Sodick, Inc.

601 Commerce Drive

Schaumburg , IL 60173 US

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Hexagon VISI 2021 Improves CAD Analysis

Hexagon VISI 2021 Improves CAD Analysis
Hexagon's VISI 2021 includes new analysis-shading modes to improve CAD analysis.

Sodick Establishes Direct Sales in Ohio
Sodick has appointed Joe Caine and Brad Angeny, both experienced regional managers, to work as sales managers for this territory.

challenge machine

When a Swiss-Type Is a Lathe and a Five-Axis Mill
Swiss-type lathes with a swiveling B axis enable this shop to machine parts complete and unattended that it otherwise couldn’t using its five-axis machining centers. Here is some of what it learned adopting this new technology.

Sodick's 10-Foot Wide Sinker EDM Applies Linear Axes for High Precision
Sodick introduces the AG200L, its largest sinker EDM at nearly 10 feet wide with a work tank 15-percent larger than the AQ20L.

Wire EDM Offers Extended Z-Axis Travel
The ALN600GH wire EDM extends Sodick’s Premium ALN series, adding increased Z-axis capacity of nearly 20"

Sodick hybrid machines for Modern Machine Shop

Sodick Ushers in an Era of Change Across EDM, Milling and Additive
At IMTS 2018, Sodick is showcasing an era of change with new offerings in its EDM, milling and additive technologies.

Sodick Additive Center for Additive Manufacturing Magazine

At a Grand Opening, Sodick Reveals More Than New Machines
Along with launching a new line of hybrid machines, the EDM manufacturer is tailoring one of its EDM models specifically for post processing additive parts.

Sodick will display its OPM350L 3D printer at IMTS 2018.

3D Printer Can Run For a Week Hands-Free
IMTS 2018: Sodick’s large-capacity OPM350L metal 3D printer/CNC hybrid expands the usable work area and introduces the Material Recovery System (MRS) unit.

Sodick will display its VL600QH EDM at IMTS 2018.

Wire EDM Machines 3D-Printed Workpieces
IMTS 2018: The VL600QH wire EDM from Sodick is designed to meet the needs of the growing 3D Printing market.

EDM spotlight collage

June 2018 Product Spotlight: EDM
This month’s Modern Equipment Review Spotlight focuses on electrical discharge machines (EDMs) tailored to a variety of industries. 

Tony Dungan with a die for a washing machine component

Overcoming the Limits of Hard Milling with EDM
An unusual opportunity led a maker of die-cast dies to reconsider its emphasis on hard milling and take another look at its use of EDM.

Sodick ALN800G wire EDM

Wire EDMs Handle Extra-Large Workpieces
Sodick has released two models of wire EDMs, the ALN800G and the ALN800GH.

Test prints made without and with Sodick In-Process Correction (IPC)

In-Process Correction Technology Added for Hybrid Metal 3D Printer
An In-Process Correction system increases the precision of both additive and subtractive processes inside Sodick’s OPM metal 3D printing hybrid platform. 

EDM Wire Enables High Cutting Speeds
Sodick has launched JQ (Japan Quality), a new line of EDM wire consumables, consisting of uncoated brass wire that enables high cutting speeds.

June 2017 Product Spotlight: EDM

June 2017 Product Spotlight: EDM
This month’s Modern Equipment Review Spotlight focuses on a variety of electrical discharge machining equipment.

Milling spindle and fiber optic laser

Hybrid Combines High-Speed Milling with Powder-Bed Additive Mfr.
A new hybrid machining center from Sodick integrates high-speed machining with direct metal laser sintering (DMLS).

rendering of new Sodick headquarters

Sodick Begins Construction of New U.S. Headquarters
The larger facility will be located in Schaumburg, Illinois.

Sodick OPM250L

Hybrid Machine Enables Milling between Additive Passes
Sodick’s OPM250L combines additive metal manufacturing and high-speed milling into the same workspace, enabling single-process production of finished components.

Ford Tool automation cell

EDM Cell Cuts Lead Time in Half, Improves Quality
Sodick's AG60L sinker EDM and an Erowa Robot Compact helped Ford Tool and Machining LLC cut lead time in half when it needed to reduce downtime and increase repeatability.

The new VL600Q from Sodick offers more than just longer travels

EDM Features Longer Travels, Improved Wire Threading
Sodick's latest wire EDM, showcased at a recent open house event, also features linear motors, custom base ceramics and other features common to the company's entire line.

Dillon’s hard jaws

Houstex 2015 Preview Slideshow
Click through the slideshow to see a selection of technologies to be displayed at Houstex in advance of the February 24-26 trade show.

Product Categories of Sodick, Inc.

Additive Manufacturing Machines for Metal Parts
Additive Manufacturing Machines—Powder Bed Fusion
EDM Filtration Equipment & Supplies
EDM Tooling
EDM, Ram Type (Die-Sinking) CNC
EDM, Small Hole
EDM, Wire Type
Electrode Materials, EDM Wire & Supplies
Hybrid Additive-Manufacturing Machines
Machining Flex Lines
Milling Machines, Graphite
Nano & Micro Machining Equipment
Vertical Machining Centers, Five-Axis
Vertical Machining Centers, Up to Four-Axis