Vertical Machining Center BA 1500


State-of-the art universal vertical machining center for single part and batch production of small and medium lot sizes.

The special KUNZMANN features:


  • FEM-optimized cast cross construction with C-column that carries the vertical spindle and the tool changer
  • unique working area with large Y (750 mm) and Z (up to 900 mm) axis – perfect for the manufacturing of cubic workpieces
  • linear guideways in X/Y/Z axis for dynamic axis travelling
  • large ball screws in all axes (X axis 45 mm, Y and Z axis 40 mm) guarantee high stability
  • pneumatic adjustment of the counterbalance in the Z axis supports ball screws, ensures dynamic axis movement, and improves surface quality
  • numerous manufacturing options due to different spindle types
  • highly efficient manufacturing process due to 38-/60-pocket tool changer
  • Even the standard BA 1500 is equipped with a slat band chip conveyor and an individually adjustable bath rinsing.

Machine accuracy

  • ground ball screws in all axes provide high-precision positioning and repeatability
  • constant spindle temperature due to standard spindle cooling unit
  • direct incremental linear encoder systems, sealing air-protected in all axes for precise processing (option)


  • working area directly accessible due to spacious front doors
  • The machine table has a comfortable height (approx. 1,000 mm) and can be closely driven towards the front doors for optimum access to the clamping table and the workpiece.
  • The movable and height-adjustable control console and the electronic handwheel facilitate machine setup and retooling.
  • The smooth, inclined interior surfaces facilitate chip drain and cleaning.
  • Additional service doors on both cabin sides make this machine particularly service-friendly.