Press Release Summary:
Providing X, Y, Z travels of 47.24 x 25.59 x 19.69 in., AG100L Sinker EDM features linear motor drives and glass scale feedback on all 3 axes, zero electrode wear circuit, and fine finishing circuit. Control mechanism provides direct link between drive and control, ensuring optimal servo response time and spark gaps at all times. With automatic 3-sided vertically sliding drop tank, large workpieces can be loaded and unloaded.
Original Press Release:
Sodick Releases New AG100L Sinker EDM
Sodick, Inc., a manufacturer of EDM technology, is releasing the eco-friendly AG100L Sinker EDM. The AG100L is part of Sodick's most popular line of Sinkers the AG Series.
The AG100L features a simplified control mechanism which provides a direct link between the drive and the control. This ensures the fastest possible servo response time and optimal spark gaps at all times. The automatic three sided vertically sliding drop tank enables large workpieces to be easily loaded and unloaded.
The AG100L has linear motor drives on the X, Y and Z axes, a 10-year positioning guarantee and glass scale feedback. The machine also comes standard with a zero electrode wear circuit and a fine finishing circuit. The AG100L has an X, Y, Z travel of 47.24" x 25.59" x 19.69" and can accommodate workpieces up to 11,000 lbs.
Sodick Inc., established in 1976, has sold over 50,000 EDMs worldwide and has had over 25,000 linear motor EDM deliveries. Sodick machines are used for the production of dies and molds and other various applications that cannot be produced by standard machining methods. Sodick has four ISO certified manufacturing facilities with over 3,100 employees worldwide and technical centers located in Chicago, New Jersey and California. Sodick offers the industry's first 10-year positioning guarantee on all of its linear motor driven EDMs.