Plate Bevelers, Self Propelled, Portable - KBM-18® produce clean machined bevels with no thermal distortion on mild steel, stainless steel and aluminum plate from 1/4” (6.0 mm) to 1 1/2” (38.1 mm) thick. Thinner material can be beveled… consult factory for details. The KBM-18® bevels the topside of plate reducing time and cost. Savings are further enhanced when the topside beveller is used with the KBM-18U underside beveller in applications where both sides of the material require bevelling.
Adjustable Undercarriage...For Easy Height Adjustment
The KBM-18® can be purchased with a adjustable height, self-aligning, spring-loaded caster wheel assembly for self propelled bevelling along any length of plate maintaining a uniform bevel and consistent root face. Undercarriage sold separate
Angle Bevel Pins...Enable Bevel Angle Adjustment
...KBM-18® units are supplied with angle bevel pins for 22 1/2°, 30°, 37 1/2°, 45° and 55° bevels. Pins for other bevel angles are available upon request.
KBM-18U Underside Beveling
The KBM-18U is perfect for bevelling the underside of the plate without need for flipping the work piece over. In combination with the KBM-18 efficiency is greatly increased when bevelling both the top and bottom of the plate. Safety is also increased as there is no need for constant maneuvering of heavy workloads.
Operates at 10 feet (3 meters) per minute
KBM-18® comes complete with the following standard equipment:
1- GBM-18-X1 Deep Tooth Cutter (medium cut)
1- set Bevel Angle Pins for 22 1/2°, 30°, 37 1/2°, 45° and 55°
1- Tool Kit