Perfect cutting results in different materials

Unrivalled easy, flexible and safe

Whether industrial or bespoke production, joining and beveling with different bevel angles represents one of the central challenges with regard to the available equipment, different materials, profiles and quality requirements. The Leitz variable angle cutterhead system offers individual advantages for every company size and thus helps to achieve a clear production and quality. The system is not only flexible and sustainable, but also improves production efficiency.

YOUR BENEFITS

  • Excellent cutting results
  • Easy handling
  • Applicable in different materials
  • Significantly less noise
  • Long tool life
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Time saving (max.) through newly designed adjustment mechanism
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Flexibility referring the workpiece materials

Your benefits due to …

Flexibility

Adjustable in use

Flexibility

Adjustable in use

  • Suitable for various materials from solid wood to wood derived materials and plastics
  • Can be used on machines with manual feed, throughfeed machines and CNC machining centres

Efficiency

Economical in every respect

Efficiency

Economical in every respect

  • Excellent cutting results and long tool life due to optimized cutting materials
  • High cutting speed through intelligent tool design
  • No reworking required due to extremely sharp cutting edges
  • Fast and accurate knife change without setting gauges

Sustainability

A benefit for user and environment

Sustainability

A benefit for user and environment

  • Long tool life and thus lower tool costs thanks to steel tool body and hardened clamping elements
  • Reduced noise through noise-optimized design

Turnblade knife system

A cutting result in different timbers and wood derived materials that is mark free

Leitz variable angle cutterhead
Variable angle cutterhead

Turnblade knife system

A cutting result in different timbers and wood derived materials that is mark free

At a glance

  • Standard turnblade WP 12
  • Mark free cutting result due to 1-part, continuous cutting edge
  • Cutting width of 50 mm = at 45° maximum workpiece thickness 34 mm
  • Suitable for CNC machining centres, moulders (MAN) and through feed machines (MEC)
  • Applicable in many wood and wood derived materials
  • Standard: Available ex stock ,Semi-Standard: Available at short notice
  • Tungsten carbide turnblades

HeliCut knife system

Particulary smooth cutting in solid wood and “soft” working material

Leitz variable angle cutterhead
Variable angle cutterhead

HeliCut knife system

Particulary smooth cutting in solid wood and “soft” working material

At a glance

  • 4 times turnable knives
  • Workpiece edges tear-free on both sides due to alternating shear angles
  • Partial change of cutting edges in case of local wear or damage
  • “Aggressive” cutting edge geometry
  • Cutting edge 55 mm = at 45° maximum workpiece thickness 38 mm
  • Suitable for CNC machining centres, moulders (MAN) and through feed machines (MEC)
  • Applicable in solid wood and “soft” working materials such as softwood, foams, etc.
  • Standard: Available ex stock, Semi-Standard: Available at short notice
  • Tungsten carbide turnblades

WhisperCut knife system

Especially for machining abrasive materials

Leitz Variable angle cutterhead
Variable angle cutterhead

WhisperCut knife system

Especially for machining abrasive materials

At a glance

  • Cutting edges can be changed by the operator
  • Workpiece edges tear-free on both sides due to alternating shear angles
  • Partial change of cutting edges in case of local wear or damage
  • “Robust” cutting edge geometry
  • Cutting width of 55 mm = at 45° maximum workpiece thickness 38 mm
  • Suitable for CNC machining centres, moulders (MAN) and through feed machines (MEC)
  • Applicable in abrasive working materials such as MDF, fibre-reinforced plastics (FVK), etc.
  • Standard: Available ex stock, Semi-Standard: Available at short notice
  • Diamond cutting edges

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Variable angle bevel cutterhead
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Category: Planing and profiling
Leitz Tooling UK
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Essex, CM19 5TN
United Kingdom
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