AG200L – where bigger is better

Sodick launches the largest AG Sinker-EDM, the AG200L. Needless to say, the model features all the in-house made technologies of Sodick.

The AG series features linear drive technology and simplified control mechanisms, which provide a direct link between the drive and the control. This ensures the fastest possible servo response and optimal spark gaps at all times


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Features

  • 10 year warranty on positioning accuracy
  • Linear Motor (X/Y/Z axis)
  • Absolute Linear scale (X/Y/Z axis)
  • Ceramic components
  • Linear motor cooling unit
  • Dielectric fluid cooling unit
  • SVC circuit
  • “SGF2” Nano-Wear Discharge Unit
  • TMM3 generator
  • Improved Ease of Operation
  • Remote controller
  • LN Professional software for optimum condition search
  • Clamping chuck
  • LAN interface
  • USB port
  • 15" TFT Screen
  • Work light

Options

  • C-axis SEC10 (20 rpm)
  • ATC Unit (6, 16, 32-station)
  • SCF72P High-precision rotary head (2000 rpm)
  • 80A Booster
  • STP Circuit (for hard metal cutting)
  • Oscilloscope
  • Active Power Restart (UPS)
  • Intelligent Q³vic EDM
  • Automation system
  • 8-axis simultaneous control LN20 (Factory option)
  • Custom Colour

Product Descriptions

The AG200L Sinker EDM features Sodick’s Linear Motor Drives. Linear motor drives have been a perfect fit for CNC Sinker EDMs (Electrical Discharge Machines). The linear motor’s fast 1,400”/min axis feed combined with high 1.2G acceleration creates its own natural and even flushing condition. The positioning accuracy of Sodick’s linear motors are guaranteed for 10 years on all Wire and Sinker EDMs.

The LN Series power supply unit incorporates all functions necessary for high-speed, high-precision and high-efficiency EDMing. It incorporates a CF card for data storage to enhance reliability and to save energy. The ease of operation has been further enhanced with the newly designed operation and control panel, which provides touch-screen operation and LAN function. The LN professional automatic programming system offers a wide variety of machining shape patterns that can be used in various kinds of machining.

The AG Series features energy-saving designs and technologies. Compared to conventional EDMs, the Sodick Sinker EDM Range can reduce average energy consumption by up to 60%.

The new electrical discharge circuit "Arc-less," is standard on the AG200L and enables no-arc machining. It greatly reduces the machining cycle time and the number of electrodes used, leading to a dramatic reduction of cost and human errors.

Even with copper electrodes, the machining speed and accuracy can be greatly improved with the use of the "SVC" Circuit. Voltage is controlled by the "SVC" Circuit, therefore the surface finish can be uniformly and efficiently controlled to provide a high-grade texture or mirror surface finish in a very short period of time, up to 4 times faster than conventional EDMs.

Specifications

X/Y/Z axis travel (mm):2,000 x 1,200 x 800
Table dimensions (W x D, mm):2,500 x 1,550
Work tank dimensions (W x D x H, mm):3,000 x 1,800 x 1,150
Work tank fluid level (Min. to Max., mm):520 ~ 950
Max. workpiece weight (kg):10,000
Max. Weight of electrode(kg):100
Distance from floor to table top (mm):1,440
Machine dimensions (W x D x H, mm):4,770 x 5,220 x 4,605
Machine weight (kg):19,000
Air pressure:0.65
Step resolution (mm):0.0001
Controlled axis:4