The Hardinge GS 200 CNC Lathe offers an exceptional combination of standard features in a rugged, affordable compact machine. These Hardinge-designed and -manufactured machines are intended for speed, power, accuracy and durability over competitive machines in their class for the highest possible return on investment. The GS 200 features a 15-hp (11-kW) spindle drive (with Fanuc Control) and includes a 3-jaw power chuck as standard equipment. This machine has an A2-6 spindle with 2.05" (52mm) through draw tube capacity and a maximum spindle speed of 5,000 rpm. The strategically-ribbed 45-degree slant bed machine base provides superior rigidity and durability. All structural components and castings are qualified by Finite Element Analysis (FEA)-a proven, highly-technical procedure that ensures a stiff, structurally-sound machine tool design.