ram-type turret lathe

ram-type turret lathe

[′ram ¦tīp ′tər·ət ‚lāth]
(mechanical engineering)
A horizontal turret lathe in which the turret is mounted on a ram or slide which rides on a saddle.
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The ram-type turret lathe has the turret mounted on a slide or ram which moves back and forth on a saddle clamped to the lathe bed.