Machine overview - Alpha 1550 XS Center Lathe

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currently we work with clients across several countries

For over 30 years Medley Precision has been successfully involved in the production and supply of precision-machined components. As a leading subcontractor to a wide range of companies we serve a diverse set of industries, investing in new state of the art equipment as our company & prestigious customer base grows.

Can Turn Large Components


Alpha link Programming


Manual Turning Option


equipment specialties

Alpha 1550 XS Center Lathe was purchased & installed in ...

the information below will give you an overview of its capabilities . . .

Machine Overview

The Alpha 1550XS has a swing over bed of 554mm, an 15kW/20hp main motor, spindle speeds of 1-2000rpm and a spindle bore of 104mm.

No other lathes on the market today, including full CNC machines can compete with the X series for speed of production when it comes to “one-offs” and small batch turned parts.

Machine Features

  • Ultra high speed Fanuc 21i TB CNC control
  • 10.4″ colour touchscreen
  • Latest Fanuc Beta i Series spindle and axis motors
  • Latest Fanuc Manual Guide I
  • Fast, easy set up – quickest of any lathe on the market
  • Automatic slideway and ballscrew lubrication system
  • Greater spindle torque at low speeds