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Milling Heads – Cartridge spindles

Gadra Enterprises is the exclusive distributor of the Headtec GmbH in North America.

HEADTec GmbH, was founded in January 2007, based on expertise gathered over decades by highly qualified engineers and specialists. After very little time, the results were already highly impressive: as a competent developer and producer of cartridges for lathes, and high quality milling heads for machine tools, HEADTec rounds off the Rückle Group's product portfolio perfectly, and always in line with customer requirements.

Our high-performance single and twin-axis roughing and finishing heads in different designs perfectly suit to heavy-duty and high-performance cutting in gantry milling machines, bore, drill & mill machines, and vertical turning and boring mills.

  • n × 360° through slip ring in C axis
  • Extra linear axis, particularly for vertical turning and boring mills
  • As drive subassembly, combined with our RBU series cartridge, including pick-up interface for head change
  • Full and semi-automatic change of motor spindle for roughing
  • and finishing Custom pick-up interface

As a basic unit, the ready-to-install spindle cartridge featuring hollow-shaft drive and pick-up interface offers a complete technology for boring and drilling, milling and turning on vertical turning and boring mills, gantry milling machines and bore & mill machines. High torque and high speed provides efficient machining for RAM’s for milling and drilling on vertical turning and boring mills including:

  • Built-in motor
  • Planetary gearbox, double-stage
  • Milling spindle with interface for pick-up change
  • of the high precision subassemblies:
  • 1NC/2NC fork type milling head
  • 2NC swivel-slide milling head
  • right angle milling head
  • tool holder for lathe work