Shading (Slow) - Matte Black

$390.00 (CAD)


The Symbeos Slow Shading Machine has a soft-to-medium hit, medium stroke, and a medium speed that makes it great for slow hand shading work. The machine comes pre-configured in the box and includes the following:

  • 1 x Machine Body

  • 1 x #5 Motor

  • 1 x Pivot Slide

  • 1 x 3.4mm Stroke Wheel

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  • Symbeos Machines are now available in 3 colors: Classic Titanium, Matte Black or Army Green!

  • Ready to tattoo out of the box.

  • Durable, lightweight & the highest quality components.
  • Easy to use - just add your needle, grip & power to start tattooing.

  • Both RCA & Clip Cord connections off the back of each motor.

  • Pivot Slide provides a soft-to-medium give - perfect for slow-hand black & grey shading, and color blending.

  • Interchangeable with all Symbeos Machine Parts so you can run your Symbeos Slow Shading Machine the way you like:

    • Change your speed with a different Symbeos Motor

    • Change your Slide for different gives

    • Change the Stroke Wheel to adjust the stroke length

  • Made from durable, lightweight and precision-machined 7075 Series aircraft aluminum.  
  • Designed to same specs across the board, so you can build any Symbeos Machine you require.
  • Swiss-made MAXON motors, specifically designed for tattooing to reduce noise and vibration.
  • #5 Motor-19mm: Medium speed, low torque


  • Soft-to-medium give by adjusting the thumbscrew, a quarter turn at a time.


  • Oversized, German FAG-brand bearings for reduced noise and friction.
  • 3.4mm - medium stroke


  • Screw driver,
  • Hex driver,
  • Lube, and
  • Extra springs.

HOW-TO VIDEOS: Click on any of the links, below, to see how to optimize your Symbeos Machine.

One Year Limited Warranty & Precision-machined in Spain by HM Tools & Dye.

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Soft Shader
Matte Black

$390.00 (CAD)