Lorenz Model LF-1251 6-axis CNC Gear Hobber, 50″ diam cap., 24″ face length, 9.5″ diam hob. 50″ diam table, Retrofitted with Fanuc 18I Motors & Controls in 2008, Excellent Condition

Category: GEAR HOBBERS, N/C & CNC Reference Number: 4094 Description:

Lorenz 6 Axis CNC Gear Hobbing Machine
Model LF-1251 
Recontrolled CNC in 2008 W/ Fanuc 18I Control, Motors and Drives

This Heavy Duty , Moving column design machine is extremely rigid. The hob head design allows for very short gear train to drive the Hob head for maximum cutting power. The machine is equipped with a very universal software package and would be an excellent addition to any shop looking to do larger diameter gearing within the machines general specifications below.

Machine Capacities
Max Diameter Gear  51″
Min Diameter Gear  12″
Max Diameter Hob 9.5″
Max face width z-travel 24″
Max Height of hob above table 40″
Max Height of part under tailstock 54″
Table Diameter 51″
Table Bore Diameter 16″
Max hob head swivel 45 degrees
Machine weight approx 57,000 lbs

Machine is equipped with the following:
retrofit with Fanuc model 18I control motors and drives for 6-axis execution
New wiring, switches and electricals installed in 2008 by MTB
Main spindle powered by a Fanuc 40-KW  Motor
hob shift
hob head swivel
single index
full software package
3 Hob arbors (1.25, 1.5, 2″ diameters)
Tailstock
Machine Guarding
Mag Chip Conveyor
Full Manuals and Documentation
Relatively Small machine footprint

this machine can be inspected under power in very good operating condition. test part was cut prior to the sale and copies of the charts are available for viewing. 

contact us to inspect under power for a short time only. its a great machine for a company looking for CNC at a reasonable price and the relatively small foot print will not use up the floor space most present day machines do!!

call to have us send you a full machine brochure explaing all the original machine features while considering this machine for your shop.




For any questions contact Rich Piselli E-mail: rich@pisellient.com Phone: 704.609.0766