US Patent No. 9,162,336

MACHINE TOOL PROVIED WITH TABLE HAVING WIPER FOR REMOVING CHIPS DEPOSITED ON MOVABLE COVER


Patent No. 9,162,336
Issue Date October 20, 2015
Title Machine Tool Provied With Table Having Wiper For Removing Chips Deposited On Movable Cover
Inventorship Naoki Sato, Yamanashi (JP)
Assignee FANUC CORPORATION, Yamanashi (JP)

Claim of US Patent No. 9,162,336

1. A machine tool comprising:
a saddle which is supported by a first guide member provided in a bed and moves relative to the bed in a first direction;
and

a table which is supported by a second support member provided in the saddle and moves relative to the saddle in a second
direction intersecting the first direction,

the machine tool moving a tool attached to a spindle relative to a workpiece placed on the table to work the workpiece,
wherein the machine tool further comprises a telescopic movable cover which is provided in the saddle and protects the first
guide member, and a wiper which is fixed to a side surface of the table in the first direction and removes chips deposited
on an outermost portion of the telescopic movable cover.