Bridgeport VMC 760

Possible cause of failure:
Front and rear bearing failure from contamination.
Drawbar force is low(1465lbs), minimum is 1800lbs.
Taper is out of ISO.
Hydraulic nut that loads the rear roller has been milled.
Rear roller cage is broken and missing some rollers.
Rear housing is out of ISO.

Repair action:
Clean, inspect overall dimensions.
Replace bearings, bellevilles, o-rings, gripper balls.
Manufacture a new hydraulic nut. Part cannot be purchase because part is obsolete.
GPG Rear housing.
Kiss grind taper.
Adjust preload, balance, assemble and break in. Final quality control inspection.



Does your spindle need repair? GET A QUOTE TODAY

More Case Studies

Repair History - Here are examples of similar spindle repairs that may contain additional information that will help you. If you have additional questions, please contact us.