Bed-Type Milling Machine is suited for large part machining.

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Featuring rigid, heavy-duty cast-iron frame with wide, solid, rectangular guideways, KB 1400 provides consistent milling accuracy on variety of materials. KB Series is equipped with standard 3-axis position indicator and features maximum height adjustment up to 65 ipm and travel area up to 59, 28, and 28 in. in X, Y, and Z axis, respectively, and cutter head which swivels up to 30°. Machine also offers rapid feeds up to 140 ipm at X and Y axis and 70 ipm at Z axis.

Original Press Release:

Knuth Offers High Capacity Bed-Type Milling Machines

Lincolnshire, IL - KNUTH Machine Tools USA, a leading manufacturer of machine
tool equipment, introduces the KB Series, bed-type milling machines. These affordable,
high capacity, milling machines come equipped with large beds and wide columns
making this the perfect choice for handling large part and machining projects.

The Knuth KB Series design provides increased stability, low vibration and improved
precision at extremely high-table load. Enhanced by a rigid, heavy-duty cast-iron frame
with exceptionally wide, solid, rectangular guideways, the KB 1400 provides consistent
milling accuracy on a variety of materials. Equipped with a standard 3-axis position
indicator to meet almost every angular requirement, the KB Series features a cutter head which swivels up to 30°. Increased productivity and quality surface finish results from a maximum 10 horsepower along with infinitely variable speed adjustments from 40 to 1800 RPM and an infinitely variable X-Axis feed.

With a maximum height adjustment up to 65 inches per minute and a travel area up to 59
inches in the X axis, 28 inches in the Y axis and 28 inches in the Z axis, Knuth's KB
Series is available with rapid feeds up to 140 inches per minutes at the X & Y axis and 70 inches per minute at the Z axis. Ranging in price from $17,900 to $75,500, the KB Series standard equipment includes a coolant system, central lubrication, halogen work lamp and operator manual.

KNUTH Machine Tools USA, Inc. is the North American headquarters of Knuth Werkzeugmaschinen GmbH of Germany, one of the world's leading manufacturers of
machine tools. Knuth is world renowned for producing high quality machines at
competitive prices. From its facility in Lincolnshire, Illinois, Knuth USA serves the entire North American marketplace.

For further information, contact:
Knuth Machine Tools USA, Inc.,
590 Bond St.,
Lincolnshire, IL, 60069.
Tel.: 847-415-3333/866-665-6884,
fax: 847-415-2402.
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