FOM: Aluminium & PVC Machines

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Machines and solutions for the cutting and working of aluminium & PVC profiles

Fom is a medium sized European manufacturer, with 230 people working from its headquarters in Cattolica, Italy, in addition to external casual workers (temporary workers at peak work times, trainees and apprentices in collaboration with the principal universities and local training bodies, including international).

Geerlings has  been in business with FOM for close to a decade and are pleased to have found such a strong reputable brand in our endeavours with aluminium processing machinery.

The range of machinery from FOM  is extensive, and if you wish to get to grips with their brand and variety of machines, click here

Here below you find the basics of our best-selling South African machines from FOM Industrie.

The Mistral: Variable angle end-milling machine

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Available in versions with tunnel and without tunnel

Standard accessories:

  • Cutter sleeve
  • Horizontal and vertical vices
  • Speed variation of milling cutters with inverter
  • 8-positions star-shaped lenght stop
  • Milling cutter support

The Jet : End-milling machine

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Standard accessories:

  • Cutter sleeve
  • Horizontal and vertical vices
  • Plate frame support

The Calco:  Electropneumatic copy router

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Standard accessories:

  • Milling bit: 8 mm. cutting edge, 8 mm tang
  • Collet for milling bit: ø 8 mm
  • Ring nut for milling bit locking
  • Milling bit: 5 mm. Ø cutting edge, 8 mm. Ø tang
  • Template with standard figures
  • Template
  • Compressed air gun with spiral hose (for machine cleaning)
  • Packing with heat-shrink plastic bag

The Dali: CNC Machining Centre with 4 controlled axes

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Available in 4 and 7 meters versions

Standard accessories of the machining centre:

  • Electrospindle FOM 6,5 kW (S1) 17.000 rpm (ISO 30)
  • 7 position tool magazine. (ISO 30) Note: No housing of single/double tool angular unit and blade-holder cone
  • No. 4 pneumatic vices with positioning through carriage
  • Left sliding pneumatic stop
  • Microdrop lubrication with pure oil
  • Chip bin
  • Guard with receding frontal doors with automatic opening
  • Set up for fumes extraction
  • Electronic equipment “Tex Computer”
  • Mobile control console with PC, 17” touch screen monitor, mouse and keyboard
  • Software licence for FOMCAM program
  • FOMCAM training course (FOM premises

The Moxie: Double head sawing machine with Ø 400 mm tungsten carbide down-feed blades with manual/motorized control of the mobile head and manual titlting and rotation of heads

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Available in 4 and 6 meters versions

Standard accessories:

  • N° 2 tungsten carbide ø 400 saw blades
  • Cutting area guard kit
  • N° 2 horizontal vices
  • N° 1 Compact flash Memory card (only for M version)
  • Compact Flash card reader and USB port (only for M version)

 

For further information  on any of these machines, please get in touch with Martiens, our Service Director here

 

 

 

 

 

 

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