Chevalier FBL-230 Series


  • 45-degree slant-bed structure with low center of gravity offers easy access and workpiece changeovers.
  • Torque tube design structure that can withstand greater stress without deforming and provides maximum vibration damping.
  • Ribbed Meehanite® casting provides strong support and excellent damping absorption reducing deflection and vibration during heavy machining.
  • This lathe features up to 25HP spindle motor satisfying most cutting conditions.
  • MC model with the live tooling function offers additional flexible machining capabilities to make more complex workpieces with one machine.
  • L model is the long bed design that provides higher cutting lengths.


  • Fanuc 0i-T series
  • Minimum programmable increment: 0.0001“
  • Program storage length: (512k)
  • DNC operation with Cf card
  • Backlash compensation
  • Stored pitch error compensation
  • Chuck and tailstock barrier
  • CS axis control
(Live Tooling)
(Long Bed)
Max. Turning Diameter12.2″10.6″11.0″
Max. Turning Length inch17.4″14.3″24.0″
Chuck Size8″8″8″
Spindle Through Hole2.4″2.4″2.4″
Spindle Motor HP15/2015/2015/20
Turret Capacity10 (Opt 12)1210 (Opt 12)
Live ToolingX
C-Axis.001 Degree
Quill Stroke4.7″4.7″3.9″
Machine dimensions (W x D x H)110″ X 70″ X 70″110″ X 70″ X 70″122″ X 63″ X 70″
Machine Weight7,700 lbs7,700 lbs9,920 lbs

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