Lathe Concept TURN 60

Lathe Concept TURN 60

The Concept TURN 60 is a PC-controlled 2-axis CNC desktop lathe which conforms to the industry standard in terms of design and function. Building on the successful CT 55 model, the CT 60 offers the user greater performance and functionality, all according to the current lathe standard ISO 23125.

Automation options: integration in FMS or CIM systems on request.


  • Compact desktop CNC lathe
  • Inclined design suitable for industry
  • High-resolution axis motors
  • Clockwise/anticlockwise rotating spindle
  • Infinitely variable main drive
  • Automatic 8-position tool changer
  • Automatic referencing
  • Profile rail guides (linear guides)
  • Safety technology according to the latest lathe standard


  • Robotics interface
  • DNC interface (for integration into FMS and CIM)
  • Automatic clamping fixtures
  • Automatic door and electromechanical tailstock
  • Electronic handwheel
  • Minimal lubrication
  • Controller keypad with TFT display
  • Machine base with swivel table

The interchangeable controller

A unique feature is the interchangeable controller concept with which all Concept machines are equipped. The user is trained in all commercially available CNC industrial controllers on a single machine. The result: the CNC technicians can be flexibly deployed. And that is a definite plus for the employees and for the company.

Working range

  • Distance between centres: 335 mm
  • Swing over bed: 130 mm
  • Max. turning diameter: 60 mm
  • Max. turning length: 215 mm

Travel range

  • Travel X/Z: 60/290 mm

Main spindle

  • Spindle bore: 16 mm
  • Bearing, front bearing diameter: 30 mm
  • Speed range: 300 – 4200 rpm

Main drive

  • Three-phase asynchronous motor, power: 1.1 kW

Feed drives

  • Rapid traverse X/Z: 2 m/min
  • Feed force in X-/Z-axis: 1000 N
  • Positional scatter Ps (according to VDI 3441) X/Z: 0.008 mm

Tool changer

  • Number of tool positions: 8
  • Tool cross-section: 12 x 12 mm
  • Shank diameter for drill rods: 10 mm


  • Quill stroke: 35 mm
  • Quill diameter: 22 mm


  • Height of axis of rotation above floor: 340 mm
  • Machine dimensions (L x D x H): 850 x 700 x 550
  • Total weight: 150 kg

EMCO part number: A6D000