CNC Bridge Type


Table Size 6000*2900mm
T Slots 22mm
Maximum Loading  20 000kg
X Axis travel 7200mm
Y Axis travel 3700mm
Z Axis 750mm(900, 1200)
Distance between two columns 3200mm
Speed 4000rpm(6000, 8000, BT-50)
(8000, 10000, 12000, 15000, BT-40)
(12000, 15000 BBT-40) (15000, 20000, HSK-63A)
Cutting federate X/Y/Z 1-5000mm/min
Rapid Feedrate X/Y/Z 10m/min(12) / 10(12) / 10(12)
Minmum Setting 0.001mm
No.of ATC tools 20, 24, 32, 40, 60
Max. tool weight  18kg (8, BT-40)

Sanco manufacture a full range of ruggedly constructed SDM series double column CNC machining centres designed for large mould and mould base machining. They are constructed with extra heavy duty linear guideways on X & Y axis and are available on Z axis as an option. The Z axis is hydraulically counter balanced for exceptional stability and smoothness.

Spindle & Head Options

  • Spindle speed options: 4000, 6000, 8000, 10,000, 12,000, 15,000, 20,000rpm -
  • dependant on spindle drive & taper configuration
  • Spindle drive options: Direct drive, Direct ZF gearbox, belt driven ZF gearbox (std), inbuilt spindle motor
  • Spindle taper options: BT50 (std) BT40 or HSK63A (opt)


  • Automatic tool changer options (ATC)
  • Milling heads (several styles available)
  • Long nose spindle
  • 4th Axis rotary table
  • Thermal distortion compensation module
  • Linear scale feedback
  • Coolant through spindle (CTS)
  • Work and tool measuring
  • Control options: Fanuc/Siemens/Heidenhain

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About Company

Our clients range from FTSE companies, to large organisations and some small local businesses who are striving to expand.

To see a detailed list of our works and the progress please see our project page.

Cape Town Office

25 Mail Street, Western Province Park, Epping, Cape Town, 7460
+27 21 534 5351
FAX: +27 21 534 3374

Johannesburg Office

Corner of Atlas and Templehof South Road, Bonaero Park, Johannesburg
+27 11 970 7005
FAX: +27 86 678 9360