Protek Unico K CNC Router

A versatile multifunctional CNC Router, equipped with a router unit and customisable cutting unit.

Hiteco Spindle

Water-Cooled Hiteco spindle, available in either 3.6kw or 9kw configurations. Engineered with precision and equipped with HSK tool holders, this high performance spindle can achieve between 36,000 - 50,000 RPM.


Multifunction Knife

Multifunction knife, offering versatility with various cutting options including Oscillating Pneumatic Knife, Oscillating Electric Knife, Drag Knife, Kiss Cutting Knife, and V-Cut Knife.



Aluminium high-flow grid bed


Safety Scanner

On both sides of the machine


Operation Station

Operation station comes equipped with a Windows PC and Protek's HMI software


Automatic Tool Changer

Linear automatic tool changer featuring up to 24 positions


Becker Pumps

Becker VTLF vacuum pump(s)


Servo Motors

Mitsubishi Servo Motors & Drives


Helical Rack & Pinion


Vacuum Zoning

Automatic and Manual Vacuum Zoning


Knife Station

Knife Attachment Station


Mitsubishi CNC Controller


Heavy Duty Table Construction


The Protek UNICO K CNC is a high-performance, easy to use functional CNC router with a customisable single knife unit. Available with two powerful spindle options and the highest quality components from the world’s leading suppliers, the Unico K CNC router is built to last.

Equipped with features such as an automatic tool changer, zoned vacuum bed, and high-pressure vacuum pump(s), along with a comprehensive range of knife attachments for cutting, creasing, V-cutting, Kiss-cutting, and more the Unico K CNC router offers exceptional versatility. Optional add-ons like a vertical front working panel, material thickness probe, Renishaw probing system, Visiotek camera registration system, tool and blade lubrication system, and location pop-up pins further enhance its adaptability to yours or industry specific needs. This versatile CNC router effortlessly processes a wide range of materials including plastics, woods, foams, composites, aluminium, corrugated cardboard, rubber and more.

Backed by Protek’s eye for detail and featuring a sturdy all-steel frame, heavy-duty steel gantry, and powerful servo motors, the Unico K CNC router is built to succeed in the most demanding industries without compromising on performance.


  • Mechanical industry
  • Aerospace industry
  • Plastic industry
  • Building facades industry
  • Signage industry
  • Visual communication
  • Large format printing
  • Aluminium industry
  • Insulating industry
  • Packaging industry
  • Plus more…


  • Plastics and acrylics
  • PVC
  • Composites
  • Paper and cardboard
  • Advanced materials
  • Wood
  • Aluminium
  • Titanium
  • Carbon fibre
  • Plus more…

Technical Information

Standard Features

Electrospindle (Power) 3.6 kW – 9 kW (S6)
Electrospindle (rpm) 50000 rpm – 36000 rpm
Electrospindle (cone type) HSK 40
Tool changer positions 1650: upto 18 positions
2050: upto 24 positions
Pick up tool changing time 14 s
Precision ± 0.04 mm
Rapid speed axes X-Y 60 m/min
Rapid speed axis Z 30 m/min
Max working speed 2D 30 m/min
Max working speed 3D 20 m/min
Max clearance below gantry 200 mm
CNC controller Mitsubishi
Servo Motor Mitsubishi
Working top height from ground 900 mm
CE Certificate Yes

Optional Extras


  • Pod system
  • Pneumatic vertical front working panel
  • Vilmill working panel
  • 2nd independent 3 axis head
  • 3rd independent 3 axis head
  • Double tool changer
  • Dust Foot
  • Renishaw Probing system
  • Drag knife system
  • Pneumatic knife cutting group
  • Dust extraction
  • Mister for cutting aluminium
  • Flatness probe
  • Digital registration camera for printed material
  • Material location pop up pins
  • CAD/CAM software
  • Plus more…
  • Heavy duty table construction for stability
  • Electric knife cutting group
  • Automatic tool changer
  • Automatic tool length measuring device
  • Liquid cooled spindle
  • Helical rack and pinion
  • Mitsubishi servo motor
  • Safety scanner
  • Vacuum bed and pump system
  • Dell PC and monitor
  • HSK 40 toolholders
  • CE Certified
    Features subject to change without notice.

Standard Table Sizes

2016 2 m x 1.6 m
3016 3 m x 1.6 m
3020 3 m x 2 m
4016 4 m x 1.6 m
4020 4 m x 2 m
5016 5 m x 1.6 m
5020 5 m x 2 m
6016 6 m x 1.6 m
6020 6 m x 2 m

Custom sizes available on request.

Pendulum Processing Table Sizes

Multiple processing tables for pendulum manufacturing to increase the economic efficiency. One table can be cutting while the other table can be unloaded and reloaded for continual production. This allows the spindle to never stop moving while also eliminating downtime for your operator.

1016 1 m x 1.6 m X 1 m x 1.6 m
1020 1 m x 2 m X 1 m x 2 m
2016 2 m x 1.6 m X 2 m x 1.6 m
2020 2 m x 2 m X 2 m x 2 m

Custom sizes available on request.

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