KM Open House 2019

4/25-26/2019 Kalamazoo, MI


Over 200 companies attended this event.

KM Open House had a great turn out with around 300 people attending over the two days with 78 different companies attending.

Chevalier’s SMART-B818III grinding machine was exhibited.

Chevalier Machinery showcased the SMART-B818III grinder with several new and improved features. The new and improved features are designed to increase operator efficiency, machine productivity and to create a cleaner workplace environment.


SMART-B818III New Features Include:

  • Fully enclosed splashguard
  • Floor space has been reduced from 104-inches to 84-inches
  • Larger cover that opens from the top making loading and unloading of workpieces easier and faster
  • Wider front door and a larger viewing area providing a bigger and better view of the grinding operation
  • New splash cover design reducing oil mist leakage from the grinding process
  • Wider waterway accelerating the coolant discharge from the machine
  • Standard LED working light for better illuminating the interior of the machine