Product Specification


It is a precise and rigid CNC Swiss Lathe that can machine metals and plastics.

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Width14 in
Depth31 in
Weight150 lbs
Voltage120 V
Default bar diameter0.50 in
Max bar diameter0.75 in
Min bar diameter0.25 in
Precision ground bar diameter tolerance -0.0005 – 0 in
Straightness tolerance0.01 in/ft
Maximum bar length to install20 in
Maximum machinable length17 in
Main Servo Motor (Teknic) - Speed1800 rpm
Main Servo Motor (Teknic) - Power300 W
Main Servo Motor (Teknic) - Resolution0.43 degrees
Main Servo Motor (Teknic) - Repeatability0.03 degrees
Spindle speed2000-10000 rpm
Live tools with ER 11 collets (2)
NEMA23 stepper motors - Rapid Speed on X, Y and Z axes90 IPM
Stepper repeat accuracy at no load± 0.0002 in
Achievable machining accuracy0.0005 in
External (OD) tool slots (6)12mm X 12mm profile
Number of internal ID tool slots (5)16mm diameter
Guide bushing runout≤ 0.0003 in


It can machine ALUMINUM, STAINLESS STEEL, TITANIUM (Grade 5), BRONZE, BRASS, DELRIN (ACETAL), and other material with high precision. As a mini CNC Swiss lathe, the APSX-NANO has a max capacity of 20 inches long bar stock at a time. It provides stationary support for the workpiece while the part is machined. This design enables the machine to hold tight tolerances and produce parts back to back. It enables the creation of very small and very precise parts. In fact, the NANO can make .04-in. diameter parts with less than 0.0002-in. tolerance.

Industry applications:

Medical and orthopedics: Bone screws, anterior cervical plates, fracture components, bone drills, surgical taps, orthopedic devices, surgical instruments, bone shavers and more.

Dental: Titanium implants, dental taps and drills, abutments and locking screws, dental driver instruments, orthodontic components and more.

Minimally invasive surgery: Screws, plates, housings, distal tips, cones, connecting rods, pins, grippers, surgical drivers and more.

Military vehicles and aviation: Cargo handling systems, guided missiles, fuel systems, cockpit instrumentation, seatbelt mechanisms, cabin pressure control, wing flap actuation, antenna control, drones and more.

Other: Aerospace, automotive, drones, firearms (small arms and ammunition) and electronics components with multiple applications

Note: PC, keyboard, and pendant are included. APSX CNC software is installed and has an easy-to-read user interface. The APSX NANO CNC SWISS LATHE also has an adjustable mist (coolant) on the point of machining.



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