Whether you are looking for a 3-Jaw Chuck (GS 150) or Collet Ready Spindle (GS 42 ) turning center with sub-spindle & Live tooling capability the Hardinge GS MS machine is for you. The sub-spindle GS horizontal turning centers provide an exceptional combination of features for accuracy, flexibility and durability in a compact design. Hardinge’s unique collet-ready main spindle increases part accuracy and surface finish quality. The Hardinge GS 42 turning center's main spindle design accepts collets or jaw chucks and does NOT require a spindle adapter. Collets seat directly in the spindle
Hardinge is a global designer, manufacturer and distributor of machine tools, specializing in SUPER- PRECISION(TM) and precision CNC Lathes, high performance Machining Centers, high-end cylindrical and jig Grinding machines, and technologically advanced Workholding & Rotary Products. Hardinge is also the world’s largest manufacturer of collets (5C Collets, 16C Collets, 20C Collets, Swiss Collets and other styles) for all brands of machines including custom engineered solutions. Hardinge has a very diverse customer base and serves a wide variety of end-user markets. This customer base includes metalworking manufacturers which make parts for a variety of industries, as well as a wide range of end users in the aerospace, agricultural, transportation, basic consumer goods, communications and electronics, construction, defense, energy, pharmaceutical and medical equipment, and recreation industries, among others. Hardinge has manufacturing operations in the United States, United Kingdom, Switzerland, Taiwan, and China.