CNC Bridge Type


Table size 6000*3000mm
T Slots  22*200mm
Maximun Load 24000kg
X Axis travel  7200mm
Y Axis 4400mm
Z Axis 750mm
W Axis 1100mm(1600)
Distance between two columns 3500mm
Spindle speed 4000rpm(6000)
Rapid feedrate X/Y/Z/W  10/10/10/6m/min
Minimum Setting 0.001m/min
Cutting Feedrate 1-5000mm/min
Spindle Motor  22kw(26)
Four-Axes Servo Motors (X/Y/Z/W) 9/9/4/7x2kw
No. of Tools 32 (40, 60)
Tool Change Time 5.5sec
Max. Tool Length 350mm
Max. Tool Weight 20kg

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

Product Enquiry

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