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Bid History for CNC Milling Machine
Auction Start Date: 10/07/21 9:00 AM ET
Auction End Date: 10/26/21 11:18 AM ET
Asset ID: 1407   Number of Bids: 38

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CNC Milling Machine
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High Bidder: r*******l
Sold Amount: $4,601.02
Tax (7.000000%): $338.17
Buyer's Premium (5.00%): $230.05
Total Price: $5,169.24
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Condition Category Inventory ID
Used/See Description Machinery 21-263FS
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Used/See Description Machinery
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This Arboga Specialmaskiner AB is a 5 axis milling machine and is the fourth of six machines made to polish mirrors for the Star Wars Program. This program was proposed by President Reagan as a way to develop a defense program against incoming nuclear missiles. Mississippi State has used this machine since 1997 to machine different materials for aerospace R&D. The Arboga is PC-controlled using Delta Tau software running universal G code. The ARBOGA 5000 CNC TG 50x42 is a precision large optical/milling/drilling/polishing machine. Gantry driven from both sides with dual Inductosyn measuring system, positioning via non-rotating high precision ball-screw diameter 50mm (2”) with preloaded double nuts. Machine moves on hardened guideways and preloaded linear roller bearings. Rotary axis positioning via high precision work gears with direct measuring system by rotary encoders. All servo motors including sp. Drive are Indramat three-phase AC servo drives, not only completely maintenance free, but they offer considerably high utilization and improved power/weight ratio. Ball-screws and guideways are protected with telescopic covers. Four Halogen lamps light the machining area. Automatic central lubrication system with alarm signal for low oil level. A, B and Z-axis counterbalanced with gas springs. This machine has been housed in a climate controlled room and kept at 72˚. It was last calibrated in 2004 and was set to hold a tolerance of 0.005” over the entire window of the machine. The machine will travel 197” in X, 165” in Y, 40” in Z and ±15˚ in A and B. This machine also comes with a 5” shell mill, 14” face mill, 2 tool holders with 3 collets (0.75”, 1” and 2”) The Computer used to run the machine is currently not working due to a hard drive issue with windows. This computer runs on windows 2000. Prior to the computer crash, the machine was in full working order; However the current working condition is unknown. ***** PLEASE NOTE THAT THE PICTURE(S) MAY BE A PART OF THE DESCRIPTION BUT CAN ONLY BE RELIED UPON AS A REASONABLE REPRESENTATION OF THE ITEM LISTED. PHYSICAL INSPECTION OF PROPERTY IS ENCOURAGED AND HIGHLY RECOMMENDED. ***** Technical Data: Machine Type 5000 CNC TG 50x42 X-axis Travel (Gantry) 197” Y-axis Travel (Sp. headstock) 165” Z-axis Travel (Sp. ram) 40” A-axis Travel (rotate X) ±15˚ B-axis Travel (rotate Y) ±15˚ Rapid traverse linear axis 200”/min Rapid traverse rotary axis 360˚/min AC main sp drive 9 KW/12 HP Maximum torque 38 Nm Spindle Speed 25-2100 rpm Spindle Taper ISO 50 Position accuaracy ±0.005” Maximum feed force 250 lbs. **** Machine space requirement, approx. 33’x22’ **** Machine weight 56,000 lbs. Power requirements 480v ±20v 3ph, 60Hz, 20KVa

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Seller Name Mississippi State University, MS  [view seller's other assets]
Asset Contact (Phone: 662-325-2553)
Asset Location 114 Airport Rd
Starkville, Mississippi 39759-9678
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