High Quality Toolroom Mills for Small Batch Production


MB-Q Series

Toolroom Bed Mill with Manual Quill Head

  • Manual, Semi-CNC or Full-CNC Modes
  • Extremely Easy to Use
  • Fast Set Up for One Off-Parts
  • Perfect for Repair, Tool & Die, Maintenance & Job Shop


32" x 17" x 19"


40" x 20" x 20"


60" x 25" x 24"

All models feature 6" manual quill



The Fryer MB-Q Series is the ultimate mill for toolroom applications. Designed and built to be the finest toolroom mill available, these machines are easier to use, more accurate and last longer than any other toolroom mill. 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.

Ease Of Use

  • Manual handles for X and Y axis
  • Manual quill with optional glass scale
  • "Do One" cycles for pockets, drilling, bolt circles & more
  • Simple menu programming - no codes of any kind
  • Reads standard G & M codes from CAD-CAM systems
  • Solid model part verification


  • Versatile quill head with gear box
  • One-touch set-up buttons
  • Rigid tapping with peck feature
  • Handwheel run makes testing programs safer
  • 10 HP 4,500 RPM CAT-40 taper spindle
  • Rugged heavy duty Meehanite castings
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CNC Control


The Fryer / Siemens 828-HS control is designed for ease of use in low volume toolroom and job shop facilities. Simple menu programming and fast set-up keys allow you make one-off parts in half the time of a manual machine. Multi mode operation allows you to use the machine manually, semi-automatic and full CNC mode. Canned cycles and graphic verify make set-up faster and easier.
  • Manual or CNC
  • Do-one mode
  • Teach mode
  • Conversational mode
  • Ultra reliable Siemens High Speed all digital control system
  • Regenerative drives save 40% electrical use
  • Digital drives provide better accuracy and surface finish
  • Absolute encoders never require you to ‘home’ machine
Geometry Creator
Enter part dimensions using the Simple Geometry Creator. The dimensions are drawn on the screen while you enter them and missing information is automatically calculated.
Pocketing Cycles
Choose from a wide variety of pocket shapes. Then answer basic questions about the depth of cut, tool type and finish stock allowance.
Drilling Cycles
Choose from a wide variety of drill cycles including drill, deep hole drill, peck drill, bore, rigid tap, rigid peck tap and more.
3D Graphic Simulation
The 828-HS uses sophisticated solid model graphic verification to accurately show what your part will look like BEFORE you cut it. Also choose from wireframe or multiview screen.
Please download our CNC Control brochure for more detailed information.
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