Suhner Econ Omaster 2
Suhner Econ Omaster 2
Suhner Econ Omaster 2
Suhner Econ Omaster 2
Suhner Econ Omaster 2

Suhner introduces 'value-priced' versatile drill

May 22, 2021
The ECONOmaster units from are suitable for medium-duty production cutting of light metal, wood, composite, foam and plastic materials, and standard and custom models are available

Suhner has introduced the ECONOmaster line of drilling units, ideal for multiple materials such as light metal, wood, composite, plastic and foam.

Priced at under $3,000 for the basic unit, the economical solution is in stock for immediate delivery or customizable to suit the particular operation.

Because these units are entirely produced at the Suhner factory in Rome, Georgia, response times for delivery and customized construction are minimal, according to Division Manager Lee Coleman. 

“We recognized the need to bring our global technology to a local level, here in America, and the ECONOmaster is a key step in that process,” Coleman said. 

The ECONOmaster drilling unit features low power and air consumption, adjustable motor housing, adjustable total stroke up to 4”, hydraulic feed control cylinder, J33 taper spindle end, 0-1/2” drill chuck, electric front & rear position limit switches, belt tensioner and chrome-plated quill.  Basic unit weight is 45 lbs.  

Other key features include adjustable feed stroke of ½-3”, 400 lb. thrust at 85 psi, operating pressures to 110 psi, TEFC/IP56 protection, standard 230V/460V, concentricity of .002” TIR, speed ranges to 9600 RPM and an air connection retract/advance of ¼” to 27 NPT.  

ECONOmaster drilling units can be supplied with an adjustable stand, inline vertical configuration and multiple spindle heads for medium-duty production drilling, with many other spindle options and toolholders available.  

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