Eastman 548 Standard Cardinal 5 1/4" round knife

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  • Regular price $7,475.00

The Cardinal® model 548 is Eastman’s most widely-used round knife machine. It is available in two different blade sizes, and it is designed with a lightweight, powerful motor to provide optimum cutting configuration.

Eastman round knife machines are ideally suited for cutting large radius curves, straight lines and are applicable for a wide range of difficult to cut materials.


  • Available with two different blade sizes
  • Powerful motor provides versatility for cutting a wide range of materials
  • Blades are available in carbon steel, high speed steel, grooved and PTFE coated

110V, 1ph, 50/60Hz 220V, 1ph, 50/60Hz High speed (3600/3000 RPM) Low speed (1800/1500 RPM)


0.34hp, 1ph 0.48hp, 3ph


21 lbs. (9.52kg)


Standard: Carbon Steel Optional: High Speed Steel, Grooved, PTFE Coated

Sharpener Stones

Standard: 120 Heavy Optional: 150 Medium, 220 Fine


Knife lubricator, stationary base plate

Blade Size

5.25 in. (13.3 cm) 6 in. (15.2 cm)

Cutting Capacity

3.125 in. (7.95cm) 3.5 in. (8.89cm)