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Active Chip Breaker (ACB)

Say goodbye to your chip problems

The Tornos Active Chip Breaker (ACB) system uses new cutting technology, which is both universal and highly effective, enabling virtually all part geometries to be machined from the most varied of materials. Chips are broken up in a controlled fashion, eliminating machine downtime caused by the accumulation of chips. Take the opportunity to discover this technology right now

With ACB

Without ACB



Swiss GT

Swiss DT

CT 20


Main spindle turningYesYesYesYesYesYes

Counter spindle turning

Main spindle and counter spindle drillingYesYesYesYesYesYes

The ACB system is available as an option and is activated via a specific macro which can be configured, and is very simple to use.

Chips with ACB

Chips without ACB