Xenetech Rotary 1313 Engraver

XOT Star 1313 Defining Features

The Xenetech Viper 1313 has a 13.5” by 13.5” (342.9mm by 342.9mm) engraving area with high rigidity. The 1313 will deep engrave, diamond drag and burnish into various metals - aluminum, brass, steel, etc. It was also designed to engrave into plastics, wood, and glass for signs, nametags, trophies, awards, small jewelry items, tools, industrial parts, identification plates, and panel faces, . With its tall clearance of 7.188” (182.5mm) and the optional engraving cylindrical attachment, the 1313 can also engrave cylindrical pieces. It is our leading seller in industrial markets, where engraving, routing, and milling stainless steel and other difficult materials are often required. The system contains Xenetech’s automatic surface sensing capability that allows for flat, curved, and cylindrial surfaces. Each system includes Xenetech’s professional engraving window-based software—XGW-32, 40 engraving fonts, 2,500 engravable True-Type™ fonts, the new Viper® high productivity electronics (up to 10 ips engraving speed), touch screen keypad and a two year warranty.

Standard 2-year warranty

Technical Specifications

  • Table surface area: 13.5" x 13.5" (342.9 x 342.9 mm)
  • Footprint: 22.5" x 27.5" (571.5 x 698.5 mm)
  • Engraving area: 182 sq. in. (4,622.8 sq. mm)
  • Shipping Weight: 340 lbs. (154.36 kg)
  • Maximum spindle travel: 2" (50.8 mm);
  • Maximum material clearance: 7.188" (182.5 mm)
  • Includes: accessory pack with 5 plastic cutters

 Revolutionary features:


  • High performance Viper electronics with touch screen key pad

  • 10 ips and faster engraving

    State-of-the-Art motion system featuring:

  • Forward/backward by character, line and plate from Pendant
  • DC motor speed control (AC motor speed control optional.)
  • Longplate engraving capabilities from 12" x 126" in length to 25" x 700" in length (varying with machine size)
  • State-of-the-art motion control system
  • One-year warranty on Star 912, extended warranty available
  • Multi-plate and batch processing
  • Automatic surface sensing on all machines (standard)
  • Graphic job printouts
  • Ability to engrave a wide variety of materials
  • Networkable
  • 11/64", 1/4", 4 mm and 6 mm top-load and Top or bottom loading collet spindle and metric also available
  • X, Y and Z-axes resolution/repeatability standard: .000313", user selectable: .000625" and .000156"
  • Spindle downfeed: mode 1) fully programmable via software, mode 2) downfeed manually set via control pendant, and mode 3) automatic surface sensing for downfeed
  • Spindle motor: 1/4 hp spindle motor 20,000 rpm
  • Viper electronics connect to free ethernet connection † Computer not included

Standard Included Features

rotary motor speedMotor speed control with auto vacuum accessory plug

rotary auto sfcAutomatic surface sensing, senses every cutter down with an optical proximity sensor.

rotary 4bearing4 Bearing 20,000 rpm spindle (collet and high speed spindle optional)

rotary fully programFully programmable z-axis with 2" maximum travel allows for greater initial clearance over material surface

rotary cylimdricalattachRotary Cylindrical Attachment available on rotary models: 1313, 1625, 2525 and 2550. This attachment allows engraving on mugs, glasses and other cylindrical items. It can accommodate sizes up to 6.75" (171.5 mm) in diameter and 13.75" (349.2 mm) in length. The fixture is capable of engraving a full 360° around an object. Optional 3 Jaw Chuck allows the holding of smaller items like pens, PVC pipe, copper pipe, etc. from .125" (3.18 mm) diameter by 13.75" (349.2 mm) in length.

viperpendantTouch screen keypad: With the Viper Pendant, you have complete, touch-screen access to your engraving system. The hand-held key pad gives you the ultimate control to select jobs from the hard drive, engrave jobs (forward/reverse by character, line, plate, and job), check XYZ positioning and digital readouts, override engraving speeds, program the z axis, record job timing, and more.

rotary table

2550 Dual Head with T-slots and No-slip Timing Belt Dual head available on 912 on up

Table Stand with Locking Casters Available for 1625, 2525 and 2550