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For over 87 years, Kitamura Machinery has created innovative machining centers that meet the strictest demands of manufacturers worldwide. By combining the best practices from decades of hands-on experience, extreme personal attention to detail and the latest technology advances, Kitamura Machinery has created a line of horizontal, vertical and 5-axis machining centers that provide customers with improved productivity through easy adaptability, reductions in defects, and accurate, reliable long-term performance.
Family owned and operated, Kitamura has made customer service a priority since the very beginning – across the U.S., and around the world, you can count on the most knowledgeable machining-center service and support as our total commitment to quality, performance and value.
Founded in 1933, Kitamura’s concentration in the machining center business as well as its unprecedented commitment to Research and Development has led to industrial growth with the procurement of over 200 patents and patents pending in machining center design.
The company motto “Limitless Creativity” lends itself to our commitment to consistent product development, allowing us to provide the most technologically advanced and reliable machining centers on the market today.

Kitamura Horizontal Machining Centers

Kitamura’s Horizontal Machining Centers offer the benefits of extra-large work envelopes coupled with outstanding accuracies. From solid Meehanite cast construction to patented twin ballscrew and dual feedback technology offering blazing 2,362ipm rapid rates on solid boxways, to the sheer power and speed of our geared head spindles, Kitamura Horizontal Machining Centers offer you long machine tool life, continuous accuracy and the reliability necessary to get the job done. Thinking that now may be the time to automate?  Our HMC’s provide the field expandability and flexibility necessary to grow your business as your needs change.  Need additional tools, more than 2 pallets or 5th axis machining capabilities added to your existing machine in the field, on the spot?  We’ve got you covered.  Our horizontal HXiG-Series is the culmination of excellence in the manufacture of high-performance machine tools that spans over 86 years.

Kitamura Vertical Machining Centers

From small to large Kitamura offers a wide variety of Vertical Machining Center configurations to handle your most demanding cutting conditions.  An emphasis on rigidity in construction and ultra-high precision let customers supply high value-added services to their clients, entering new markets, expanding business and producing extreme tolerance work.  High speed spindles and optional factory installed pallet changers increase spindle utilization and help to create a multi-tasking machining environment that optimizes up-time.

Kitamura 5-Axis Machining Centers

Vertical or Horizontal, Kitamura has the 5-Axis machining solution to give you the competitive edge needed to machine all of your complex, multi-sided parts in one set-up.  Kitamura’s Trunnion table design offers the users increased accuracy and rigidity, simple set-up and ease of programming for the operator and allows for maximum stiffness and flexibility with the ability to position the work piece closer to the spindle. 4+1 or full simultaneous control, our 5-axis line up has you covered.

Kitamura Double Column Machining Centers

Larger parts require larger capacity and increased rigidity in order to support heavier table loads. Kitamura’s Bridgecenter Double Column Machining Centers are designed for extreme cutting capacity, offering the benefits of solid box way construction, high speed/high torque spindle options, spacious work envelopes, and a patented double column bridge type design. Standard linear scale feedback and #40 and #50 taper spindle configurations make these machines ideal for the mold industry where high levels of accuracy are needed in roughing & finishing large cavities and cores.