TapX Linear: one machine for complete tap manufacture




TapX Linear is a machine purpose built for the needs of a tap manufacturer. The TapX Linear’s large working envelope allows you to grind the widest range of tools, from a small M3 tap to a M50. The 37kW grinding spindle, mounted in a rigid machine design, ensures heavy flute grinding can be completed with ease. TapX Linear includes, LinX linear motors on X, Y and also Z axis, ensuring a life time of uncompromised precision.

TapX Linear comes ready for production with iTap programming software, two wheel dressing options, and tooling for grinding taps between centres. Automation and a range of machine accessories mean the TapX Linear can be equipped to meet the needs of tomorrows most stringent tap grinding applications.




• ANCA LinX linear motors and linear scale feedback on X, Y and Z axis
• ANCA Motion AMC5 CNC with touch screen user interface
• 37kW (49HP) peak power direct drive spindle with BigPlus arbor
• 2 wheel pack changer allows mounting of all required grinding wheels for complete tap manufacture
• CNC tailstock and compensating chuck fitted standard for grinding taps between centres
• Optional auto-adjusting coolant nozzles
• Two independent wheel dressing options. Headstock dresser for flute and chamfer wheel. Secondary dresser for thread wheel
• iTap application software allows you to program any tap type
• Tool loading option with ANCA’s RoboMate loader


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