Fryer Machine

5X Series Series - 5 Axis Simultaneous with Articulating Spindle

The Fryer 5X Series features the Kessler tilting/rotary head which provides 360° of rotation and 200° of spindle tilt. This flexible spindle solution is perfect for the aerospace, automotive and oil field industries where rotating the part is not practical. Available in travel sizes of 60” to 160” and featuring full 5 axis Siemens 840D or Fanuc 31i B5 CNC controls.




  • 40 tool high speed, twin arm ATC
  • Full machine enclosure with side door access
  • Excellent accessibility for crane loading
  • Kessler German-made Kessler 2-axis head
  • 5 arc second accuracy
  • High torque 55 HP, 15,000 HP spindle
  • Disc brake for A and C axis
  • High capacity spindle refrigeration unit
  • 5 axis remote electronic handwheel
  • Siemens 840D SL CNC
  • Fanuc 31i B5 CNC










5X Head

The Kessler heavy duty head is designed for cutting steel and tough alloys. It features a 55 HP spindle motor with 15,000 RPM and HSK-63 tool interface. Utilizing high power torque motors and Heidenhain glass scale feedback for incredible 5 arc second positioning accuracy and 3 arc second repeatability. It also comes standard with dual action disc brakes for both A and C axis.


Rugged Construction

The Fryer 5X series features high precision rugged construction. C3 grade double nut ballscrews and pre-tensioned for added rigidity and accuracy. Certified Meehanite castings have hardened and ground box ways and Turcite liners for low friction and high rigidity. Heidenhain glass scales are available for the ultimate in positioning accuracy.