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 89 133 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.

Knuth Numturn

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.

a CNC controller

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.

Knuth Releases 2016 Catalog in Print and Online
The catalog covers a variety of metalworking topics and products.

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.

Knuth Hydro-Jet Eco 0515 SL

Waterjet Roughs Out Die Sets, Platens
The Hydro-Jet Eco 0515 SL from Knuth Machine Tools has a 59.0" × 19.7" table optimized for smaller workspaces.

Knuth Machine Tools Appoints Product Sales Manager
Edward Zidek enters the newly created position with experience in sales and application with fabrication machines.

HFS-B VC surface grinder

Reciprocating Surface Grinders Offer Precise Incremental Downfeed
Knuth Machine Tools offers its HFS-B VC series reciprocating surface grinder.

Knuth Opens Cutting Demonstration Showroom
Customers can request test cuts and time studies on the company’s laser, plasma and waterjet cutting machines.

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.

Knuth Machine Tools VDM series lathe

Vertical Lathe Series Enables ID, OD Turning
Knuth Machine Tools’ VDM series includes a range of conventional vertical lathes in seven sizes ranging from 31.5" to 102" swing.

Knuth Appoints Senior Regional Sales Manager
The position covers accounts in the Midwest and Canada.

Knuth Announces Preventive Maintenance Program
The machine tool builder is expanding its service offerings to include more customized preventive maintenance.

Knuth five-axis waterjet cutting head

Rotary Head Enables Waterjet Cutting in Five Axes
Knuth offers a five-axis cutting head as an option for its Hydro-Jet waterjet cutting systems, suitable for 2D cutting in various industrial sectors.

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 Machine Tools Announces New President
The machine tool builder has named a new president of its North American operations.

Knuth five-axis waterjet

Five-Axis Waterjets Available in Two Styles
Knuth offers full five-axis waterjets in flying bridge and traditional gantry designs.

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.

Knuth Machine Tools VDM VTL conventional vertical lathe

Vertical Lathes Feature Heavy-Duty Construction
Knuth Machine Tools offers its VDM VTL range of conventional vertical lathes in seven different sizes with swing ranging from 31.5" to 102".

Product Categories of KNUTH Machine Tools USA, Inc.

Abrasive Cut-Off Machines
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
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
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.