On June 6th and 7th, we hosted our Advanced Technology Show for 2023. The 2-day event took place at our headquarters in Schaumburg, Illinois. EDM Today magazine was there to cover the action, for those who were not able to attend the show.

Read all about it on EDM Today

Hear about Sodick’s automation capabilities involving Sinker EDM’s

Sodick welcomes Merrifield Machinery Solutions under the Sodick umbrella of Machine Tool Distributors. Merrifield Machinery Solutions is based out of Sterling Heights Michigan. They will represent Sodick sales and service in eastern Michigan effective immediately.

Merrifield Machinery Solutions (MMS) brings over 15 years of experience in Machine Tool Sales and Support. MMS is committed to selling world class machine tools with the service needed to support the most demanding manufacturing market in America. Since 2007 MMS successfully serviced over 25,000 service calls, to over 1,800 customers and has sold over 250 Machine tools.

Dan Meehan joined MMS in 2020 as Vice President. Mr. Meehan brings 30 years of EDM machine tool sales experience to MMS and will lead Merrifield Machinery’s Sales team efforts. Merrifield Machinery Solutions will serve as an integral part of Sodick’s network of Direct and Distributor Sales. Dan can be reached via email at [email protected] and by phone (248) 494-7335.

While navigating the modern-day business environment we strive to evolve alongside our customers by integrating new technologies, building and optimizing processes and focusing on automation, tooling and more. Our goal is to help our customers reach new milestones in manufacturing.

Since 1976, Sodick has manufactured over 60,000 EDM Linear Motor Driven Electric Discharge Machines. Our machines are used for the production of dies, molds and other markets including but not limited to aerospace + defense, automotive, medical, energy and micromachining. Sodick EDMs enable the user to become the envy of their competition. Our commitment to the highest quality standards does not stop at sales but applies equally to providing advice and support for applications, training, parts, service, and consumables.

Sodick K1C small hole EDM

The BLUM high-tech laser tool length measuring system guarantees the highest precision and reliability under the roughest conditions. The BLUM laser allows fast, precise and automatic tool setting on the Sodick High Speed Mills.

To test machine vibration we balance a on the chuck traveling at 1,400″/min on a CNC sinker EDM.

This video highlights the accuracy of two Sodick High Speed Mills. The MC430L which is a 16 year old machine as well as a UH560L Which is our latest model.

VL400Q & VL600Q Wire EDM machines