25 Mail Street
Western Province Park
Tel: +27 21 534 5351
Lead Machine Tools was founded in 2011 and has since built a fantastic reputation throughout South Africa as a high-end, B-BBEE Machine Tools merchant. We provide outstanding, professional and immediate after-sales service throughout the country, with customer specific advice and unmatched expertise in our field of the supply of high technology machine tools and accessories.
Lead Machine Tools has carefully selected hi-tech suppliers from Europe, USA, Taiwan and Japan to cover a wide range of machine shop, job shop and production requirements. We are continually improving our product range to keep up with the constantly evolving technological manufacturing world.
Lead Machine Tools has one of the largest and most highly skilled CNC service departments in the country. Our focus is on sharing ownership of the installation of CNC machines into machine shops, through the expertise of knowledgeable sales people, skilled CNC technicians and CNC application engineers.
In Johannesburg, Cape Town, Port Elizabeth and Durban our engineers have all been for product training at the machine tool builders’ facilities. We pride ourselves in excellence through service, and believe in the philosophy of having the correct training for our service engineers.
Lead Machine Tools offers full CNC training on-site, or at our training room in Cape Town; fully equipped with Sinutrain for training on all Siemens control systems, as well as courses in using Edgecam’s CAD/CAM software.
Lead Machine Tools has employed two highly skilled applications engineers. Their expertise and experience allow Lead Machine Tools to offer tailor made application solutions that no other machine tool company in South Africa is capable of offering. Andre Enslin handles our applications in Port Elizabeth and Cape Town, and Johan Neveling takes care of all of Johannesburg and Durban’s application requirements. Between Andre and Johan’s experience we are capable of handling training on all popular control types from Siemens to Fanuc to Mitsubishi, support on a variety of CAD/CAM systems, and training on a broad range of machine configurations, from C-axis lathes to 5-axis machining centers, to swiss type turning and horizontal machining centers. We are striving to become the most technically advanced machine tool company in the country.
Turn Key Projects
Lead Machine Tools offers a broad range of fully designed and delivered turnkey solutions to fit any production or job shop requirement. Our solutions come complete with extremely accurate cycle times and advice on the correct equipment to purchase.
Remote Programming Assistance
If you are a Lead Machine Tools customer in South Africa and require quick programming assistance, we can help you online and telephonically with full programming and application support.
Suppliers represented by Lead Machine Tools include Bodor Laser, Micro Dynamics, Hwacheon, SINO CNC Machinery, TAILI, Škoda Machine Tools, Mitsubishi Electric, Renishaw and Siemens.
We stock a large variety of CNC accessories, CNC tooling, conventional machines and related equipment. For quotations or advice please don’t hesitate to contact one of our professional sales engineers.