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Proper Maintenance Makes For Reliable Broaching Machines

Tuesday, January 13th, 2015

Is your organization seeking a more reliable broaching operation in 2015?

Electro-Mate Broaching Machine from BMSOne area to consider evaluating immediately is the maintenance. Although broaching machines can be relatively simple beasts, proper maintenance is critical to keeping them in operation and making quality parts. Properly maintaining a broaching machine offers the following key benefits:

  • Avoidance of catastrophic failures
  • Increased safety for machine operators
  • Increased machine reliability and durability
  • Better tool life
  • Improved part quality

Broaching Machine Maintenance

Broaching Machines manufactured or remanufactured by BMS are designed and built with the reliability and durability required by tight tolerance production environments. However, both new and remanufactured broaching machines still require regular maintenance to maintain consistent performance and reliable operation.

To that end, Broaching Machine Specialties offers a 20 Point Broaching Machine Service and Maintenance Program performed by experienced expert technicians that helps you to achieve the highest quality and most reliable broaching operation possible. Elements of the BMS 20 Point Broaching Machine Service Program include:

  • Mechanical Inspection and Maintenance [Learn More]
  • Electrical Inspection and Maintenance [Learn More]
  • Hydraulic Inspection and Maintenance [Learn More]
  • Coolant System Inspection and Maintenance [Learn More]

The Service Advantage from Broaching Machine Specialties

BMS is THE industry leader in the rebuilding, servicing and tooling of broaching machines built by any manufacturer. Regardless of whose name is on the machine, BMS has expert service personnel to keep the machine running when you need it most.
Contact us today to learn how we can help your organization meet and exceed its goals of a more efficient production environment with a properly maintained broaching machine from BMS.

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Used Broaching Machines Customized to Meet Your Budget

Saturday, August 2nd, 2014

Top Quality Broaching MachinesBMS is the industry leader in the rebuilding, servicing and tooling of used broaching machines. With over 450 used broaching machines and used broach tool sharpening machines in stock, BMS boasts the “World’s Largest Inventory” of used broaching equipment.

Used machines from BMS are offered with many different service level options:

As-Is Broaching Machines

As-Is machines are offered with a 30-Day return privilege and BMS has hard to find spare parts in stock to support your broaching operations as long as you own the machine.

Cleaned and Cycled Broaching Machines

This level of service includes the following:

  • Transfer machine to BMS manufacturing facility
  • Clean hydraulic tank and fill with hydraulic fluid
  • Connect electrical power and cycle machine
  • Provide list of recommended repairs, if any, and quote as desired
  • Training of your personnel on the operation and maintenance of the machine

Reconditioned Broaching Machines

If you have a tight budget, yet require a reliable machine on your floor quickly, a reconditioned broaching machine fits the bill. Often, used machines in our inventory are in very good condition and a simple “reconditioning” will result in a reliable machine that will produce quality parts for the rest of its life.

Reconditioning includes the following services:

Base Machine

  • Remove existing tooling, disassemble, clean and power wash machine
  • Reconnect utilities (electrical and hydraulic)
  • Cycle machine and test functionality of all systems
  • Repair as required

Main and Handling Slides

  • Inspect ways, gibs and wipers
  • Adjust ways to minimize clearance, as required

Main Slide Cylinder

  • Inspect for wear and leaks
  • Replace cylinder seals and wipers
  • Repair as required

Handling Slide Cylinders

  • Inspect for wear and leaks
  • Replace cylinder seals and wipers
  • Repair as required

Hydraulic System

  • Remove tank cover and thoroughly clean reservoir
  • Rebuild hydraulic pumps
  • Inspect hoses and connections for leaks
  • Inspect lines for pinches and brakes
  • Inspect hydraulic valves
  • Repair as required

Electrical System

  • Thoroughly clean interior of main electrical panel and junction boxes
  • Inspect wires and connections
  • Inspect conduit for pinches and brakes
  • Inspect electrical switches
  • Repair as required
  • New Electrical Systems are available at additional cost

Coolant System

  • Rebuild coolant pump
  • Inspect coolant lines for rigidity, leaks and cracks
  • Install cooling lines to work table
  • Repair as required

Lube System

  • Cycle system and inspect pump, meter blocks and lines for proper operation
  • Repair as required

Painting, Tags, and Labels

  • The machine will be painted with industrial enamel to customer’s choice of color. (Single color scheme)
  • Appropriate tags and labels will be applied as required

One Year Broaching Machine Warranty

A broaching machine that is reconditioned by BMS is backed by a One Year Warranty. This means that should the machine require service on any of the above systems, BMS will come to your location and repair it at our expense.

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