1980～ Technical Development & Remarkable Growth
:Business & Facilities
:Products & Technology
Completed the Fukui office at Sakai-cho, Sakai, Fukui Prefecture as a main production center
Started sales of NC Die-sinker EDM in U.S.A.
Started development and sales of "Assist" software for NC Die-sinker EDM
Completed "PIKA-1" mirror surface finish circuit
Started sales of NC Wire-cut EDM "330W" equipped with 5 axis control
NC Wire-cut EDM "330W"
Developed and started sales of "8133" power supply for Die-sinker EDM with built-in 16 bit microcomputer. (The name was changed to "MARK III" in April 1982)
Developed special "VITOL" machining fluid for Die-sinker EDM
Started sales of FINE Sodick "A" series NC Die-sinker EDM
Completed new head office building (Shin Yokohama)
Building of new head office
Announced new "Mark IV" and "Mark V" NC power supply units. NC power supply units was arranged in series
Started "National Sodick Dealer Association"
Developed the "NC EDM with 4-axis plus rotating main axis"
Developed and announced a Small-hole Drilling EDM
Announced "PIKA 2" ultra fine finish circuit for wire cutting
Announced "A1C" NC Die-sinker EDM and also new "MARK VII" NC power supply
Announced "EPOC" EDM series
Held a private show at Tokyo International Exhibition Center (Harumi), sponsored by the Sodick Eastern Japan Dealer Association
Announced new "MARK X" and "MARK XI" NC power supply, which enables a colored, interactive CTR display that displays Chinese characters. At the same time, each model series was rearranged
New "Mark X" NC power supply
Company listed on the section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange
Announced NC Die-sinker EDM equipped with "AP3S-ATC" 3D measuring device
Announced "DiPro X" (DiPro ten) automatic mold design and manufacturing system and "APM1" NC electrode milling machine
"DiPro X" automatic mold design and manufacturing system
Inaugurated the Kaga Factory, which features a flexible manufacturing system (FMS)
Announced the "A series" NC Wire-cut EDM and Gold type "Mark X" series NC power supply unit
Completed a ceramics production line in the Kaga Factory