Fryer Machine

ET Large Capacity Series - Toolroom Turning

Heavy duty construction distinguishes the Fryer ET Large Capacity Series Lathes. Designed for applications where high rigidity is required, these machines can be custom configured for your most demanding applications. Easy to use operator interface allows simple shop floor programming for one-off parts. High performance drives and motors combine with standard G-Code interface allows production to run smoothly and efficiently.









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Outstanding Features

  • Meehanite SP-100 castings have twice the strength of gray iron
  • Machine ways are induction hardened to 55RC & precision ground
  • Turcite B anti-friction way and gib liners
  • C3 grade accuracy double nut ball screws
  • Precision built four-speed geared headstock
  • Full metal guarding with dual doors
  • Manual tailstock with graduated feed dial
  • Digital servo motors and drives with absolute encoders
  • Full manual mode with 2 handwheels
  • Thread repair cycle
  • One button fast setup - simplifies setup process
















Live Tool Automatic Turret

Fryer’s high capacity VDI turrets are available in 30, 40, and 50 VDI sizes, also with BMT. These turrets includes 10 & 20 HP live tool spindle motors with rigid tap and surface transformation feature. This provides added rigidity for the most demanding applications. Full milling cycles such as pocketing and contouring are easily programmed using the conversational menus.

Y Axis
Fryer also offers Y axis turrets in several different sizes up to 5.1” of travel.


Steady & Follow Rests
Fryer offers a large range of hydraulic and mechanical roller type steady rests. Our hydraulic follow rests feature spherical rollers for continuous supported cutting.


Big Bores
Fryer’s ET Large Capacity Series features a 4” D1-11 spindle bore. Also available are 6.1” A2-11 and 9” A2-15 bore options. The 9” bore also features a high torque 50 HP motor.


Grinding Spindle
The ET Series is available with both ID and OD grinding spindles. These spindles, available in a variety of sizes and horsepower, allow for versatile turning and grinding on the same machine. The package includes dressing fixtures and dressing cycles that make this spindle adaptable to all your grinding needs.