When a machine tool is not functioning properly, it can lead to lost revenue, decreased capacity, and reduced productivity. It’s important to get prompt, expert service to diagnose and fix the issue as quickly as possible. Rubin Engineering and Sales services and repairs all types of machine tools. We specialize in repairing out-of-production and obsolete machine parts, including way covers, ball spindles, electric controls and drives, and chip conveyors.
Machine Tool Repair Capabilities
Reverse Engineering for Obsolete Parts
Reverse engineering is the process of identifying a physical object’s properties by thoroughly examining its functions, operations, and structure. Reverse engineering enables experts to fully understand the design and structure of a part to duplicate, modify, or improve it.
Reverse engineers work “backward” from the initial design process; they start with the completed product, take it apart, and perform evaluations to understand its design.
Some of the benefits of reverse engineering include:
- Reduced costs: Obsolete parts are generally not widely available and can be expensive. With reverse engineering, there might be a replacement that can save you money.
- Increased quality of parts: Reverse engineering finds a way to replace components so that your machine parts are more durable.
- Increased efficiency: Reverse engineers will find a way to make your part work as efficiently as possible and increase performance.
When machine tool repair is required, it is crucial to have a trustworthy machine shop so that you can focus on keeping your business and equipment operational.
Some of the benefits of on-site servicing include:
- Less downtime
- No transportation
Replacement of Wear Parts
No matter how robust, metals eventually experience abrasion due to the high stress they frequently endure. After a certain period, these effects inevitably require a complete replacement. Shutting down equipment can be expensive in the long run.
Replacing single parts makes it possible to keep equipment in operation, eliminating shutdown costs. Generally, replaceable parts are, for example, stone mills, sieves, or excavator shovels. The components that need replacement are called wear parts.
Common Reasons for Machine Tool Repair
Some of the most common reasons for machine tools service include:
- Age of the tool
- Strange noises coming from the machine
- Evident buildup
- If the machine becomes difficult to use
Tips for Preventative Maintenance
If you want your equipment to last longer, here are some of the major maintenance tips you should be aware of:
- Keep your equipment dry
- Lubricate your tools to prevent heating, chafing, and corroding.y
- Clean your equipment regularlyy
- Sharpen tools regularlyy
- Keep your equipment properly calibratedy
- Don’t forget accessoriesy
Types of Machines Repaired
Some of the different machines we repair include:
We work on various well-known brands, including:
- Mori Seiki
- And so many other brands
Machine Tool Repair From Rubin Engineering and Sales
Rubin Engineering and Sales focuses on repairing machines of all types, vintage, and manufacture. We specialize in fixing out-of-production and obsolete machine tool parts, including spindles, ball screws, chip conveyors, electronics, and way covers. Our remanufactured and refurbished parts will meet or even exceed new OEM standards.
Our list of customers is extensive, servicing both small and large companies. Some of our specialties are:
- Reduced Lead Times
- On-site Services
- Obsolete Parts
- Rush Domestic and Global Shipments
- Emergency Rebuilding and Repair Service
- Breakdown Repair and Service
Refurbishing your machine tools before you have a problem can be very advantageous. An emergency repair of a machine tool can lead to a shutdown until the issue can be fixed. Rubin Engineering and Sales repairs your machine tool for a fraction of the cost of a new part, and the risk of lost income due to a shutdown is significantly reduced. Contact us or request a quote today, so you don’t have to shut down your plant due to equipment failure.