Contact Poongsan America

(213) 236-0300

601 S. Figueroa Street
Suite 4600
Los Angeles, CA 90017

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601 Figueroa Street, Suite 4600
Los Angeles, CA, 90017
United States

Head Turning Machine

Head Turning Machine (HTM)


Creates extraction grooves in cartridge cases.

Caliber range

Small arms ammunition.

Machine description

  • Cases are pushed into spindle.

  • Extraction grooves are created
    in cartridge cases.

  • After head turning process,
    cases are ejected from spindle
    by an extraction slide.

Additional technical data

  • Motor: 0.75 kW ~ 1.5 kW

Specifications HTM Option 1 HTM Option 2
Theoretical rate 80 parts/min 50 parts/min
Number of spindles 1 1
Hourly capacity Max. 4,000 parts/hr Max. 2,400 parts/hr
Overall dimensions (mm) 2,000 (L) x 1,300 (W) x 2,100 (H) 2,000 (L) x 1,600 (W) x 1,900 (H)
Net weight 1,000 kg 1,000 kg

Main features


Removes scraps by using compressed air 


Improves productivity by controlling inverter motor 


Feeds a range of small arms cartridge cases

No. Item Description
1 Spindle Box Regulates speed of cam shaft with an inverter
2 Push rod Pushes cases into rotating spindle
3 Tool and feeding Removes scraps with compressed air
4 Electric Panel Controls motor
5 Drive system Drives all sub-assembly motion using one main motor