This is a plug and play machine, designed for fast simple operator setup and changeover. At less than 2000 lbs, the machine is easy to relocate, and requires no special foundation, pit, or operator stand. This is the perfect cell machine.
american broach & machine company was founded in ann arbor michigan in 1919 by f.j. lapointe who has been called the father of modern broaching. he held many of the basic patents that introduced the modern broaching techniques now used. the company was purchased by the sundstrand corporation of rockford illinois in 1937. the broaching tool division was purchased in 1961 by the present american broach & machine company of ann arbor michigan organization.