Flexible-shaft Driven Transverse Polishing Machine

The transverse polishing machine with flexible-shaft connection should be driven by an electrical hanging-motor (e.g. Diprofil type DSE-47), with speed control and a flexible-shaft with slip-joint (European standard) or ball-joint (US standard) connection. Corresponding motors of other brands may also be used.


The machine is delivered in a handy box including the necessary tools and accessories.

Connection   Item No.
Slip-joint FMV/S
Ball-joint FMV/B

Technical Data

Speed (maximum): 12.000 rpm (at max. 2 mm stroke length)
Speed (recommended): 5.000 – 11.000 rpm (depending on the weight of the used tool).
Stroke length: variable stroke 0 – 4 mm (measured 60 mm from the machine housing)
Tool-holder: Ø 3,6 mm
Weight: approx. 200 g
Noise level: < 78 dB(A) at 12.000 rpm
Vibration levels: 1,5 – 3,5 m/s² when the machine is operated according to the operation guide.

For more information about vibration levels when using certain tools at different speeds and stroke lengths, please see the corresponding operation guide.

Frequency weighed hand/arm vibration principally in accordance with ISO 28927-8.

Click on the images below to see the spare parts list for the Items No. FMV/S and FMV/B respectively: