Aerospace industry

Description / Name of the machine

Butt-joining machine

Function / job

Milling machine for butt-joining of plastic slabs and hard paper honeycombs

Special features

Milling spindle via frequency converter with variable speeds; extraction system by means of contact surface „underfloor”; protective cover from Plexiglas, work position of milling cutter individually adjustable.

Technical data

Milling cutter speed 6000 to 15000 rpm
Diameter max. 100 mm
Slab thickness 80 mm
Drives electrical,
frequency converter


Airbus Deutschland GmbH

Realization period / year

May 2005

Ident No.
503 1 243 DB
Month / year