Basic 1000

The Basic 1000 with clearly visible extended working area for processing materials (for instance plywood panels of 1000 x 430mm) is especially designed for model making. Please notice that the Basic 1000 has been mainly developed for 2D jobs, like milling through, in wood and acrylics. This device will be delievered mounted and tested only.

• Well covered it is protected against dirt and easy to maintain.
• Reference switches for automatic reference drive included.
• Driven by stepper motors via trapezoid thread spindles (Ř 12 mm, 3 mm slope)
• Plain bearing guideways on hardened and polished steel arbors (X = Ř 20 mm, Y/Z = Ř 16 mm)

Technical data

Positioning area (X/Y/Z)

1024 x 420 x 70 mm

Dimensions (X/Y/Z)

1370 x 670 x 350 mm

Positioning speed

1250 mm/min

Accuracy of repetition

+/- 0.025 mm

max. reverse error

< 0.05 mm

max. positioning error

< 0.1 mm /100 mm


23 kg

The tools (router, plotting knife and so on) are not included.

STEP-FOUR Basic 1000 Fact-sheet of STEP-FOUR Basic 1000 - German version only.

STEP-FOUR milling units comply with the highest safety standards and are CE - certified.


Three versions of packages of milling machines:

for DOS
for Windows XP/2000

Basic 1000 DOS

Basic 1000 Xpert Start

Basic 1000 Xpert Advance

Milling software V4 Profi

Milling software XpertMILL LT

Milling software XpertMILL

Control electronics SF-C2

Control electronics SF-C2

Control electronics XpertCNC

Tool / Reference switches

Windows-Adapter XpertLINK

Tool / Reference switches


Tool / Reference switches