Hardinge Universal Turret 05412- Senior Design Project. Project Sponsor: Hardinge Inc. Team Members. Matt Buonanno - ME. Owen Brown - ME. Brian Heeran - ISE. Steven Paul - ME. Brice Wert - ME. Eric Newcomb - ME. Robert Yarbrough - ME. Scope Introduction. Turret Indexing Cutting
Project Sponsor: Hardinge Inc.
Matt Buonanno - ME
Owen Brown - ME
Brian Heeran - ISE
Steven Paul - ME
Brice Wert - ME
Eric Newcomb - ME
Robert Yarbrough - ME
Traditional drive with motor and gear box
Direct drive with torque motor
Short compact design
Gear unit / belt drives eliminated
Hollow shaft design
Few mechanical components
No torsional backlash
Increased rigidityTorque Motor Benefits
Designs must include the use of a torque motor.
Design shall have as few parts as possible.
Design must include current top plate locking mechanism used by Hardinge in their Quest series turret.Design Objectives
Top Plate Interface