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More than a machine.

Unmatched versatility and adaptability for your materials

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An essential member of your production


A machine for
every need.

Our solutions are as unique as each customer


This is your Eastman.

Accomplish your tasks quickly with better results


Automated Systems

Computer-controlled, digital cutting for dry & prepreg composites, industrial and technical textiles, non-wovens and flexible soft goods

Manual Cutting

The industry standard – cutting machines for wool, cottons, denim, foam, canvas, leather, nylon, polyester and modern technical textiles


Dynamic, all-inclusive software packages for file import, design, nesting, cut control function and reporting to streamline production


“Airworthy, Inc. Fabrication division cuts, sews, and welds interior textile and non-textile products for the transportation industry. We specialize in…

Devoted to fulfilling the need for PPE among the medical field, Gilman Gear has re-purposed one of their facilities to…

Eastman announces recent additions to its catalog of precision tools with the oscillating tool head and 10-sided blade. The tools…

The Carolina Textile District (CTD) is working with North Carolina manufacturers to produce medical supplies in the wake of COVID-19….

BUFFALO, New York – Eastman Machine Company announces that it has appointed Technical Cutting (TeCS) of Nottinghamshire to represent its…

Farmingdale, NY – Helping alleviate the dire shortage of medical protective gear is the current mission of D’Addario, a musical…

Amsterdam, NY – Saratoga Horseworks has halted regular manufacturing of equestrian supplies to assist in local COVID-19 relief. In a…

Over the past 132 years, Eastman has worked during world wars, depressions, and pandemics. “We survived those episodes, and we’ll…

Swainsboro, Ga – A coalition of nine high-profile American textile manufacturers have joined forces across the country to produce supplies…

The mission of the Eastman Machine Company is to improve our customers’ cutting room efficiencies by providing durable well-crafted cutting solutions, personalized support, and expertise.

Robert Stevenson, President & CEO

Eastman engineers are continuously innovating and expanding our product offering to meet the demands of evolving material compositions. By manufacturing a comprehensive family of products in collaboration with world-renowned material producers and industrial manufacturers, Eastman has remained a leading supplier for over a century. Request a quote.


carbon and glass fibre reinforced plastic (CFRP and GFRP), honeycomb, graphite, Kevlar®, high tech polymers, carpet, interiors, panels and more

Sewn Products

Garments, protective wear and more made from traditional textiles, wool, cottons, denim, foam, canvas, leather, nylon, polyester,

Wind Energy

turbine blades, nacelles made with reinforcing materials like e-glass, carbon and aramid multiaxial composites, breather material, coremat, peel ply, dry and wet prepregs

marine yacht


boat and yacht building, seats, covers, carpet, sails & more from glass fibre, aramid, carbon, sail cloth, dacron, vinyl, canvas, coated vinyl, e-glass, chop mat, skincore


aramids, carbon fiber, core, fabrics / preform, glass fiber, polyesters, nanomaterials, prepreg, thermoplastics, vinyl esters, kitting / cutting for aero, automotive, defense, marine, mass transit, sports, wind


Medical / PPE

impermeable material, water-resistant, tightly woven fabrics, single-use or reusable materials, cotton muslin, coated materials, polyester  – gowns, masks, curtains, gloves, coats and other PPE

Laminated Glass

polyvinyl butyral (PVB) film interlayers, SGP, ethylene vinyl acetate (EVA) film, thermoplastic, windshield, glass laminated structures, construction, transportation industry

Industrial Fabrics

medical / surgical / sanitary textiles, canvas, ballistic, flame-resistant fabric, nonwovens, architectural fabric, performance fabrics, vinyl- or acrylic-coated polyester, aerogels, foam, insulation,


Eastman Machine Company is a cutting machine manufacturer, providing custom engineered solutions and innovative technologies for a variety of industries. Eastman offers the industry’s widest range of classic, hand-held and manually-operated fabric cutting machines; as well as a comprehensive line of fully automated, computerized cutting and plotting systems. Manufactured with the highest quality materials, built to precise specifications, and subject to rigorous testing, Eastman’s line of cutting systems have been setting the standard for over a century. Matched to specific customer needs, Eastman has a solution for virtually every cutting requirement.

More than 125 years ago in Buffalo, Eastman introduced the first electric cloth-cutting machine, which allowed the clothing industry to evolve from the manual drudgery of cutting to a modern operation. Today, the company continues to deliver engineering-based solutions that make real differences to facilities using new and high-tech materials as well as traditional textiles. At Eastman, we achieve our vision through the participation and energy of our worldwide network of sales, support, and engineering staff. We develop and manufacture our machines in tandem with the industries we serve, operating as a comprehensive resource for the cutting room. As a fifth-generation, family-operated business, Eastman is devoted to excellence. Our promise to craft reliable, quality, American-made solutions means that your Eastman product is guaranteed to perform and ensure your production requirements are realized.

With our excellent reputation built into every machine, you can rest assured knowing you’re not just buying a product — you’re partnering with a team dedicated to your productivity and performance.


We’re always here to answer pre or post sales questions.

If you want to contact us about any issue please call (+1) 716-856-2200. If you would like to simply have one of our sales team members call you back, please fill out our Contact Form.


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