KNUTH Machine Tools USA, Inc.

590 Bond Street

Lincolnshire, IL 60069 US

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Company Profile

KNUTH Machine Tools USA, Inc. - Our recipe for success is no secret and is built on the vision of founder Gerhard Knuth in the early 1920s.

Laser Cutting System: Laser-Jet 2512 FL 2000, Part No. 140873

Flexible, functional, and space-saving - maximum cutting efficiency in stainless steel, aluminum, copper alloys, and other high-reflectivity metals Equipped with fiber lasers with various beam powers.

Vertical Milling Machine: MF 5 VKP, Part No. 301236

The all-time favorite knee mill - now even more rigid and powerful   More rigid and more powerful with 5 Hp motor ISO 40 spindle 3 automatic drill feeds Manual coarse feed for quill, with change-over for manual fine feed Quill with micrometer depth stop Reversing switch for forward reverse rotation Spindle brakes Wide square guides in Y and Z axis Infinitely variable speeds Head swivels ± 90° to the right and to the left TV 1000 table feed in X and Y, infinitely variable with rapid feed Coolant system Chip tray Central lubrication Pneumatic tool clamping 3-axis position indicator More accuracy Lower error rate Increased productivity Resulting in valuable time savings For increased productivity Easy to read display Operator-specific features Convenient keyboard layout Resolution: 0.0004 / 0.0002" Default coordinates Axis position is maintained when display is turned off Hole circle pattern calculation Calculator function Storage for 10 tools Radius / diameter toggle Mm/inch conversion Easy expansion and maintenance-free operation   TECHNICAL DATA Working Area Table set up area Table load capacity (max.)       54x10 in 770 lbs   Travels Travel X-axis Travel Y-axis Travel Z-axis   31 in 15 in 15 in   Vertical Milling Head Speed range Spindle mount Quill stroke   70 - 3,600 rpm ISO 40 5 in   Feed Quill feeds   (3) 0,04; 0,08; 0,15 mm/R   Drive capacity Motor rating main drive   5 Hp   Measures and Weights Overall dimensions (length x width x height) Weight     100x85x88 in 3,498 lbs

CNC Vertical Machining Center: X.mill 640 Eco SI, Part No. 181287

Entry-level system for production-class vertical machining centers Reliable, compact machining center with extensive equipment for streamlined, cost-effective series productions Premium linear guides and powerful servo drives on all axes Solid cast-iron machine body serves as foundation for high precision at high travel speeds, and powerful chip removal Totally enclosed work space with side doors ensures maximum safety and flexibility Siemens 808 D control: cost-effective, easy to handle, superior reliability backed by worldwide service, including software for external programming Standard electronic hand-wheel Automatic central lubrication system TECHNICAL DATA Working Area Table dimensions Slots (number/width/spacing) Number of T-slots T-slots, width T-slots, spacing Spindle nose-to-table surface distance Table load capacity   30x14 in 3x18x100 mm 3 positions 0.7 in 3.9 in 2 - 22 in 660 lbs Travels Travel X-axis Travel Y-axis Travel Z-axis   25 in 16 in 20 in Headstock Spindle speed Spindle throat Spindle mount   8,000 rpm 17 in BT 40 Rapid Feed Rapid feed X-axis Rapid feed Y-axis Rapid feed Z-axis   1,181 in/min 1,181 in/min 1,181 in/min Feed Work feed Work feed X-axis Work feed Y-axis Work feed Z-axis     100 - 5.000 mm/min 4 - 197 in/min 4 - 197 in/min 4 - 197 in/min   Tool Head Number of tool stations Tool Ø Tool length (max.) Tool weight max.

CNC Lathe: Numturn 660/1000 FA, Part No. 180195

Flexible single-part and batch production of larger workpieces Heavy ribbing of the machine frame and wide hardened V-guides for heavy-duty machining Headstock and main spindle are designed for constant precision and optimum temperature balance High-quality spindle bearings ensure error-free continuous operation The heavy-duty tailstock is easy to handle and features high clamping force The automatic 8-station VDI tool turret is part of the standard package and ensures maximum flexibility and productivity Hydraulic 12 in chuck with adjustable holding force included in standard equipment Completely lockable machine enclosure with easy access via sliding door Completely lockable machine enclosure with easy access via sliding door Smart central lubrication system for low-maintenance operation Every machine purchase includes 1 day free training at our USA facilities   TECHNICAL DATA Working Area Workpiece length (max.) Turning diameter over bed Turning diameter over support Turning length (max.)       39 in 26 in 18 in 30 in   Travels Travel X-axis Travel Z-axis     14 in 36 in   Headstock Speed range Spindle mount Lathe chuck diameter Spindle capacity with draw tube     60 - 2,000 rpm A2-8 12 in 3 in   Rapid Feed Rapid feed X-axis Rapid feed Z-axis     236 in/min 315 in/min   Tool Head Number of tool stations   8 positions   Tailstock Tailstock taper Tailstock quill diameter Tailstock quill stroke   MT 5 3 in 6 in   Accuracies Positioning accuracy X-axis Positioning accuracy Z-axis Repeatability X-axis Repeatability Z axis     ± 0,012 mm / ± 0.0005 inch ± 0,016 mm / ± 0.0006 inch ± 0,01 mm / ± 0.0004 inch ± 0,014 mm / ± 0.0006 inch   Drive Capacity Motor rating main drive Main drive, continuous load Torque of drive X Torque of drive Z Motor rating coolant pump   24.8 Hp 20.11 Hp 89 ft.lb. 133 ft.lb. 0.2 Hp   Measures and Weights Overall dimensions (length x width x height) Weight     122.83x77.56x72.44 in 7,040 lbs

As Seen In Modern Machine Shop

Knuth Machine Tools Appoints New President of Americas Branch
Since joining the company in 2010, Frank Fontana has expanded Knuth’s distribution network both domestically and into new international markets.

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Lathe Can be Programmed via CNC or Operated Manually
IMTS 2018: Knuth’s Numturn CNC cycle lathe offers either a Siemens or Fagor CNC control and features a heavily-ribbed machine bed with guides and wide V-blocks for heavy machinery.

Knuth Celebrates 15 Years in United States
Since Knuth Machine Tools USA opened in 2003, the company has more than doubled its number of employees and expanded to provide equipment and services across North, Central and South America.

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Knuth Machine Tools to Host Productivity Workshop
The event will focus on machine tool efficiency, highlighting Knuth’s machine tools and Fagor Automation’s CNC technologies.

Techni Waterjet i713-G2 Dual Station waterjet

August 2015 Product Spotlight Slideshow: Waterjet
Click through the slideshow for machines, accessories and software related to waterjet machining.

Absolute Tongtai Q5 CNC gang-type lathe

April 2015 Product Spotlight Slideshow: Turning
View turning centers, lathes, controls and more in this month’s product slideshow.

Esab Cutting Systems Hydrocut LX

November 2014 Product Spotlight Slideshow: Laser & Waterjet Machining
Click through the slideshow to view new equipment for laser and waterjet machining.

Knuth laser cutting machine

Laser Cutting Machine Offers CO2 or Fiber Laser Source
The compact Knuth Laser-Jet 1512 and 2512 laser cutting machines offer small footprints and flexibility for single-part and small-batch production.

Knuth ZNC EDM 250

Ram EDM Suitable for Small Workpieces
The ZNC EDM 250 from Knuth Machine Tools is an entry-level ram EDM with NC-controlled feed on the Z axis.

The Smart DEM wire EDM from Knuth

Smart DEM Wire EDM from Knuth Cuts Graphite
The Smart DEM wire EDM can accommodate workpieces measuring 13.8" × 17.7" × 7.9".

Knuth 2012 machine tool and accessories catalog

One-Source Machine Tools and Accessories Catalog
Knuth’s 2012 machine tool and accessories catalog features CNC machining, sheet metal work, grinding, sawing, turning, milling, drilling, cutting and eroding products.

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CNC Cylindrical Grinding Machine
Knuth Machine Tools’ RSM series of CNC cylindrical grinding machines now combine the exclusive GPlus 450 CNC technology with high-quality, rigid construction. The company says this ensures maximum precision and efficient production.

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High-Capacity, Bed-Type Milling Machine
Knuth Machine Tools’ KB series bed-type milling machines are equipped with large beds and wide columns for handling large parts. The machine design provides increased stability, low vibration and improved precision at high table loads, the company says.

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Universal Milling Machine For Complex Applications
Suited for vertical milling, drilling and tapping, Knuth Machine Tools USA’s VHF 3 universal milling machine also includes a horizontal arbor for horizontal milling, slotting and keyway cutting. The machine is useful for mechanic workshops, production, training, single-part manufacturing and prototyping.

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Cost-Effective Waterjet Technology
 The Hydro-Jet Eco is described as a high-precision, low cost waterjet cutting system. The unit offers a compact design and cuts virtually any type of material including metal, composites, plastic and more. Equipped with a software package for quick programming on an integrated PC control with graphical user interface, the waterjet technology features a cold-cutting process that ensures distortion free fabrication, the company says.

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Dual-Column Automatic Band Saw
The ABS 320C is a fully automated band saw with a twin-column guide system. The automatic feed system uses a powered pinch roller system with ¾-hp hydraulic motor for automated, rapid material advancement. Designed with a limit switch to cut lengths accurately, this machine is also equipped with a programmable part counter for exact productivity and reduced material waste as well as an automatic height adjustment to limit space between the blade and the material so no time is wasted “cutting air,” the company says.

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Large Lathe Succeeds Through Effectiveness At Machining Smaller Parts, Too
This maker of power transmission components wanted to replace its 1920s-era big lathe, but there was not enough large-part work to justify the new machine on this basis alone.

Product Categories of KNUTH Machine Tools USA, Inc.

Abrasive Cut-Off Machines
Bandsaws
Bandsaws, Vertical Tilt Frame
Boring Machines
Boring Tools & Heads for Machining Centers
Centers, Live & Other
Chucks, Collet Type (for Workholding)
Chucks, Jaw Type
Coolants, Cutting Fluids & Oils
Dividing & Indexing Heads
Drilling & Tapping Machines, CNC
Drilling & Tapping Units, Fixtured
Drilling Heads/Attachments
Drilling Machines, Bench & Column
Drilling Machines, Radial Arm
Drills
EDM, Ram Type (Die-Sinking) CNC
EDM, Wire Type
End Turning Machines
Grinding Attachments & Accessories
Grinding Machines, Abrasive Belt
Grinding Machines, Creep Feed
Grinding Machines, Cylindrical OD
Grinding Machines, Disc, Single or Double
Grinding Machines, Internal Cylindrical
Grinding Machines, Surface, Reciprocal Table
Grinding Machines, Surface, Rotary Table
Grinding Machines, Tool, Cutter & Drill Point
Grinding Machines, Universal (ID/OD)
Grinding Wheel Dressing Units
Grinding Wheels & Belts
Hardness Testing Equipment
Horizontal Machining Centers, Up to Four-Axis
Indexers & Rotary Tables
Iron Workers
Laser Cutting Systems
Lasers, CO2
Lathes, Cycle-Controlled (Semi-CNC or "Teachable")
Lathes, Manual
Machinery Mountings, Levels, Anchors, Dampers
Maintenance & Repair
Milling Machines, Bed-Type
Milling Machines, Graphite
Milling Machines, Knee & Column, Non-ATC
Milling Machines, Planer, Gantry & Bridge Type
Milling Machines, Universal
Notching & Slotting Machines
Pallet Changers - Automatic
Pallet Changers - Manual
Pipe & Tube Bending Machines
Pipe Fabricating & Forming Equipment
Plasma-Arc/Plasma Cutting Machines
Press Brakes - Mechanical & Hydraulic
Presses, Hydraulic, Gap Frame
Presses, Hydraulic, Vertical Straight Side
Presses, Pneumatic
Presses, Straightening
Profile Rolling Machines
Punch Presses, CNC Turret
Roll Forming & Bending Machines
Saw Blades
Sawing Machines, Circular Cut-Off Saws (Cold)
Sawing Machines, Other
Shears, Billet, Bar, Rod & Angle
Shears, Guillotine (Squaring)
Threading & Cut-Off Machines, Pipe & Bar
Toolholders
Turn/Mill Machines, CNC
Turning Centers, Horizontal, CNC
Turning Centers, Inverted Vertical, CNC
Turning Centers, Vertical, CNC
Universal Machining Centers
Vertical Machining Centers, Up to Four-Axis
Vises & Vise Jaws
Waterjet Cutting Machines

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KNUTH Machine Tools USA, Inc.