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We pride ourselves on the range of wood and metalworking machinery that we offer, which includes both our own brand as well as other high profile names such as JET and Proxxon. All of our own machinery is categorised into sections based on user requirement so whether you are a hobby, trade or professional user we have a range of machines to meet your requirements.

Why Buy Axminster?

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Our free 3 Year Guarantee is available on Axminster Hobby, Trade, Industrial, Model Engineer and Engineer Series machinery, CNC Technology mills and lathes plus Axminster Air Tools - find out more...

Machinery Classification

A quick guide to Axminster's woodworking machinery classification

Axminster Hobby Series

Hobby Series

Great value and easy-to-use, perfect for use at home, with an expected maximum use of 100 hours annually

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Axminster Trade Series

Trade Series

Solid, reliable machines designed for daily use, with an expected maximum use of 1,000 hours annually

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Axminster Industrial Series

Industrial Series

Top performers with class leading features and build quality for use in busy workshops

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Machinery Classification

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Axminster Engineer Series

Highly accurate, high specification machines that will perform difficult tasks every day

Axminster Model Engineer Series

Compact, fully featured machines that are perfectly suited for quality model engineering at home

Axminster CNC Technology

Small, high specification machines, able to handle complex training or small batch machining tasks