An important early lathe in the UK was the horizontal boring machine that was installed in 1772 in the Royal Arsenal in Woolwich.It was horse-powered and allowed for the production of much more accurate and stronger cannon used with success in the American Revolutionary War in the late 18th century.
In fabrication, computer numerical control (CNC) or simply numerical control (NC) is the automated control of machining tools (drills, boring tools, lathes) by means of a computer, in which a NC machine operates on a piece of material (metal, plastic, wood, ceramic, or composite) to transform it to precise specifications.
CNC Turning. Lucky Machines offers a wider range of imported Used CNC (Turning Centers or Lathes). We supply machines in runing condtion with functinal trial at our warehouse .These CNC Turning Centers or Lathes are very simple to operate and are refurbised using quality components and spare parts.