Machine Retrofitting

"Retrofit your machines and save up to 50% on the cost of a new machine"

Have all the benefits of a new machine but at a fraction of the cost:

Retrofitting is a cost effective way of increasing production without the need to invest in a brand new machine.

With our combined engineering skills and engineering knowledge, TE-BAR have the in-house facilities to offer a retrofitting packages tailored to your own specific requirements.

Sample Retrofit and Recondition - Blanchard Machine



New CP for Blanchard Refurbishment

Some of the steps involved in retrofitting

Machine Assessment

Identify which machine components would benefit from replacement or upgrading

Cost Evaluation

Get detailed costs for the upgrades

Parts Procurement

Source the most cost effective and suitable parts and systems for the client

Parts Replacement

Replace or upgrade the parts required

Testing, Commissioning and Hand Over

Test the machine rigorously before final inspection and sign off by the customer.

Retrofitting allows you to update your machine with modern control systems which dramatically improve accuracy

TE-BAR will retrofit your machine with state of the art CNC control systems, PLC Control and new AC/DC motors and drives which will eliminates troublesome and complicated hydraulic and pneumatic systems endured by the machine tool industry during the 70s and 80s. As well as new controls a retrofit project can include re-circulating ball screws, refurbishing slide and guide ways and fitting low friction slideway materials to achieve faster rapid feed rates.

Retrofitting brings new life to a machine giving total accuracy and thermal stability, cutting down on breakdown times. Last but not least, retrofitting can revalue a machine that is vital to your company business that then becomes a valuable asset.

The cost of a retrofit can vary considerably, depending upon the amount of work necessary, the choice of system, the type and size of motor drives etc. Saving however can be up to one third, and in some cases up to 50% of the cost of a new machine.

Retrofitting benefits include:

Improve Accuracy

Increase Production

Reduce Cycle Times

Reduce Maintenance Costs

Increase Stability and Reliability

Save up to 50% on the cost of a new machine.

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