Metkon Micracut 202 – a fully programmable automatic precision cut-off machine

The Micracut 202 is a fully programmable precision cut-off machine with colour touch screen control, featuring a high quality Siemens PLC control unit, with automatic table feed cutting system, integrated recirculation cooling unit, versatile clamping options and a wide selection of blades for effortless cutting of a wide range of materials.

With the Micracut 202 you are able to have accurate, motorised positioning of the specimen in XY and Z axis via a digital readout on the LCD (X-axis for plane parallel cutting is optional).

Other features include ergonomic joystick with adjustable speed control, integrated feed path control, power dependent adjustable feed rate, variable cutting force, rapid pulse cutting mode, bar graph overload display and a powerful 1.1 kW cutting motor.

The machine has a variable spindle speed of between 300 and 4000rpm, an electronic brake system and advanced cutting modes.

Cutting capacity is up to 75mm solid stock, with cut-off wheels up to 200mm diameter. The rugged design twin T-slotted table is made of stainless steel and the base is a rugged alloy casting. The machine has extraordinary access for easy handling with sliding door and side openings and you have the ability to mount diamond cup wheels for grinding of petrographic thin section samples.

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