IG 080 M Surface Grinder

IG 080 M Features

  • 18" variable strength electromagnetic chuck with auto demag cycle
  • 10HP grinding spindle motor
  • Optional full enclosure to aid in keeping a clean shop environment
  • Graduated feed dial for setting feed amount and grind depth readout
  • Rapid head positioning
  • 15 gallon coolant capacity w/ basket style coolant filtration
  • PLC control technology system
  • Weight: 1,800 lbs (estimated)
  • 36" x 36" footprint

Countless customization options supported by an in-house engineering team ready to build the perfect machine for your application!

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Easy to Use. Fast. Precise.

The Model IG 080 M has all the benefits of a BIG rotary surface grinder but with a small shop footprint. The 18" rotary table and 10HP grinding spindle motor provide strong straight forward grinding performance for rough grinding as well as mid-tolerance work.

This machine is available with a low open or fully enclosed shroud based on your preference. A 15 gallon coolant tank and 20gpm coolant pump filter and collect coolant for cleaner, consistent grinds. Ask about specialized workholding systems to fit your fixturing needs.

Grinding Applications

DCM grinders outperform conventional surface grinders and are efficient for removing large amounts of material, while maintaining close tolerances and reducing process time. Features such as variable feedrate & spindle speed, single or multi-step grinding, and easily programmable grind processes make this machine an ideal platform for processing a wide range of materials.


  • Ceramics
    • Silicon Nitride, Zirconia, Alumina, Carbide, Silicon carbide (SiC), Tungsten, and other compounded materials
  • Carbide
  • Ceramic
  • Copper
  • Aluminum
  • Cast Iron
  • Nitrided Steel
  • Crystalline Materials
    • Quartz, Fused Silica, Glass, Sapphire, Zinc Selenide, Zerodur, Silicon
  • Tool Steel
  • Titanium
  • Neodymium
  • Ferrite
  • Composites
  • Magnetic Materials


  • Resurfacing aircraft brake rotors
  • Grinding circular wood milling tools to thickness
  • Sharpening stamping tools
  • Meat plate sharpening
  • Fixture & die preparation
  • Grinding prep before lapping & polishing processes

Have more questions or want to talk more about your specific application? Get in touch with our team of Technical Specialists today!

Give us a call: (800)533-5339


Why Choose DCM?

Before you decide, our Engineers will validate the performance of any DCM style grinder on your specific material. We invite you to send us a sample of your material or come visit our factory to run the machine and see the results firsthand.

After you purchase, a Technical Specialist from DCM will come to your facility to set up the machine and train your technical staff and machine operators.

As a DCM customer, you can count on the full support off our Technical Specialists and Enigneers when you need it. If you have any questions our reliable team will make sure you get the answers you need, when you need them.

Built by experts, for experts.


If you have questions you can give us a call or email a Technical Specialist. We will reply within one business day.

Give us a call: (800)533-5339


IG 080 M Specifications

Grinding Spindle Motor10HP, 1800rpm
3600rpm model available
Rotary Table Motor1HP, 34rpm
Powered Head DC Motor1/2HP
Coolant Pump20gpm
Table FeaturesThru-spindle vacuum/pressure feed
Variable strength fine pole electromagnetic chuck
Max Swing Diameter24"
Chuck Work Load300lbs, centered
Max Wheel to Table Clearance7" with 6A2 wheel
Grinding Wheel Hub Options
Type 6 or Type 11 Wheels3" - 8" diameter
6A2 and Cup Wheels6" - 10" diameter
Segmented Wheel Kit8" diameter
Feed System
Acme leadscrew preloaded bronze feed nut
Manual handwheel with .0010" graduations, .2000" per handwheel rotation
DCM impulse autofeed system with variable feedrate and adjustable step size
Electrical Requirements
230V, 60Hz, 3 phase, 40 amp, 37 FLA
Consult DCM Engineering regarding operation on other voltages or other options
60" wide, 36" deep, 72" high
2,400lbs (estimated)

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