FT Series from ERLO • Benchtop • Manual Feed • Direct Drive • Drilling 8-15 mm • Tapping M5-M8 • Taper B12-B16 • 1-Phase

Product Code: FT SERIES

"Discover our exceptional range of Bench Top Tapping Machines, designed to deliver unmatched performance and precision in your drilling operations. We offer distinct models to meet your specific requirements, each equipped with advanced features and built to the highest standards of quality.

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    Series FT – Bench Top Tapping Machines

    Specification / Model FT-1 FT-4 FT-6
    Drilling capacity (mm): 8 15 12
    Continuous drilling capacity (mm): 6 13 10
    Tapping capacity (Mild Steel) M5 M8 M6
    Spindle cone B12 B16 B16
    Variable speed (rpm): 100 to 10000 40 to 4000 60 to 6000
    Voltage motor / power 0.54 0.54 0.54
    Power source 1-Phase, 230V, 50Hz 1-Phase, 230V, 50Hz 1-Phase, 230V, 50Hz
    Variator type Electronic Electronic Electronic
    Drilling depth (mm): 60 mm 60 mm 60 mm
    Distance spindle nose (mm): 220 220 220
    Distance spindle-table (mm): 140 Min 85 / Max 370 140
    Distance spindle-base (mm): 315 420 315
    Column diameter (mm): 70 70 70
    T-Slots: 2 2 2
    Distance between slots n/a n/a n/a
    Feed Manual Manual Manual
    Headstock height adjustment Manual Manual Manual
    Table height adjustment n/a by Rack n/a
    Table dimensions (width x depth) (mm): 300 x 250 300 x 250 300 x 250
    CE Certified Yes Yes Yes
    Dimensions (mm): 320 x 450 x 830 440 x 450 x 860 320 x 450 x 830
    Net weight (kg): 44 62 44


    • Digital multifunction screen
    • Speed adjust and viewer
    • Depth viewer
    • Selector drilling/tapping
    • Button to set up 0 position
    • Lighting equipment
    • Magnetothermic switch
    • E-Stop
    • Drill Guard with Micro-Switch
    • CE Certified

    Optional Equipment

    • Base cabinet with door and shelves (PKE – 250208)
    • Drill chuck capacity 0,5/8 mm. b12, accuracy of concentricity: 0,20 mm (PCR.B12 – 285103)
    • Keyless drill chuck (0,5-6 mm) b12, accuracy of concentricity: 0,05 mm (PCRS.B12 – 285104)
    • Keyless drill chuck (1-13 mm) b16, accuracy of concentricity: 0,30 mm (only for model ft-6) (PCRS.B16 – 285133)
    • Tap holder for m4-m12, b16 (PNR.4-12 – 285109)
    • Fixed base vice, opening 95 mm. (MF – 281296)
    • Fixed intermediate table (standard in ft-4 models) (MIF – 290521)

    Erlo: Tradition and Innovation in Drilling and Tapping Machines

    Erlo is a leading manufacturer of drilling and tapping machines, with over 50 years of experience in the industry. ERLO is known for reliable and durable machines, which are made with high-quality materials and components. ERLO’s machines are also easy to use and maintain, making them a good choice for machinists and metal fabricators of all levels of experience.

    In addition to the standard range of drilling and tapping machines, also offered are customized solutions for specific applications are designed with a deep understanding of the custoer’s needs and the machine designs meet those needs perfectly.

    It is the belief that tradition and innovation go hand-in-hand and ERLO has a committment to providing their customers with the latest technology and also value the traditional values of craftsmanship and quality.

    If you are looking for a reliable and innovative drilling and tapping machine, Erlo is the perfect choice for you. Contact us today to learn more about our products and services.

    ERLO products are proudly sold by The Workshop Press Company UK based in Kenilworth, Warwickshire.