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Three configurations: Affolter gear hobbing machine AF160 offers ultimate versatility

May 5, 2023

Press release, Affolter Group


– Three different spindle configurations make the 8-axes CNC gear hobbing machine AF160 from the Swiss Affolter Group ( the most flexible machine on the market.
– The AF160 can produce a wide variety of gears and worm screws with a module of up to 2mm (DP 12.7) and is ideal for manufacturers in the automotive, aerospace, aircraft, gearbox, medical, and robotics industries.
– A quick change-over system, the automated part loader AF72 and the digital CNC Control Pegasus with integrated IoT facilitate fast and efficient manufacturing of both small series and high volumes.
– Visit Affolter and its US representative Rotec Tools Ltd at the Motion + Power technology trade show in Detroit, from October 17-19, 2023.

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