The Sharp SV-5128ST-F vertical machining center is engineered to have unsurpassed quality and outperform all other machines in its category. This is an extremely rigid “C” frame design using hardened and ground box ways. It has an extra long cross travel (27.5”) that allows large work piece to be machined in one set up. All structural components are made of Meehanite casting with internal ribs running throughout each section. Precision hand scraping of each section provides near perfect alignment assuring long term accuracies.