DTM 280


Desktop CNC Mill

The DTM 280 is a true, 3-axis desktop CNC mill recommended for lighter, smaller projects. The DTM 280 desktop CNC mill is built compact and rigid with a suspended Linear Bearing Rail system capable of handling dynamic loads of 314 lbs. You can use this CNC lathe to manufacture small parts made of aluminum, plastics and woods quickly and efficiently anytime and anywhere with ease.

The DTM 280 desktop CNC mill is affordable, portable and lightweight, and it comes to you turn-key ready for wood and metal engraving. Whatever your application may be, the DTM 280 desktop CNC mill makes machining simple and fun. The included software is beginner-friendly and compatible with Windows®, Mac® and Linux®. Just plug your computer into the DTM 280 desktop CNC mill via a USB cable. Machining has never been easier.




Total Area 14”(X), 16″(Y), 23” (Z)
Cutting Area 7”(X), 8″(Y), 6” (Z)
Weight 105 lbs.
Spindle Speed 750 - 5,700 RPM
Spindle Power 36 Volt, 350 Watts, 10 Amps
Power 110/220V
Operating Systems Windows, Mac, and Linux
ER16 collect accepts up to 3/8" shank tooling

Comparison Chart

DTM 280

DTM 850

Working Area X Axis 13"
Y Axis 15"
Z Axis 6"
X Axis 19"
Y Axis 18"
Z Axis 8"
Total Travel X Axis 8.25"
Y Axis 7.50"
Z Axis 4.50"
X Axis 14.50"
Y Axis 9.5"
Z Axis 4.50"
Weight 105 lbs. 165 lbs.
Height 24" 29.50"
Table Space 14 x 16 21 x 21
Spindle Speed 750 - 5,700 RPM 750 - 6,400 RPM
(2,100 w/reduction option)
Feed Rate 40 Inched per Min. 40 Inches per Min.
Spindle Power 36 Volt, 350 Watts, 10 Amps 48 Volt, 1000 Watts, 20 Amps
Power 110/220V 110/220V
Operating System Windows, Mac and Linux Proprietary
Rail System Linear Bearing Rod
(314 lb. load)
Linear Rail / Slider
(11,000 lb. load)
Gear Reduction None 3:1 Ration (optional)
Recommended Use Light/Moderate Application
Industrial Application
Mild Steel
Stainless Steel
Controls Laptop / Computer
(not included)
CNC Control Panel


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