Fryer Machine

World’s Best-Made Toolroom Mill

MB-Q Series - Toolroom Bed Mill with Manual Quill

The Fryer MB - Q Series is the ultimate mill for your toolroom applications. Built to be the most accurate and reliable machine of its type, it is also extremely easy to use. Equipped with a manual quill and manual handwheels, the “Q” Series gives you the flexibility to use in Manual, Semi-CNC or Full-CNC modes. The conversational control makes programming easy so even one off parts can be done quickly and efficiently. Reliability, precision and ease of use make the MB the Ultimate mill.




  • Simple menu programming - No codes of any kind
  • G code editor runs Fanuc G code
  • One-touch set-up buttons
  • Rigid tapping with peck feature
  • Solid model part verification shows entire part being cut
  • Handwheel run feature makes proving out programs safer
  • 400 IPM rapid feedrate
  • 10 HP 4,500 RPM CAT-40 taper spindle
  • Extra large induction hardened and ground table
  • Menu driven tool setter and part probe
  • Absolute encoders - no homing required
  • Simple tool management - increases productivity
  • Electronic spindle speed control
  • Engraving cycle
  • Teach mode
  • Electronic stops in manual mode



  • Siemens High Speed all digital control system - Ultra reliable
  • Regenerative drives save 40% electrical use
  • Digital drives provide better accuracy and surface finish
  • Brushless servo spindle motor provides better torque
  • Modular electronics package uses 50% less parts than competitors
  • 4th and 5th axis interface available
  • Web server technology allows remote monitoring of CNC



  • High quality thermally stable Meehanite castings
  • Box way construction with Turcite B liners
  • C3 grade double nut ball screws with class 7 bearings
  • CAT 40 spindle with ABEC 9 ultra precision bearings
  • Counterweight balanced Z axis
  • Hand built precision +/- .0002” entire travel
  • Test part cut and shipped with each machine
  • Two-year warranty










MB Quill Head

MB-Q head features a 6" manual quill with a rugged CAT 40 taper spindle. A powerful 10 HP spindle motor is connected to the 2-speed gearbox that features full torque at only 100 RPM and whisper smooth operation to 4,500 RPM. The head can also rotate up to 90°.


3 Handwheel Console

Base mounted operator console is mounted at a comfortable height for easy programing and operation. Includes 3 handwheels for manual movement of X,Y and Z axis. Also included is a joy stick for feed control of X and Y axis and a course / fine switch.


Part Probe

The FRYER part probe is the easy way to set up your parts. This high accuracy plug-in probe will edge find, find pocket centers, find centers of bosses, set skew angles and more. Built-in graphical menus make use fast and easy


Tool Rack

Handy tool rack mounts over X waycover so the table is not covered. Holds nine 40 taper tool holders and protects the shank from chips.


Tool Probe

Automatic tool probe is table mounted and menu driven to make setting tool offsets easy.


Remote Handwheel

Handy jog handwheel is located in a portable box. Features axis selector switch and a resolution selector for coarse or fine movement. Remote stop start is also included.


Quill Scale

Coupled quill scale is connected to the CNC and allows full digital read-out of quill position. Also allows fast setting of tool length offsets and warns of quill movement during automatic operation.


4th Axis Rotary Table

Fryer built 4th axis rotary tables are available in 6”, 8”, 10”, 12” and 16” sizes. Full contouring capability as well as indexing with 15 arc/sec accuracy. Heavy duty disk brake, clamp system and available tailstock.


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