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Roland MDX-40A Benchtop CNC Mill

Modela MDX-40A Benchtop Milling MachineBenchtop CNC machine for rapid prototyping4-axis, unattended millingHandles a wide variety of materialsGenerates a smooth surface finishG-code compatibleMax. work area 12" (X) by 12" (Y) by 4.1" (Z) without rota..

  • Brand: ROLAND
  • Product Code: ask_025706
  • Availability: In Stock
USD 3,300.00

Modela MDX-40A Benchtop Milling Machine

  • Benchtop CNC machine for rapid prototyping
  • 4-axis, unattended milling
  • Handles a wide variety of materials
  • Generates a smooth surface finish
  • G-code compatible
  • Max. work area 12" (X) by 12" (Y) by 4.1" (Z) without rotary axis
  • Optional rotary axis available for enhanced precision and accuracy

An intuitive and easy-to-use Subtractive Rapid Prototyping (SRP) device, the small footprint MDX-40A fits into any Fab Lab, workshop, office or classroom and allows both novice and advanced users to create precision 3D models. Built for designers, engineers and students who work in fast-paced environments, the speed, versatility and convenience of the MDX-40A put you in complete control.


Acceptable materials Resins such as chemical wood and modeling wax (metal not supported)
X, Y, and Z strokes12 (X) x 12 (Y) x 4-1/8 (Z) in.
(305 (X) x 305 (Y) x 105 (Z) mm)
Distance from spindle tip to tableMaximum 123 mm (4-13/16 in.)
Table size12 (W) x 12 (D) in.
(305 (W) x 305 (D) mm)
Loadable workpiece weight8.8 lb (4 kg)
XYZ-axis motorStepping motor
Feed rateXY-axis: 0.0039 to 1.9 in./s (0.1 to 50 mm/sec.), 
Z-axis: 0.0039 to 1.1 in./s (0.1 to 30 mm/sec.)
Software resolutionNC-code: 0.000039 in./step (0.001mm/step),
RML-1: 0.00039 in./step (0.01 mm/step)(RML-1)
Mechanical resolution0.00008 in./step (0.002 mm/step)(Micro-step)
Spindle motorBrushless DC motor, Maximum 100 W
Spindle rotation4500 to 15000 rpm
Tool chuckCollet
InterfaceUSB (compliant with Universal Serial Bus Specification Revision 1.1)
Power supplyVoltage and frequency AC100 to 240 +/-10%, 50/60 Hz
Required power capacity2.1 A
Power consumptionApprox. 210W
Acoustic noise levelNo-load operation: 56 dB (A) or less, Standby: 42 dB (A) or less
Dimensions26-3/8 (W) x 29-15/16 (D) x 21-13/16 (H) in.
669 (W) x 760 (D) x 554 (H) mm
Weight143.3 lb (65 kg)
Operation temperature41 to 104°F (5 to 40°C)
Operation humidity 35 to 80% (no condensation)
Included items 

Power cord, power plug adapter, USB cable, collet, Z0 sensor, hexagonal wrench, hexagonal screw drivers, spanners, Roland



System Requirements for Inlcuded Software
OSWindows Vista®(32bit edition) or Windows® XP (32bit edition) and Internet Explorer 6.0 or later
CPUPentium® 4, 2.4GHz or faster recommended
RAM1GB or more recommended
Free hard-disk space20MB or more recommended
Video card and monitor

A resolution of 1024 x 768 or more recommended, video card compatible with OpenGL recommended, and at least 16-bit



Optional Rotary Axis Unit (ZCL-40A)
Maximum angle of rotation+/-18 x 105° (+/-5000 rotations)
Maximum loadable workpiece size*4.7 in.(120 mm) diameter by 10.6 in. (270 mm) long
Maximum thickness holdable by workpiece clamp0.4 to 1.8 in. (10 to 45 mm)
Loadable workpiece weight2.2 lb (1kg ) (including clamps)
Feed rate0.23-11.79 rpm
Mechanical resolution0.005625 deg./step (Micro-step)
Dimensions18.5 (W) x 11.3 (D) x 4.5 (H) in.
(470 (W) x 286 (D) x 115 (H) mm)
Weight16.5 lb (7.5 kg)
Included itemsY-origin sensors (large and small), Z-origin sensor, Y-origin detection pin, center drill, live center, hexagonal wrench, cap


*The range that can actually be cut is limited by the amount of tool extention and interference between the loaded workpiece


Optional 3D Scanning Sensor Unit (ZSC-1)
Maximum scanning area12.0 (X) x 12.0 (Y) x 2.3 (Z) in.
(305 (X) x 305 (Y) x 60 (Z) mm)
Distance from probe tip to tableMaximum 3.6 in. (92.4 mm)
Table load capacityMaximum 8.8 lb (4 kg)
SensorTypeRoland Active Piezo Sensor (RAPS)
Effective Probe Length2-5/16 in. (60 mm)
Tip Bulb Radius0.00315 in. (0.08 mm)
Minimum scan pitch.002 in (.051 mm)
Scanning methodContacting, mesh-point height-sensing
Operating speedXY-axis0.6 to 1.1 in./s (15 to 30 mm/sec.)

0.04 to 1.1 in./s (1 to 30 mm/sec.)



Rotary axis unitZCL-40ASee the above specifications
3D Scanning sensor unitZSC-1See the above specifications
Replacement spindle unitZS-401GB or more recommended
Dust boxZDX-4026.33(W) x 30.27(D) x 3.8(H) in.
(666 (W) x 769 (D) x 97 (H) mm)