C3A ChamferMate Bar, Stud and Tube chamfering machine

The Model C3A ChamferMate® is a compact chamfering and beveling machine that features a rigid one-piece ductile iron vise, top plate and spindle housing, linear ball rails, a heavy-duty three-bearing spindle, and an electronic variable-speed drive to provide years of dependable service. The ChamferMate C3A is most commonly used as a deburring machine, but with the 5HP motor upgrade, can be used for pipe beveling applications as well. With a 1/2" to 3 inch OD capacity (2-1/2" pipe), solid bar, bolts, pipe, and tubing can be machined or deburred easily and efficiently.

Model C3A ChamferMate® Standard Features

  • 1/2" to 3" OD Diameter Capacity
  • 500 to 2000 rpm electronic variable speed drive
  • Adjustable cutter head for OD chamfering
  • Totally enclosed cutting area with chip drawer
  • Fully adjustable feed rate
  • Through-the-spindle stop rod
  • 3-HP / 3 phase motor
  • Forklift slots
  • Collet and tool rack on side
  • Compact 24" x 36" floor space

Fact Sheet Maintenance Guide Spare Parts List

Fastener Fabrication Spec Sheet

Chamfering and Pipe Beveling Benefits

  • No more hand grinding or beveling in a lathe
  • Many times faster than had methods
  • Cycle times normally in the 2 to 5 second range
  • Totally enclosed cutting area for safety
  • Accurate repeatable chamfers
  • Sturdy construction and quality materials for years of dependable service
  • Low operation cost

C3A Options Available

  • Sliding stop for tubing or pipe
  • Three-tool head for ID, OD and facing of tubing or pipe
  • 5-HP motor
  • Custom angle tool holders
  • OD turning head
  • Center drill head
  • Pencil-pointing head
  • Casters
  • Coolant


Diameter Range 1/2" to 3" OD
Pipe Size Range 1/2" to 2-1/2"
Center Height 39-1/2"

"Typical Wall Thickness 
Varies with diameter, material, and profile. Consult Factory for your specific application.

1" Pipe-SCH XXH
2" Pipe-SCH 160
2-1/2" Pipe-SCH 80

Horsepower (Std) 3 HP
Voltage/Amp (1) 220-3-60 / 20A
  440-3-60 / 10A

Standard RPM Range
Consult Factory for your specific RPM application.


Pneumatic Requirement 4 CFM @ 90 PSI
Clamping Pneumatic
Spindle Feed Air over Oil
Feed Rate Adjustable
Spindle Stroke 3"
Coolant Optional
Pipe Stop (Sliding Stop) Optional
Type of Head (Std) Single Tool OD Only
Optional Head (2) Three Tool ID, OD, Face
Physical Size 27"W x 35"D x 45"H 
Appx Weight Lbs 1,000 lbs
(1) Other voltages and frequencies available for additional cost.
(2) Custom heads and tool holders for special angles, J-Bevels, OD Hollow Milling, ID boring, Center Drilling, etc., are available.
All of MSI's chamfering machines and beveling machines can be customized to meet your individual production needs.