Hurco Press Release / Greece – HURCO Model VMX42ti

The Koufos machine shop is a traditional third generation machine shop of Piraues industrial area which is operating under the supervision and management of Xristos Koufos.

Xristos take over the machine shop after his father as soon as he done studying mechanic engineering in a university of London. As a result of upgrading his shop he purchased a HURCO VMX 42ti and it is ready to operate and ender his production line.

The row i, to which the above machines, is the new range of machining centers and CNC lathes of Hurco.

The new machines “i” is not just a face lift.

The suffix “i” represents the word “intelligent” and that the firm wants to emphasize Hurco upgrading suffered by machines.

All new models feature this distinctive incorporate software Win Max 9. This release includes software that can check and pre- reads up to 10.000 blocks.

This gives results in 30% faster cutting times and better finish.

The global winner for ease of CNC computer with dual colour display is built on the Windows platform with continuous updates.



Some of the construction details, as described below, we show why a machine of Hurco considered is the best in this class.

The main motor of 12.000 rpm / min is double windings, low power and high torque.

The frame of the machine is of high quality fine grain cast iron for maximum rigidity.

The table and the head carried with hi class enhanced linear rails and ball-screws with pre-load double nuts.

Maximum work-piece load on table 1360 Kg, quick movements 35m/min, maximum cutting speed of 15,2 m / min.

The automatic tool changer with 24 positions, arm type, is fully fenced to keep the chips out of tool holder stations, and the motion is electric rather than pneumatic for better reliability.

The geometry construction of our cabin gives more working area in relation to the competition and is supported by a separate cleaning pump with adjustable nozzles.

Even as standard include:

  • O-Ring cooling spindle
  • Coolant Through Spindle
  • 4th axis 250mm
  • Chip conveyor belt type with great height for storing scrap.
  • Spindle cooler.
  • Temperature control electrical cabinet.
  • Sideways telescopic steel covers.

The machines were delivered and functioned immediately and have already joined the production line of the factory.

For more information contact the company ‘ ROPI’ Stathis Tsampeloglou and Co EE exclusive distributor of the house Hurco for Greece and Cyprus.