Tormach offers a variety of replacement spindle kits for some of the PCNC milling machines, and all of them offer different benefits:
- Tormach Speeder: Replacement option for the PCNC 1100 and PCNC 770, which is rated for short-duty cycles at up to 30,000 RPM
- Companion Spindle Kit: Companion spindle option for the PCNC 1100 and PCNC 770, which is ideal for engraving and other detailed work at up to 29,000 RPM
- High Speed Spindle Kit: Replacement option for the PCNC 1100, which is ideal for longer cycles of detailed engraving work at 10,000 to 24,000 RPM
- BT30 Spindle Cartridge: Replacement option for the PCNC 1100 and PCNC 770, which converts the R8 spindle to a BT30 spindle
Tormach offers a High Speed Spindle Kit for the PCNC 1100, which is ideal for other finely-tuned detail work. Running 10,000 to 24,000 RPM, this water-cooled, ER20 spindle is an excellent addition to a shop that does a lot of engraving work.
The Companion Spindle Kit features a Kress 800FME electric spindle, which can be secured to a CNC mill. Similar to a standard spindle, this option is specially designed for engraving and doing light finishing work.
A belt-driven inline sub-spindle that multiplies input spindle speed 3x; rated to 30000 RPM for short duty cycles. Compatible with PCNC 1100 and PCNC 770; can also work† other with Bridgeport style quills.