Messer TMC4500DB


The TMC4500DB workhorse is the industry leader when it comes to your thermal machining needs.

The TMC4500 DB is a heavy duty dual box-beam constructed gantry cutting machine, built to perform in your rigorous production environment. Finite Element Analysis (FEA) design methods assure that your TMC is up to the task of cutting with multiple Plasma and Oxyfuel torches. With many options available, your TMC is customized to fit your cutting needs to improve your shop’s productivity. Torch options include Vertical Torches, Triple Torch Oxyfuel Beveling, and Plasma Beveling with the unique compound Skew Rotator. The TMC4500 DB can utilize conventional Plasma, precision Plasma, Oxyfuel, and drilling capability up to 4” diameter holes plus a wide variety of marking techniques can be employed to meet your needs. This durable performer has proven its dependability in the demanding surroundings of shipyards, service centers, contract shops, and OEM manufacturers.


  • Cutting widths from 12 ft. to 28 ft
  • Cutting lengths up to 200 ft.
  • Drilling up to 4″ diameter
  • Tapping up to 1 1/2″ diameter
  • Heavy duty, machined 115 lb. / yd. crane rail for X-Axis motion
  • Welded steel end trucks with precision machined mating surfaces and with tolerances of .002″ maintained
  • Dual massive gantry process beams provide superior bending, and torsional strength for any tool combination selected
  • Precision Linear Y-Axis way system with wide spacing to provide rigid support of any process tool
  • Global Control Plus, Windows® based with easy to use operator interface
  • Control Slide mount with optional glare curtain
  • Virtual ServiceTM remote consultation and diagnostics
  • Positioning speeds up to 1,400 ipm
  • Machine motion accuracy ± 0.015″ in 72″ travel with .010″ repeatability measured with a laser interferometer
  • Machine service power track in both X and Y axis
  • High speed Messer Cutting Systems programmable lifters (880 ipm Plasma, 150 ipm Oxyfuel)
  • Designed and manufactured in the USA to machine tool and ISO 230-2 standards
  • UL available