Product News: Machinery & Machining Tools
Wire EDM employs high-speed linear shaft motor.
Press Release Summary:
February 14, 2014 - With 22 x 14 x 12 in. travels, AccuteX AL56SA wire EDM features AWT automatic wire threader and handles workpiece up to 38 x 22 x 11.5 in. and 1,100 lb. Lack of backlash and lost motion promote precise linear and circular interpolation, while lack of guideway friction and resulting wear ensure maintenance-free operation for life of machine. There is no heat transfer due to shaft design, and servo and spark control is accelerated when matched with AccuteX 64-bit Windows CE control.
Original Press Release
New AccuteX Linear Shaft Motor Wire EDM
Press release date: December 1, 2013
MASON, OH — The AccuteX AL56SA wire EDM that features a revolutionary high-speed linear shaft motor. Engineered for high-end users of wire EDM, the machine’s linear shaft technology offers advantages including no backlash or lost motion, enabling ultra precise linear and circular interpolation; no guideway friction and thereby no wear, assuring maintenance-free operation for the life of the machine; no heat transfer, a result of the shaft design; and fast servo and spark control when matched with the AccuteX 64-bit Windows CE control.
The machine features AccuteX’s award-winning AWT automatic wire threader that provides effective threading at the break point. With travels of 22" x 14" x 12", it can handle a workpiece as large as 38" x 22" x 11.5", weighing up to 1,100 lbs.
Steve Ortner, President and Owner of Absolute Machine Tools said, “The linear shaft motor of the AccuteX AL56SA wire EDM gives users a clear advantage in terms of speed, accuracy, and savings in maintenance costs.”
For more information, contact Absolute Machine Tools, Inc., (513) 701-5550, www.absolutemachine.com.