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                                      MILLING MACHINES, VERTICAL


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                                      Details to look for during new and used machinery inspection:
                                      Table working surface
                                      Swivel of head
                                      Longitudinal feed of table
                                      Vertical feed of head
                                      Vertical feed of table
                                      Spindle taper hole
                                      Table or knee feed range
                                      Spindle speed range
                                      Distance spindle to outboard support
                                      Maximum distance spindle to center of table
                                      Distance spindle to face of column


                                      Dividing head, vertical head, index base, spiral milling attach., rack cutting attach., slotting attach., measuring equip., vise, rotary table, tooling

                                      *This is one article in a series of How to Buy Metalworking Equipment. Each article showcases and explains a particular type of metalworking machine. They were originally published in the Metalworking Machinery Mailer published by the Tade Publishing Group.