Sodick Linear-Motor-Driven Wire EDMs Improve Cutting Speeds

Originally titled 'Linear-Motor-Driven Wire EDMs Improve Cutting Speeds'

Sodick’s SL-G range of linear-motor-driven wire EDMs includes the SL400G and SL600G.

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Sodick’s SL-G range of linear-motor-driven wire EDMs includes the SL400G and SL600G. Both come with a 10-year positioning accuracy guarantee and feature Smart Pulse generators, which are designed to reduce the number of cuts necessary to achieve the required accuracy and surface finish. The SL400G offers X-Y-Z travel measuring 15.75" × 11.81" × 9.84" (400 × 300 × 250 mm), while the SL600G offers X-Y-Z travel of 23.62" × 15.75" × 13.78" (600 × 400 × 350 mm).

The machines’ Smart Pulse Wire control uses the Windows 7 operating system and features a 19" multi-touch screen that can function as a traditional screen or operate like a tablet. Screen layouts can be customized to suit the operator’s working preferences.

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