Eastman Cardinal Series
Designed for cutting large radius curves or straight
lines, Eastman are the No. 1 choice for round knives around the world.
With four different blade sizes, horsepower ratings & custom engineered
gear ratios to choose from, there is an Eastman Cardinal to suit most
round knife applications. The sharpening system creates a perfect double
bezel eliminating the need for a shear plate.
Extra Heavy Duty Model 567
– Our most
powerful round knife. Equipped with the
same high-torque motor as the Brute straight knife together with a dual
speed option offers versatility & utility plus massive power making it
capable even of cutting deep canvas or denim lays.
Heavy Duty Model 562
– Although less
powerful than the 567, this model features
an idler gear providing increased torque. Combined with blade speed, the
562 is ideal for most general cutting of canvas, cotton & woollens.
Standard Model 548
– This general
purpose model delivers the same wide range
of uses as the 562 but with the advantage of a smaller, lighter package.
Lightweight Model 534
designed for low lays of wool, cotton, silk
& synthetics, this machine is lightweight for good manoeuvrability.
6" 71/2" 6" 71/2"
4" 5 1/2" 6" 4"
Cut Capacity 3 1/2"
5 1/2" 3 1/2" 5 1/2" 21/2" 31/2" 31/2"
1 phase power 1.25hp .
3 phase power 2.2hp
KM RS100 Octa Round Knife
A more economical round knife for lighter applications
whilst still being sturdy & robust.
Blade size 4" Power 100w
Cut capacity 1" Weight 2.9kg
Offering the ultimate in manoeuvrability, these machines are the
ideal solution to low quantity cutting jobs such as intricate
markers, singleply cutting, one of a kind patterns, samples &
Eastman Chickadee® Model D2
The smallest round knife available, the Chickadee®
ll is powered by Eastman’s Permafield motor giving 40% more power
than any other hand held knife its size. This, combined with its
streamlined, lightweight construction helps eliminate operator
fatigue. Equipped with either a round blade for general use or a
hexagonal blade for sheer or difficult fabric, it has a cutting
capacity 25% greater than competitive models. The Chickadee® ll also
features a totally enclosed sharpener for faster & safer sharpening,
easily accessible motor brushes & an integrated power switch for
rapid response & fatigue free operation. It is versatile too, with a
choice of four base plates & cutting tips dependant on your specific
More powerful than any other
cutter of similar size & more than three times as powerful as the
Chickadee ll, the Buzzaird is a pneumatic shear requiring 60-90 psi
compressed air for operation. With no electric motor to burn out, it
is completely safe to use in wet areas. It is able to handle
extremely tough fabrics including most heavy, dense rubbers &
Eastman Small Round Knife Range
For cutting that demands the stability of a round knife
& the agility of a straight knife, we offer a small round knive model
BBB 32 Little Giant which is fitted
with a hexagonal blade.
Suprena MC1017 Mini Tuff Cutter
An economy hand held round knife suitable for single-ply
& sample cutting. Supplied in a case with a 6 bow blade, spare round
blade, grease & lubricating oil.
Chickadee® D2 Buzzaird® MC1017
2 1/32" 2"
0.33 hp 50w
Bases for Chickadee®
General Purpose foot attachment
(Chickadee only) For
(Chickadee only) With
needle rollers for high accuracy cutting
Slitting tubular knits & other loose weave fabrics