VORTEX 1400/160-II

Product: 5-Axis

VORTEX 1400/160-II is a 5-axis vertical machining center with a tilting spindle. It has five axes-X, Y, Z, A (tilting axis in the back and forth directions of the spindle) and B (tilting axis in the right and left directions of the spindle).


  • 5-Axis Simultaneously Controlled Vertical Machining Centers.
  • The Mazak VORTEX II series is designed to machine large work pieces such as aerospace components with complex contours with unsurpassed accuracy and efficiency. The unique tilting spindle design provides high accuracy as well heavy-duty machining capability thanks to the employment of backlash-free roller gear cams.
  • High Performance Machining of Complex Workpieces.

Machine Specifications

Standard Machine Values
CAPACITY Maximum workpiece width 4,000 mm
X-axis stroke (saddle right/left movement) 4,200 mm
Y-axis stroke (column back/forth movement) 1,400 mm
Z-axis stroke (spindle up/down movement) 610 mm
A-axis (table tilt) travel amount/indexing 0.0001° +/-40 Deg.
SPINDLE Spindle speed maximum (standard spec.) 10,000 min-¹
TABLE Table length 1,250 mm
ATC & TOOL MAGAZINE Tool storage capacity (standard) 30
Tool storage capacity (option) 60 / 120
Tool shank type MAS-50 & CAT-50