Milling Machines


R5. The gold standard for lab and practice.

The 5-axis milling machine for non-stop dry and wet machining.

With the R5 – a new high-end machine for the dental laboratory – vhf has developed a highly automated milling and grinding machine that brings revolutionary approaches to the lab along with a ten-fold blank changer for wet and dry machining. In a minimal footprint, it combines utmost precision with maximum stability and is capable of handling any material.

5 Axes
10 Discs
60 Blocks
16 Tools
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    Highest precision
    •  Restorations in Ultra HD
    • High-precision spindle with 800 watts of power and 80,000 rpm
    • 3 μm repetition accuracy
    Tremendous stability
    • Mills and grinds the toughest materials on the market including all titanium and CoCr materials
    • Proven industrial quality
    • Solid cast-body for minimum vibrations
    Absolute independence
    •  Sheer unlimited material variety in 98 mm disc format, around 40 block materials, and
      800+ titanium and CoCr prefab abutment blanks
    • Covers the broadest range of indications, due to ± 35° rotation angle in the 5th axis, and up to 40 mm disc height
    Outstanding reliability
    • 100 % engineered and manufactured in Germany
    • Comprehensive sensor technology to monitor all vital system functions
    • 24-month warranty
    Highly economical
    • One of the fastest machines on the market
    • Revolutionary material loading with DIRECTDISC Technology (patent pending)
    • Automatic changer holds up to 10 discs, 60 blocks, or 60 prefab abutments
    • Webcam in working chamber for remote monitoring and service
    • DIRECTCLEAN Technology enables wet and dry on the fly: ionizer, self-cleaning and built-in dryer (patent pending)
    • Drilling of screw access channels – saves costs for “meso” blocks
    • Very easy operation via DENTALCAM software with DIRECTMILL Technology – included in scope of delivery and without license fees


    Dimensions (W/D/H)

    580 x 600 x 700mm with closed flap

    580 x 720 x 880mm with open flap


    490 x 294mm