Hardinge® T-Series Turning Centers

The Hardinge® SUPER-PRECISION® T-Series turning centers and T-Series turning centers are proven market leaders in hard-turning and super precision applications.

The T-Series machines have been developed to create the most complex parts in the tool sector and are perfect for two-axis high-precision machining or challenging multi-tasking operations that need a high level of accuracy, sensitive part handling and for components made complete in just one setup.

Machine packages are all pre-configured with Hardinge’s well-known features, enabling users to choose the right machine tool configuration to create their components in the most profitable and effective way.

Hardinge T-Series SUPER-PRECISION Lathe

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Technical Data

Source: Hardinge Inc.

  T-42 T-51 T-65
Spindle Nose A2-5 / 16C A2-6 / 20C A2-6 / 25C
Spindle Bore
(not bar capacity)
48 mm 60.4 mm 75 mm
Max. Spindle Speed 6.000 RPM 5.000 RPM 4.000 RPM
Max. Spindle HP 11 kW 15 kW 26 kW
Chuck Size 150 mm 200 mm 250 mm
Max. Machining
Diameter (BMT)
239 mm
360.6 mm
313.7 mm
570.7 mm
313.7 mm
570.7 mm
Max. Bar Capacity 42 mm 51 mm 65 mm
No. Turret Stations
16 Stationen
(BMT 45)
12 Stationen
(BMT 55)
12 Stationen
(BMT 55)
CNC Control Unit FANUC 31i FANUC 31i FANUC 31i
Approx. Machine Weight
Floor Space
5.940 kg
2.489,2 mm x 2.165 mm
x 2.089 mm
7.800 kg
3.257 mm x 2.312,4 mm
x 2.123 mm
7.800 kg
3.257 mm x 2.312,4 mm
x 2.123 mm

All data are subject to change without notice


  • Rigid tapping
  • Tailstock
  • Collet-ready main spindle
  • Linear glass scale
  • Rugged 45° base structure
  • Hardinge BMT-45 top plate
  • Live tooling

Machine Options

  • Hardinge T-style top plate
  • Parts catcher
  • Tool touch probe
  • Air blast
  • Auto door
  • Chip conveyor
  • Thru-spindle coolant
  • High-pressure coolant
  • Barfeed interface
  • 125 psi coolant pump


FANUC 31i-T Model A

  • Graphic display
  • Features 10.4 ″ LCD display
  • Pendent-mounted full control
  • RS-232C communication ports
  • Integrated Ethernet
  • Tool offset capability is 0.00001″ (0.0001 mm)
  • Absolute encoders
  • Program resolution is 0.00001″ (0.0001 mm)
  • Tool offsets with geometry/wear (200/400)
  • Tool offsets with geometry/wear (99)
  • Part program storage
  • Inch/metric selection by G-Code
  • Part program storage of 160 m (64 KB)

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