Swiss-type automatic lathes

Sooner or later the best solution

The GWS-tooling system now also offers such excellent advantages for swiss-type automatic lathes which were hitherto only available for multi-spindle automatic lathes.


  • Quick, easy and precise tool change over
    - Quick change system due to GWS-column guide
    - Short setup times during cutting edge changing due to preset backup tools
    → Increased productivity
    - Easy and secure clamping
    - Highest accuracy, repeatability better than 0.01 mm (0.0004")
  • GWS-tool change holder pre-settable off the machine tool
    - Various preset concepts possible
    - Exact positioning of cutting edge inside the machine
    - Short setup and tool changing times → Reduced machine downtimes
  • Use of standard shank tool holders possible
    - GWS tool holder for 8x8, 10x10, 12x12 and 16x16 possible
    - GWS tool holder for use across various machines
    - Optimal flexibility for your production purposes
  • Internal coolant supply up to 100 bar (1450 psi)
    - Coolant supply by means of GWS-base and tool holder for every tool position
    - Optimal combination of coolant supply and quick change function
    - Cooling and lubrication of cutting edge directly at the processing point


"Flyer GWS for swiss-type automatic lathes"