Press Release Summary:
Equipped with front panel programmable logic controls, R Series is available with columns from 9.5-27.5 in. and maximum reach of 40-124 in, and has drilling capacity up to 4 in. It is equipped with 2-20 hp and offers 8-22 rpm with maximum drilling depth of 10-20 in. Series also features hydraulically operated feed and spindle drives, and comes with coolant system, cube table, and halogen work lamp. Model R60 has 2.4 in. drilling capacity with 14 in. column.
Original Press Release:
Knuth Offers Cost-Effective Radial Drilling Machines
Lincolnshire, IL - KNUTH Machine Tools USA, a leading manufacturer of machine
tool equipment, introduces the R Series, radial arm drill press in seven sizes. These
affordable, next generation, radial arm drilling machines come equipped with front panel, programmable logic controls for increased reliability and decreased maintenance costs when drilling, reaming and tapping.
The popular Knuth R60, 2.4 inch drilling capacity with a 14 inch column, features
updated hydraulic and mechanical systems for more robust, user-friendly operation.
Designed with high-quality, fine grain, cast iron construction for extremely low vibration, the R60 is equipped with hardened and grounded guide ways on the arm for handling precise drilling and tapping needs. While the standard oil-bath lubricated gearbox with hardened, precision ground Cr-Ni steel gears, help maintain quiet operation.
With a drilling capacity up to 4 inches, the Knuth R Series radial drill is available with columns from 9.5 to 27.5 inches and maximum reach of 40 to 124 inches. Equipped with 2 to 20 horsepower, the R Series offers a revolution per minute from 8 to 22 with a maximum drilling depth of 10 to 20 inches. Ranging in price from $14,800 to $114,400,
the R Series also features hydraulically operated feed and spindle drives. Plus, standard equipment includes a coolant system, cube table and halogen work lamp.
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.
fax: 847-415-2402. Or visit
Knuth USA online at: www.knuth-usa.com and request a FREE 298 page color catalog.
Lauren Shohet Weiser