Designed specifically for the stone countertop fabricator, the Express 3200 fromRegent Stone Productscomes standard with many features that are generally sold as extras, the company reports. These features include: a heavy-duty cast iron bridge; a cast iron, fully synchronized and oil-filled rack-and-pinion gantry system that is sealed from the elements; and a direct-drive 20-hp motor with hand-held remote control.

The Z axis tilts to plunge cut to 45 degrees, with a motorized hydraulic tilting table that automatically turns to 45 and 90 degrees with digital readout of position. Rounding out the list of standard features is an automated cutting program.