Vertical Machining Centres

WD Hearn Machine Tools offer a variety of Vertical Machining Centers catering for every application and every budget, every configuration of machine, and we support a large variety of CNC Motion Control Systems, with emphasis and special skills on Siemens and Mitsubishi. Our core business is FFG Leadwell from Taiwan, selling since 1987 with over 1000 Leadwell macines being installed throughout Southern Africa. Leadwell offer a variety of Linear and Box way machines. In the premium sector, we offer Kitamura from Japan, the ultimate in machine accuracy. 

V-12iP ( Unique Design )

 

  • 300 x 400 x 510mm Travels
  • High End Machine 
  • Linear Way Machining Center
  • Coolant Through Spindle Preparation
  • 48m/min Rapid Traverse
  • Most compact VMC design on the market designed for a multiple machine configuration side by side
  • Designed for shops with minimal floor space doing mass production on tough materials with small workpieces
  • BT40 Spindle Taper 
  • Double Screws Precision Ball Screws
  • Base Flushing
  • LED Lighting 
  • Front auto door with rodless cylinder
  • Arm Type 24 Position Servo ATC
  • Available with Siemens 828D or Fanuc 

V-22i

  • 510 x 420mm Travel 
  • Linear Way Machining Center 
  • Siemens 828D Basic or Fanuc control 
  • 10000rpm Ceramic Bearing Spindle 
  • 8000rpm Steel Bearing Spindle (Optional) or 12000rpm Ceramic Bearing Spindle (Optional)
  • 24 position Servo Arm Type Tool Changer 
  • 3C class ball screw/roller bearing linear guide way
  • Rigidity of the table increased on previous series by 50%
  • Six blocks for linear guide way in X axis
  • Coolant and chip separation system
  • Explosion-proof screen windlow
  • User friendly ergonomic design
  • 48m/min Rapid Traverse 
  • LED Lighting 
  • 4th axis preparation 
  • Coolant Through Spindle preparation (Standard)
  • Coolant Through Spindle 25 Bar or 40 Bar Grundfos Pump (Optional) 
  • Base Flushing 
  • Coolant Gun
  • 11kw Spindle Motor (17/22kw Optional) 

V-30i

  • 800 x 460 x 610mm Travel 
  • Linear Way Machiing Center 
  • Siemens 828D Basic or Fanuc control 
  • 10000rpm Ceramic Bearing Spindle 
  • 8000rpm Steel Bearing Spindle (Optional) or 12000rpm Ceramic Bearing Spindle (Optional)
  • 24 position Servo Arm Type Tool Changer 
  • 3C class ball screw/roller bearing linear guide way
  • Rigidity of the table increased on previous series by 50%
  • Six blocks for linear guide way/X axis
  • Coolant and chip separation system
  • Explosion-proof screen windlow
  • User friendly ergonomic design
  • 48 m/min Rapid Traverse 
  • LED Lighting 
  • 4th axis preparation 
  • Coolant Through Spindle preparation (Standard)
  • Coolant Through Spindle 25 Bar or 40 Bar Grundfos Pump (Optional) 
  • Base Flushing 
  • Coolant Gun
  • 11kw Spindle Motor (17/22kw Optional) 

V-32i

  • Generally Available Ex Stock
  • 800 x 520 x 610mm Travels
  • Linear Way Machining Center
  • Siemens 828D Basic or Mitsubishi M800 or Fanuc Oi MF controls
  • 10000rpm Ceramic Bearing Spindle 
  • 8000rpm Steel Bearing Spindle (Optional) or 12000rpm Ceramic Bearing Spindle (Optional)
  • 24 position Servo Arm Type Tool Changer 
  • 3C class ball screw/roller bearing linear guide way
  • Rigidity of the table increased on previous generation by 50%
  • Six blocks for linear guide way/X axis
  • Coolant and chip separation system
  • Explosion-proof screen windlow
  • User friendly ergonomic design
  • 42m/min Rapid Traverse 
  • LED Lighting 
  • 4th axis preparation 
  • Coolant Through Spindle preparation (Standard)
  • Coolant Through Spindle 25 Bar or 40 Bar Grundfos Pump (Optional) 
  • Base Flushing 
  • Coolant Gun
  • 11kw Spindle Motor (17/22kw Optional) 

V-42i

  • 1020 x 520 x 610mm Travels
  • Generally Ex-Stock 
  • Linear Way Machiing Center 
  • Siemens 828D Basic or Fanuc control 
  • 10000rpm Ceramic Bearing Spindle 
  • 8000rpm Steel Bearing Spindle (Optional) or 12000rpm Ceramic Bearing Spindle (Optional)
  • 24 position Servo Arm Type Tool Changer 
  • 3C class ball screw/roller bearing linear guide way
  • Rigidity of the table increased on previous series by 50%
  • Six blocks for linear guide way/X axis
  • Coolant and chip separation system
  • Explosion-proof screen windlow
  • User friendly ergonomic design
  • 48m/min Rapid Traverse 
  • LED Lighting 
  • 4th axis preparation 
  • Coolant Through Spindle preparation (Standard)
  • Coolant Through Spindle 25 Bar or 40 Bar Grundfos Pump (Optional) 
  • Base Flushing 
  • Coolant Gun
  • 11kw Spindle Motor (17/22kw Optional) 

V-50L

  • Flagship Linear Way Machining Center from Leadwell
  • Siemens 828D or Fanuc control 
  • 10000rpm Ceramic Bearing Spindle 
  • 8000rpm Steel Bearing Spindle (Optional) or 12000rpm Ceramic Bearing Spindle (Optional)
  • 24 position Servo Arm Type Tool Changer 
  • 3C class ball screw/roller bearing linear guide way
  • Rigidity of the table increased on previous series by 50%
  • Six blocks for linear guide way/X axis
  • Coolant and chip separation system
  • Explosion-proof screen windlow
  • User friendly ergonomic design
  • 36 m/min Rapid Traverse 
  • LED Lighting 
  • 4th axis preparation 
  • Coolant Through Spindle preparation (Standard)
  • Coolant Through Spindle 25 Bar or 40 Bar Grundfos Pump (Optional) 
  • Base Flushing 
  • Coolant Gun
  • 11kw Spindle Motor (17/22kw Optional) 

V-60S

  • Cost Effective Linear way machine compared to V-60i due to shorter Y-axis stroke, built on the V-50L frame
  • Ideal for users needing a 1500mm X-axis, who have limited budget
  • Siemens 828D Basic , Siemens 828D or Fanuc control 
  • 10000rpm Ceramic Bearing Spindle 
  • 8000rpm Steel Bearing Spindle (Optional) or 12000rpm Ceramic Bearing Spindle (Optional)
  • 24 position Servo Arm Type Tool Changer 
  • 3C class ball screw/roller bearing linear guide way
  • Rigidity of the table increased on previous series by 50%
  • Six blocks for linear guide way/X axis
  • Coolant and chip separation system
  • Explosion-proof screen windlow
  • User friendly ergonomic design
  • 36 m/min Rapid Traverse 
  • LED Lighting 
  • 4th axis preparation 
  • Coolant Through Spindle preparation (Standard)
  • Coolant Through Spindle 25 Bar or 40 Bar Grundfos Pump (Optional) 
  • Base Flushing 
  • Coolant Gun
  • 17/22kw Spindle Motor
  • 4:1 ZF Gear box (Optional)

V60i

Features:

High Rigidity:

  •  FEA Analysis
  • High rigidity structure design
  • Dual nuts ball screw design in X and Y axis
  • The new wider base and saddle improved machine rigidity
  •  Saddle one piece design

High Reliability:

  • Roller type motion system
  • 3 Axis absolute motor
  • One piece telescope design in rear Y axis
  • Ball screw bearing lubrication system design
  • Front chip disposal system with surrounding coolant system

High Efficiency:

  • Rapid feed rate 48mm
  • Spindle speed 12,000/15,000 rpm(optional)
  • Tool change time T to T 1.8sec
  • Tool change time C to C 4sec

High Flexibility:

  • 30 tools magazine available
  • 4/5 axis rotary table available

V-80i

 

  • Largest Linear Way Machining Center
  • Siemens 828D or Fanuc control 
  • 10000rpm Ceramic Bearing Spindle 
  • 8000rpm Steel Bearing Spindle (Optional) or 12000rpm Ceramic Bearing Spindle (Optional)
  • 30 position Servo Arm Type Tool Changer 
  • 3C class ball screw/roller bearing linear guide way
  • Rigidity of the table increased on previous series by 50%
  • Chain Type Chip Conveyer (Option)
  • Explosion-proof screen windlow
  • User friendly ergonomic design
  • 36 m/min Rapid Traverse 
  • LED Lighting 
  • 4th axis preparation 
  • Coolant Through Spindle preparation (Standard)
  • Coolant Through Spindle 25 Bar or 40 Bar Grundfos Pump (Optional) 
  • Base Flushing 
  • Coolant Gun
  • 17/22kw Spindle Motor Siemens , 18.5kw Fanuc 

MCV-1300iS

  • Heavy-Duty Box Ways
  • Scraper/Chain type chip conveyor (OPT)
  • Cast Iron Construction
  • Rigid Tapping
  • Double Nut Designed Ball Screws
  • Swivel Operator Panel
  • Cartridge Type Spindle
  • Coolant Through Spindle(CTS) Option
  • Spindle Annular Coolant Jet with 8 Nozzles Option
  • Spindle probe Option
  • Machine in Action - Video Clip

 

MCV-1500i+

  • Heavy-Duty Box Ways
  • Cast Iron Construction
  • Chip Removal
  • Rigid Tapping
  • Double Nut Designed Ball Screws
  • Swivel Operator Panel
  • Cartridge Type Spindle
  • Side Mounted Tooling System
  • 4th Axis Rotary Table Option
  • High Torque Spindle Option

MCV2000i

  • Heavy-Duty Box Ways
  • Cast Iron Construction
  • Chip Removal
  • Rigid Tapping
  • Double Nut Designed Ball Screws
  • Swivel Operator Panel
  • Cartridge Type Spindle
  • Side Mounted Tooling System
  • 4th Axis Rotary Table Option
  • High Torque Spindle Option

 

Mycenter-3XG

Table Size 410x900mm
Travel(X, Y, Z) 760x455x460mm
Spindle Taper NST No. 40
Spindle Speed 15,000rpm
Tool Storage Capacity 30 Pcs
Tool Change Time (T-T/C-C) 1.6 Sec. /3.3 Sec
Rapid Feed (X, Y, Z) X/Y - 50m/min, Z - 36m/min
Power Requirement 30KVA
Mycenter-3XD

Mycenter-3XD

  • Ideal for machining small to medium sized work pieces
  • Large work envelope within a uniquely compact design
  • Heavily ribbed stiff cast Meehanite C-Frame construction
  • #40, 30HP, 12,000rpm NRG belt driven spindle offers power that exceeds industry standards
  • Plumbed and ready for coolant thru the spindle – can be added in field
  • Standard scraper type chip conveyor can be installed on either the right or left-hand side of the machine
  • Operator friendly Kitamura Arumatik-Jr. CNC Controller offers up to 16x faster processing speeds!
Mycenter-3XG Spark Changer

Mycenter-3XG Spark Changer

  • 180 degree rotating pallet changer for high production requirements
  • Ideal for heavy duty cutting of molds o the high-speed accuracy cutting for high precision parts
  • Positioning Accuracy: ±0.000078” Full Stroke, Repeatability: ±0.000039”
  • Rigid Meehanite cast iron construction with solid box ways
  • Versatile 15HP AC, 15,000rpm direct drive, dual contact spindle
  • Flexibility with the ability to add 4th/5th axis in the field
  • 2,800 block/sec processing speeds for smoother and faster machining of complex work pieces

Mycenter 4XiD

• Powerful, High-Precision 35hp Spindle
• Class-Leading High-Capacity 40 Tool ATC
• Large 1,016 x 508 x 508mm (40" x 20" x 20") X,Y, Z Travels for
• Maximum Machining Flexibility
• High-Grade Solid Cast Construction
• 3-Block, Double Roller LM Guide System
• Compact Space-Saving Design - only a 3,058.2 x 2,293.6mm
• 120.4" x 90.3" Footprint. Truly the size of a 30" machine!
• Extraordinary Chip Removal

 

Mycenter-2XD Sparkchanger

• Ideal for machining small to medium sized work pieces
• Standard 2-station, factory installed 180 degree rotating APC. Uniquely compact design
• Heavily ribbed stiff cast Meehanite C-Frame construction
• #40, 35HP, 12,000rpm NRG belt driven spindle offers power that exceeds industry standards
• Convenient and flexible standard scraper type chip conveyor 
• Operator friendly Kitamura Arumatik-Jr. CNC Controller offers up to 16x faster processing speeds!

Bridgecenter-6G#50

• Ideal for parts requiring heavier cutting loads and parts that require a higher level of precision and accuracy.  Excellent for Die/Mold applications.
• Positioning Accuracy: ±0.000078”/Full Stroke, Repeatability: ±0.000039”
• Rigid Meehanite cast iron construction with induction hardened solid box ways
• #50, High Torque 12,000rpm, Dual Contact, 4-Step Gear Driven Spindle
• Double column design provides expansive work envelope and superior rigidity
• Linear scale feedback in X, Y, Z axes
• Space saving footprint takes up only 166 total square feet
• 6,600Lb table capacity

Supercell-300G

• Horizontal configuration allows flexibility for single set-up, unmanned machining 
• Ultra high positioning Accuracy: ±0.000079”/full stroke, Repeatability: ±0.000039”
• Ideal for both unmanned one-off and high quantity production
• Standard 20-station automatic pallet changer with up to 80 pallets available as an option
• Highest grade Meehanite cast iron construction with heavy duty roller linear guide way system
• High speed, built-in, dual contact 20,000rpm spindle
• Work handling system reduces pallet load & unload time, allowing for just-in-time operation

GSM 800S

  • This machine is constructed with heavy-duty Meehanite cast iron to ensure high rigidity, wear resistance, and no deformation.
  • The X, Y and Z axis slideways are coated with Turcite-B to assure smoothness and abrasion resistance.
  • The X, Y, and Z axis adopt high precision double nuts pre-loaded type ball screws.
  • P4-grade precision bearing is adopted for the main spindle.

GSM 1000S

  • This machine is constructed with heavy-duty Meehanite cast iron to ensure high rigidity, wear resistance, and no deformation.
  • The X, Y and Z axis slideways are coated with Turcite-B to assure smoothness and abrasion resistance.
  • The X, Y, and Z axis adopt high precision double nuts pre-loaded type ball screws.
  • P4-grade precision bearing is adopted for the main spindle.

GSM 1500S

  • This machine is constructed with heavy-duty Meehanite cast iron to ensure high rigidity, wear resistance, and no deformation.
  • The X, Y and Z axis slideways are coated with Turcite-B to assure smoothness and abrasion resistance.
  • The X, Y, and Z axis adopt high precision double nuts pre-loaded type ball screws.
  • P4-grade precision bearing is adopted for the main spindle.

GSM 2000S

Features

  • This machine is constructed with heavy-duty Meehanite cast iron to ensure high rigidity, wear resistance, and no deformation.
  • The X, Y and Z axis slideways are coated with Turcite-B to assure smoothness and abrasion resistance.
  • The X, Y, and Z axis adopt high precision double nuts pre-loaded type ball screws.
  • P4-grade precision bearing is adopted for the main spindle.

GSM 2500S

Features

  • This machine is constructed with heavy-duty Meehanite cast iron to ensure high rigidity, wear resistance, and no deformation.
  • The X, Y and Z axis slideways are coated with Turcite-B to assure smoothness and abrasion resistance.
  • The X, Y, and Z axis adopt high precision double nuts pre-loaded type ball screws.
  • P4-grade precision bearing is adopted for the main spindle.

GSM 3000S

Feature

  • This machine is constructed with heavy-duty Meehanite cast iron to ensure high rigidity, wear resistance, and no deformation.
  • The X, Y and Z axis slideways are coated with Turcite-B to assure smoothness and abrasion resistance.
  • The X, Y, and Z axis adopt high precision double nuts pre-loaded type ball screws.
  • P4-grade precision bearing is adopted for the main spindle.

About Company

Our clients range from FTSE companies, to large organisations and some small local businesses who are striving to expand.

To see a detailed list of our works and the progress please see our project page.

Cape Town Office

25 Mail Street, Western Province Park, Epping, Cape Town, 7460
+27 21 534 5351
FAX: +27 21 534 3374

Johannesburg Office

Corner of Atlas and Templehof South Road, Bonaero Park, Johannesburg
+27 11 970 7005
FAX: +27 86 678 9360