The Victor 1860 is the first step in the TCRS system, used to cut open the converter. It is equipped with an 18 in. (45.7 cm) swing over bed, variable speed spindle with 2.375 in. (6 cm) spindle bore and D1-6 Camlock spindle nose. The oversized steady rest, precision ground gears and bedways, and full Meehanite casting bed ensure easy use and years of precise operation. A 7.5 HP (5.6 kW) motor delivers full power at all 12 speeds.