FANUC controllers (31i - W – MODEL B) are used on all Seibu wire EDMs. When you buy a Seibu wire EDM with the FANUC CNC, you are tapping into the most powerful, advanced and reliable CNC controls. This gives you an edge over your competition and directly impacts your bottom line. Fanuc’s controllers are supported by FANUC America, easy to learn and very popular among machine tool controllers.
The Windows based control has been customized to show more information so operators can check the necessary cutting data or maintenance work on any screen at any time. With abundant functions and advanced control technology, it is ideal for high wire EDMs. The 15” color TFT LCD touchscreen can accept programs via MDI, memory card,, ethernet or USB connection.
It is possible to check the necessary information during cutting or maintenance work on any screen at any time.
The condition set page contains over 4,000 cutting parameters & prompts the operator to input the workpiecematerial, thickness, wire dia. / type and the required surface finish. The control will automatically decide the number of passes, conditions & offsets.
The maintenance screen alerts the operator when it’s time for scheduled maintenance.