Couple more things.
One Baldor does not mention using the BLDC for a machine tool spindle which may mean it's a misapplication of the technology. It may not be well suited to the task.
Here is a couple of videos of from the reseller of the Adlee
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-HJZoEQ6Kok&feature=mfu_in_order&list=UL]Adlee Powertronic AM370-H BLDC Tapping Video - YouTube
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FoChkN0ga8U&feature=mfu_in_order&list=UL]Adlee Powertronic AM370-H BLDC Testing Video - YouTube
One thing I would want to see is a .500 drilling operation in steel and some steel milling especially plunge or helical operations.