About Automatics & Machinery
Since 1989, customers have relied on A&M expertise and assistance when locating and acquiring the right machine to meet
their requirements. We buy, sell, consign, auction and appraise machine tools and peripheral equipment. Our used precision
machines produce parts of the highest quality and tolerance. All machines are checked out in our warehouse or at their
current location. We are a major bank resale center for end-of-lease and repossessed machines, and enjoy relationships with
a variety of financing providers, OEMís and major machine manufacturers.
A&M furnishes CNC Swiss Screw Machines, CNC Turning and Machining Centers, Bar Feed Equipment, CAM Screw Machines, and other
general machine tools. Our specialty is CNC Swiss-type turning, from basic to multi-axis, with hydraulic or magazine-type bar
feeds and related accessories. Incorporating high tolerance production methods developed for the Swiss precision watch
industry, CNC turning is the most accurate bar machining method available for producing:
- long parts having protracted length to diameter ratios
- high-tolerance specifications
- complex multi-featured parts
The History: Between 1980 and 1983, Steven Beck was a computer software specialist with
Burroughs Corporation. Coming from the support and installation side of manufacturing software and a member of APICS
(American Productions and Inventory Control Society), Beck was given a chance to move into sales in the secondhand machine
During the following 6-1/2 years, Steve was associated with a large used machinery dealership in California. As the economy
emerged from recession, this association offered tremendous prospects.
CNC (Computer Numerically Controlled) machinery was in its infancy. With Steve's background in the computer field, two
opportunities were identified. The CNC turning machine was becoming both affordable and easily operated, and the production
levels of cam operated screw machines were in growing demand. He concentrated on single and multiple spindle screw machines
and the new field of CNC Swiss-type (sliding headstock) automatic lathes.
Steve Beck, President of Automatics & Machinery Co., Inc., established A&M in 1989
and set out to form a used machinery business focused on CNC machine tools but moreover on quality-precision machinery. A&M
buys, sells, trades, liquidates & auctions CNC machinery from one machine to an entire plant and facilities. Sales grew
quickly and the timing, as well as the company strategy, proved accurate. A&M became is recognized as an expert in the resale
of CNC swiss-type screw machines, CNC swiss turning lathes, 3, 4 and 5 axis Vertical and Horizontal machining centers.In 1993,
with a strong customer base and the need to be more centrally located, the company moved from the Los Angeles area to the
Sue Zeller joined our sales team in 2002. She brought a diversified background in
chemical & laboratory testing, manufacturing, marketing and technical sales. Sue focuses mainly on CNC Swiss lathe and bar
feed systems by Star, Citizen, Tsugami, Tornos, Hanwha, NexTurn, KSI, Ganesh, LNS, FMB, Iemca, and Edge Technologies, bar
feeds, high-pressure coolant systems, and accessories for machine tools.
Mike Reeves joined A&M in 2007 when he made his move from Arizona. In his previous
life he was an RTM (resin transfer molding) Technician for 4 years with Sea Ray Boats, as well as, owned and operated an
electrical company which specialized in security systems. In a short time Mike has become a natural in assisting customers
with their buying, selling and auction requirements. He is a Haas CNC specialist plus his knowledge of other brands grows
daily, which makes him a desired commodity in our used machine tool industry. His focus is CNC Turning & CNC Machining
Centers: Haas, Mori Seiki, Okuma , Kitamura, Mazak, Daewoo / Doosan, Miyano, Johnford, Matsuura etc.
Brandon Osborn joined A&M in 2008 as our Warehouse Manager. He quickly showed
a desire for customer service and when we recognized this, along with his mechanical capabilities, we moved him into sales.
He is a dedicated salesman with a focus in all metalworking machinery from CNC Turning & CNC Machining Centers, EDM,
Grinders, General Machinery Tools, etc. He focuses on DMG, OKK, Eurotech, Emco Maier, Hwacheon, Kia - Hyundai, Doosan /
Daewoo, Miyano, Mazak and a host of others. Regardless of your need to purchase, sell or auction he will assist you to the fullest.
Hard working and extremely focused, Nick, joined A&M in 2012. His varied background covers many industries from commercial
and industrial fire protection installations and service, automobile service, customer relations, welding and having been
self employed brings a specific entrepreneurial design to his sales. He has directed his abilities toward buying and selling
all makes & models of CNC Turning, CNC Machining Centers and other CNC chip-making machine tools.
Our tooling and accessories department. Justin has worked as our websites guru, customer email blasts, inventory sales,
warehouse operations and now has moved to sales. He handles CNC lathe, milling and swiss tooling, bar feeds and bar loaders,
mist collectors, chip wringers, and a number of ancillary product lines. He focuses on OEM items by LNS, FMB, Iemca, Edge
Technologies, Chip Blaster, CoolBlaster, MP Systems, Cooljet, Mayfran, Barrett, Sanborn (ChipPac), Prab, Genevieve Swiss
(Genswiss), Kennametal, Royal Products, and more.
Tina Williams joined A&M in 2000 as an Administrative Assistant. While it was
apparent that her business background including secretarial, accounting & sales earned her the position of Sr. Sales
Assistant, she quickly grew within our company with overseeing transportation, advertising and daily operations. She is
currently A&Mís Operations Manager.
For years Automatics & Machinery has been a leader in sales, purchases, auctions and appraisals of equipment from
manufacturers and OEMís like: Mori Seiki, Matsuura, Kitamura, Haas, Okuma, Daewoo / Doosan, Miyano, DMG (Deckel Maho Gildemeister),
Star, Citizen, Tsugami, Tornos, Hanwha, NexTurn, KSI, Ganesh, LNS, FMB, Iemca, Edge Technologies, OKK, Eurotech, Emco Maier,
Hwacheon, Kia - Hyundai, Mazak, Makino, Agie Charmilles, Ganesh, Fadal, Mitsubishi, Sodick, Fanuc, Cosen, HE&M (HEM saw),
Hyd-Mech, Behringer, Amada, Atlantic, Cincinnati, Pacific, Mighty, Chip Blaster, CoolBlaster, MP Systems, Cooljet, Mayfran,
Barrett, Sanborn (ChipPac), Prab, and others.
Automatics & Machinery Co., Inc
150 Martin Street
Longmont CO 80501