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At WGD we have a huge capacity for vertical milling, each of our machines lend themselves to different manufacturing process. Light materials but very fast production to heavy machining with very tough materials - They are very accurate and reliable usually with a Siemens or Fanuc controller Below you find a list of what capacity is on offer.


BridgePort GX 710

  • 10,000RPM
  • 3 Axis
  • BT40 Taper
  • 710mm x 400mm x 430mm
  • 21 Automated Tools
  • Table Weight 300kg

BridgePort VMC 1000-ii

  • 8,000RPM
  • 3 Axis
  • BT40 Taper
  • 6000RPM
  • 1000mm x 510mm x 510mm
  • 25 Automated Tools
  • Table Weight 700kg

5 Axis Spinner

  • BT40 Taper
  • 5 Axis
  • 30,000RPM
  • 700mm x 400mm x 400mm
  • Glass Scales
  • Table Weight 500kg
  • 55 Automated Tools
  • Table Weight 750kg

BridgePort VMC 1000-ii

  • 8,000RPM
  • BT40 Taper
  • 6000RPM
  • 1000mm x 510mm x 510mm
  • 25 Automated Tools
  • Table Weight 700kg

Mori Seki VK-45ii

  • BT40 Taper
  • 3 Axis
  • 8,000RPM
  • 1000mm x 560mm x 500mm
  • 31 Automated Tools
  • Table Weight 750kg

JohnFord VMC-1124A

  • BT50 Taper
  • 3 Axis
  • 4,500RPM
  • 1300mm x 615mm x 710mm
  • 25 Automated Tools
  • Table Weight 1250kg

Mori Seki VK-40ii

  • BT40 Taper
  • 8,000RPM
  • 560mm x 410mm x 410mm
  • 31 Automated Tools
  • Table Weight 350kg
  • 3 Axis

Okuma MX-45 VAE

  • BT40 Taper
  • 7,000RPM
  • 4 Axis
  • 760mm x 460mm x 450mm
  • 21 Automated Tools
  • Table Weight 680kg

Manual Machining

2 x Manual Bridgeport Milling Machines


At WGD we have a large capacity for turned and mill turned components. We have the ability to handle large productions runs while optimising our bar feeders which each machine has installed. WGD takes advantage of using FeatureCAM to program complex parts at high speed producing minimal lead times.


Hyundai 200M

  • 4,500RPM
  • 62mm Spindle Bore
  • 12 Tool Postions
  • Max Diameter 330mm
  • 350mm Between Centers
  • Auto-Tailstock
  • Bar Feeder
  • Live Tooling

Victor VT-Plus 20

  • 4,200rpm
  • 55mm Spindle Bore
  • 8 Tool Postions
  • Max Diameter 200mm
  • 405mm Between Centers
  • Tailstock
  • Bar Feeder

Takisawa TC-20

  • 4,500rpm
  • 50mm Spindle Bore
  • 12 Tool Postions
  • Max Diameter 220mm
  • 500mm Between Centers
  • Tailstock
  • Bar Feeder

Takisawa TC-2

  • 3,200rpm
  • 55mm Spindle Bore
  • 8 Tool Postions
  • Max Diameter 260mm
  • 300mm Between Centers
  • Tailstock
  • Bar Feeder

Manual Machining

4 x Manual Turning Centers


At WGD we have have a huge capacitiy for verticle milling, each of our machines lend them selfs to differant manuafcturing process. Light materials but very fast production to heavy machining with very tough materials - They are very accurate and reliable usally with a Siemens or Fanuc controller
Below you find a list of what capacitiy is on offer.


BridgePort

  • 6000RPM
  • BT40 Taper
  • 6000RPM
  • Machining envelope: 1000mm x 500mm x 400mm
  • 25 Automated Tools
  • Table Weight 5ookg

BridgePort

  • 6000RPM
  • BT40 Taper
  • 6000RPM
  • Machining envelope: 1000mm x 500mm x 400mm
  • 25 Automated Tools
  • Table Weight 5ookg

5 Axis Spinner

  • BT40 Taper
  • 30000RPM
  • Machining envelope: 1000mm x 500mm x 400mm
  • Glass Scales
  • Table Weight 5ookg
  • 55 Automated Tools
  • Table Weight 750kg

BridgePort

  • 6000RPM
  • BT40 Taper
  • 6000RPM
  • Machining envelope: 1000mm x 500mm x 400mm
  • 25 Automated Tools
  • Table Weight 5ookg

Mori Seki VK-45

  • BT40 Taper
  • 4th Axis Table
  • 6000RPM
  • Machining envelope: 1000mm x 500mm x 400mm
  • 25 Automated Tools
  • Table Weight 5ookg

John Ford

  • BT50 Taper
  • 6000RPM
  • Machining envelope: 1000mm x 500mm x 400mm
  • 25 Automated Tools
  • Table Weight 5ookg

Mori Seki VK-40

  • BT50 Taper
  • 6000RPM
  • Machining envelope: 1000mm x 500mm x 400mm
  • 25 Automated Tools
  • Table Weight 5ookg

Okuma MX-45

  • BT50 Taper
  • 6000RPM
  • Machining envelope: 1000mm x 500mm x 400mm
  • 25 Automated Tools
  • Table Weight 5ookg

Manual Machining

2 x Manual Bridgeport Milling Machines


WGD has invested in the very best when it comes to 5 Axis machining. The Spinner U-620 is one of the leaders in the world - This machine is the ideal partner for any complex or mold making component manufacturing. WGD will be utilising this machine to exceed customer expectations when it comes to component quality and cost.


Motorsport Engine Block

Motorsport Engine Block
Spinner U620

5 Axis Machine
Aerospace Turbine

Aerospace Turbine

Some of the Spinner U620 key attributes:


  • Glass scale axis slide measurement. 0.001mm repeatable accuracy.
  • 55 Automated Tools
  • Wireless CMM Probe
  • 12,000 RPM spindle speed (plus high speed head to 30,000rpm)
  • Through spindle coolant & coolant filtration.
  • Machining envelope: X620, Y600, Z500.


At WGD we have have a huge capacitiy for verticle milling, each of our machines lend them selfs to differant manuafcturing process. Light materials but very fast production to heavy machining with very tough materials - They are very accurate and reliable usally with a Siemens or Fanuc controller
Below you find a list of what capacitiy is on offer.


BridgePort

  • 6000RPM
  • BT40 Taper
  • 6000RPM
  • Machining envelope: 1000mm x 500mm x 400mm
  • 25 Automated Tools
  • Table Weight 5ookg

BridgePort

  • 6000RPM
  • BT40 Taper
  • 6000RPM
  • Machining envelope: 1000mm x 500mm x 400mm
  • 25 Automated Tools
  • Table Weight 5ookg

5 Axis Spinner

  • BT40 Taper
  • 30000RPM
  • Machining envelope: 1000mm x 500mm x 400mm
  • Glass Scales
  • Table Weight 5ookg
  • 55 Automated Tools
  • Table Weight 750kg

BridgePort

  • 6000RPM
  • BT40 Taper
  • 6000RPM
  • Machining envelope: 1000mm x 500mm x 400mm
  • 25 Automated Tools
  • Table Weight 5ookg

Mori Seki VK-45

  • BT40 Taper
  • 4th Axis Table
  • 6000RPM
  • Machining envelope: 1000mm x 500mm x 400mm
  • 25 Automated Tools
  • Table Weight 5ookg

John Ford

  • BT50 Taper
  • 6000RPM
  • Machining envelope: 1000mm x 500mm x 400mm
  • 25 Automated Tools
  • Table Weight 5ookg

Mori Seki VK-40

  • BT50 Taper
  • 6000RPM
  • Machining envelope: 1000mm x 500mm x 400mm
  • 25 Automated Tools
  • Table Weight 5ookg

Okuma MX-45

  • BT50 Taper
  • 6000RPM
  • Machining envelope: 1000mm x 500mm x 400mm
  • 25 Automated Tools
  • Table Weight 5ookg

Manual Machining

2 x Manual Bridgeport Milling Machines

WGD Lead The Way

WGD have invested in LANG Work holding equipment manufactured in Germany.
LANG is the best in the world when it comes to workpiece holding. WGD has minimised the setup and transfer times of each job.

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WGD of New Zealand Install Delcam FeatureCAM

Accredited aeronautical and defence machinists Winston & Gordon Davies of Auckland, New Zealand, are renowned for their ultra-precision work which includes telescope components.

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New 5 Axis Machining On Site

On 18th December 2014 we installed our new Spinner 5 axis U620 machining center. This machine will enable us to process the most complex components with great efficiency and accuracy. In most cases this increased flexibility reduces the need for expensive fixtures, clamping devices which means we can save you some money, now that’s a good thing.

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