600 Machine Tools Help Center

Frequently Asked Questions

What are your main brands?


600 Group is the home of world leading machine tool brands such as Colchester-Harrison lathes, Electrox Laser marking systems, Pratt Burnerd workholding Chucks, Crawford Collets and Gamet Bearings.




What is a machine tool?


A machine tool is a powered mechanical device, typically used to fabricate metal components of machines by the selective removal or shaping of metal. Most machine tools can be operated either manually or by using automatic (CNC) controls.