Fryer Machine

World’s Best-Made Toolroom Mill

MB-R Series - Toolroom Bed Mill with Manual Quill

The Fryer MB - R Series is the perfect mill for job shop and toolroom applications. Built to be the most accurate and reliable machine of its type, it is also extremely easy to use. Equipped with a rigid spindle and optional tool changer, this machine is capable of single or multi part production. The conversational control makes programming easy so even one off parts can be done quickly and efficiently.

The Fryer MB-R Series features the ability to run single parts as well as production With the optional 3 electronic handwheels and menu programming, the MB-R series can make a single part in half the time of a manual machine With its fast 8,000 RPM spindle, 400 IPM rapids and 12 station tool changer the “R” Series can complete your production runs quickly The MB-R is truly fast, flexible and easy to use.






  • 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
  • 12 HP 8,000 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
  • 4th axis capability
  • 3 Electronic hand-wheel package
  • 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 Rigid Head

The MB-R series features a rigid head with an 8,000 RPM CAT-40 spindle. The spindle is fitted with built-in coolant nozzles for delivery of coolant directly to the part. The heavy duty head casting is ideal for tough alloys and interrupted cuts.


Automatic Tool Changer

Versatile automatic tool changer is available in 12 or 20 tool capacity. Use it manually with the next tool, previous tool button or automatically in a program. You can also skip the ATC and load tools manually.


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


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.


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.


MB Table Guard

Table mounted guard features dual sliding doors and a safety switch.


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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