Kent USA Will Attend IMTS 2016 Show in Chicago

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( — April 8, 2016) Tustin, California — Kent USA (, a global leader in the machine tools industry, will be exhibiting at the IMTS (International Manufacturing Technology Show) in September 2016 in McCormick Place, Chicago. The company has been exhibiting at the IMTS for decades now. The International Manufacturing Technology Show, which is held every even-numbered year, is one of the biggest industrial trade shows in the world.

Every year, manufacturing industry professionals from all over the globe attend the show to see new machines, tools and technologies that can improve their efficiency. The IMTS is sponsored by the Association for Manufacturing Technology (AMT).

Kent USA’s two key machines on display will be the KTM-4VKF-E with CNC (CNC Knee Mill) and TW-32Qi (Bed Mill), which will be placed at the front corners of the booth. Kent USA is especially known for their superior CNC knee mills in the industry.

The KTM-4VKF-E with CNC features a 3 HP AC-Freq drive head with digital RPM display and analog load meter. It has an automatic spindle direction reversal when switching between high and low speed gear ranges. It also has an automatic centralized lubrication system with metered check-valves. The machine allows for easy conversational programming, and its DRO-mode allows for full manual operations with built-in 3 axis absolute encoder glass scales. Other features include engraving capability, DXF file import capability, USB drive and 12.1” high resolution flat panel color LCD display.

The TW-32Qi features a 7.5 HP spindle motor and programmable spindle rpm control, as well as spindle rpm over-ride knob on control. It has an auto-lubrication unit with metered check valves and contains a flood coolant with splash guard and chip pan. Other features include an enhanced flux-vector inverter on spindle drive, metal hand wheels on X-axis and Y-axis, metal telescoping way cover on front Y-axis, full automatic CNC and manual/DRO capability, manual quill capability for greater flexibility and many more.

Kent USA will also showcase their KVR-2418A (Vertical Machining Center), their three grinders, CGS-618M (Manual), SGS-1230AHD (Automatic) and JHC-12S (Centerless); and three lathes, TRL-1340V (Manual Precision), ML-2060T (Manual Precision) and KLR-20 (CNC Turning Center).

About Kent USA

Kent USA is a leading provider of machine tool equipment and conventional and CNC tool equipment worldwide. Since their establishment in 1979, they have continually provided quality machinery to machine shops and manufacturing facilities. The company offers full ranges of CNC knee mills and other milling machines, lathes, surface grinders, EDMs, radial arm drills and compact machining centers.

Kent USA

1231 Edinger Avenue
Tustin, California 92780
United States
(800) 536-8872