Machine tool having an improved cover

  • US 20030185641A1
  • Filed: 03/25/2003
  • Published: 10/02/2003
  • Est. Priority Date: 03/26/2002
  • Status: Active Grant
First Claim
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1. A machine tool, comprising:

  • a bed;

    a worktable mounted on said bed;

    a table mounted on said bed, said table being movable in back and forth direction relative to said worktable;

    a column mounted on said table, said column being movable in a right and left direction, said column having a front side and a rear side, said front side of said column facing said worktable;

    a spindle supported by said column, said spindle being movable in up and down direction, one end of said spindle being adapted to hold a tool for machining said workpiece;

    a main cover mounted on said bed to prevent swarf of the workpiece from being scattered around said bed, said main cover located at a front side and right and left sides of a space defined above said bed; and

    a back cover fixed to said table at the rear side of said column, said back cover being long in right and left direction of said bed.

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