/00;B23Q1/52;B23Q5/10
Applicant(s) Name: Deckel Maho GmbH
Inventor(s) Name: A. Gerisler;R. Satz
Patent Agency Code: 72001
Patent Agent: zhang tianan
Abstract A universal machine tool includes a workpiece slide movable on a machine bed by means of a motor for the workpieces to be machined and a machining unit which is movable about a plurality of axes by means of a motor. The machining unit includes a motor-driven work spindle for receiving the machining tools. To enable turning operations in addition to milling and drilling operations with a high cutting performance in a single clamping position, the workpiece slide is provided with at least one rotatable workpiece accommodation and an associated rotary drive by means of which the workpiece accommodation can be driven for carrying out turning operations on the workpiece to be machined.