At Kitmondo, we pride ourselves on offering an extensive selection of used broaching machines, indispensable for precision metalworking in sectors like automotive, aerospace, and general manufacturing. These high-performance machines are expertly designed to carve intricate shapes and keyways into metal workpieces with remarkable accuracy and efficiency.

Our inventory spans from budget-friendly models priced at €8,000 to advanced, high-capacity units costing up to €80,000, sourced from esteemed brands such as Karl Klink, Nachi, Ohio Broach, and Forst. Each machine comes equipped with distinct features like stroke length, tonnage, broach length, and varying levels of automation, tailored to meet your specific production requirements.

Choosing the right broaching machine involves considering factors like the broaching process type (whether internal, external, surface, or rotary), the level of precision needed, the machine's capacity, and its compatibility with your specific workpieces. These aspects are critical for achieving superior machining quality, maximizing production efficiency, and minimizing operational costs. By investing in our used broaching machines, you not only gain access to high-quality equipment at reduced prices but also contribute to sustainable practices by prolonging the lifecycle of durable machinery.

Delve into Kitmondo’s listings today to find reliable broaching machines that deliver outstanding performance and exceptional value for your precision machining needs. Rely on Kitmondo’s unwavering commitment to excellent customer service and discover the ideal machine to elevate your metalworking operations.


Year: 1981

Power 40 T
Max. travel 2000 mm

Magnaghi 16/250 Broaching machine


Power 16 T
Max. travel 1400 mm

Ohio VTUP-1554-S Broaching machine

Year: 2000

Power 15 T
Max. travel 1371 mm

Ekin RISH 6.3x1000 Broaching machine

Year: 2000

Power 6.3 T
Max. travel 1000 mm

KARL KLINK 25-2000-500S Broaching machine

Year: 1997

Power 25 T
Max. travel 2000 mm

Forst RTS 16X1600X630 Broaching machine

Year: 1986

Power 16 T
Max. travel 1600 mm

SACEM M600 Broaching machine


Vertical broaching mortiser Brand: SACEM Model: M600 Table: 800mm diameter Divider 350 Head inclination +15º / -15º. Course: 600mm

Used Varinelli 50/2000 Broaching machine

Year: ~ 1970

Power 50 T
Max. travel 2000 mm

LAPOINTE HP75/72 Broaching machine


Power 37.5 T
Max. travel 1825 mm

Unlocking Precision: An Expert's Guide to Broaching Machines

Broaching machines are a linchpin in the metalworking industry, offering unparalleled precision and efficiency in shaping metal parts. These machines are designed to cut complex profiles, keyways, splines, and other intricate shapes with remarkable accuracy. This makes them vital for producing components in sectors like automotive, aerospace, manufacturing, and more. A deep understanding of the types, features, and considerations for purchasing broaching machines can significantly elevate your production capabilities and product quality. Kitmondo, a leading online marketplace for used industrial machinery, provides a broad selection of broaching machines, offering businesses access to premium equipment at competitive prices.

Types of Broaching Machines

Broaching machines are available in various configurations to meet different industrial needs. The primary types include:

Horizontal Broaching Machines

Horizontal broaching machines move the broach horizontally across the workpiece, making them ideal for surface broaching and creating internal features in longer or bulkier parts.

  • Surface Broaching Machines: These machines are designed for broaching flat or contoured surfaces on metal parts, perfect for applications where large surface areas need to be machined.
  • Internal Broaching Machines: Used for broaching internal shapes like keyways, splines, and holes, these machines are ideal for parts too long for vertical broaching machines.

Kitmondo offers a variety of horizontal broaching machines to suit different production needs.

Vertical Broaching Machines

Vertical broaching machines operate with the broach moving vertically through the workpiece, typically used for internal broaching tasks and efficiently handling shorter workpieces.

  • Pull-Type Vertical Broaching Machines: The broach is pulled upward through the workpiece, ideal for creating internal features such as keyways and splines.
  • Push-Type Vertical Broaching Machines: The broach is pushed downward through the workpiece, suitable for both internal and surface broaching tasks.

Kitmondo’s inventory includes various vertical broaching machines, catering to diverse industrial applications and production volumes.

Rotary Broaching Machines

Rotary broaching machines cut shapes into the end of a workpiece by rotating the broach tool, efficiently creating polygons, splines, and other complex shapes on cylindrical parts.

  • Internal Rotary Broaching: Perfect for creating internal features like hexagons and squares within cylindrical parts.
  • External Rotary Broaching: Ideal for forming external shapes on the ends of cylindrical parts, such as gears and screws.

Continuous Broaching Machines

Continuous broaching machines are designed for high-volume production, operating continuously with workpieces fed through the machine in a steady stream. They are ideal for large-scale manufacturing operations.

Key Features and Specifications

When selecting a broaching machine, it’s essential to consider specific features and specifications to ensure it meets your operational requirements. Key factors include:

Broaching Force

Measured in tons, broaching force determines the machine's capability to cut through materials. Higher force machines can handle tougher materials and create more complex shapes. Kitmondo’s listings provide detailed specifications on broaching force, helping you find a machine that meets your project requirements.

Stroke Length

The stroke length is the distance the broach travels through the workpiece. Longer stroke lengths are necessary for broaching deeper or longer parts. Ensure the machine can accommodate the dimensions of your typical workpieces.

Speed and Automation

The speed of the broaching operation affects production efficiency. Machines with adjustable speeds allow for better control over the broaching process, especially for different materials and complexity levels. Advanced machines with automation features like programmable settings, automatic loading/unloading, and real-time monitoring enhance productivity and reduce manual labor.

Precision and Tolerance

Precision and tolerance are crucial for high-quality finished parts. Look for machines with features that enhance accuracy, such as rigid construction, precision guides, and advanced control systems. Kitmondo offers machines with various precision levels to meet different quality requirements.

Durability and Maintenance

The durability of the machine and its maintenance requirements are essential for long-term operational efficiency. Machines constructed from high-quality materials, such as hardened steel, are more resistant to wear and tear. Easy-to-maintain designs and accessible components simplify maintenance, reducing downtime and operational costs. Kitmondo provides information on the condition and maintenance history of used machines, aiding in informed decision-making.

Leading Brands in Broaching Machines

Reputable brands and manufacturers are often synonymous with higher quality and better support. Some leading brands in the broaching machine market include:

  • Ekin: Known for their high-precision broaching machines, Ekin offers robust solutions suitable for various industrial applications.
  • Pioneer: Pioneer's broaching machines are renowned for their durability and advanced technology, making them a popular choice in heavy machinery and automotive industries.
  • Stenhoj: Stenhoj provides a range of high-performance broaching machines, known for their reliability and precision in demanding applications.
  • Colonial Tool Group: Colonial Tool Group’s broaching machines are characterized by their efficiency and versatility, offering reliable performance for large-scale operations.

Kitmondo features equipment from these and other reputable brands, ensuring access to reliable and well-supported machinery.

Pricing of Used Broaching Machines

The cost of used broaching machines varies widely based on factors such as age, condition, brand, and specific features. Generally, prices can range from a few thousand to several tens of thousands of dollars. For example, a used Ekin horizontal broaching machine might be priced around $10,000 to $30,000, while a high-end Pioneer vertical broaching machine could cost between $40,000 and $70,000. Kitmondo's marketplace offers a range of pricing options, providing transparency and competitive deals for buyers.


Broaching machines are essential tools in the metalworking industry, offering precise, efficient, and reliable solutions for shaping metal parts. By understanding the different types of machines and key factors to consider when purchasing, businesses can make informed decisions that align with their production needs. Kitmondo offers a comprehensive platform for sourcing high-quality used machinery, providing detailed listings and competitive pricing. Whether you need a horizontal, vertical, rotary, or continuous broaching machine, Kitmondo’s extensive inventory and user-friendly interface make it easy to find the right equipment for your metalworking operations.