The SideKick Plasma model is designed as Entry Level Plasma system with options for light router ability. The SideKick is a great tool for companies who are trying to bring work back in house or for Start up Businesses, Hobby Work, Educational Markets, or R&D projects. The SideKick is available in 3 sizes with the SideKick 8 being the most popular size. The SideKick models are all designed with a heavy duty Steel frame construction, Steel Tube Gantry with Plate Steel Uprights, 25MM Linear Guide Rails and Bearings, Precision Rack and Pinion on X & Y Axis with Precision Ball Screw on the Z Axis. ShopSabre CNC uses the same high end electronic components you will find on our larger Plasma & Router Models. The SideKick 8 is designed to produce the highest quality products while only taking 78" x 112" floor space.
ShopSabre SideKick 8
63" * 111" * 60"
52" * 98"
8" or Standard
Plasma Up to 1 1/2"
Oxy-Fuel Up to 4"
Hardware Nicely Equipped
- ShopSabre CNC Controller Hardware & Software
- Enroute Fabrication Basic – CAD/CAM
- ShopSabre Electronics – (Industrial Robotic Wiring, Wire Carriers, Industrial Connectors, Sanyo Motion & Mitsubishi Manufactured)
- 800 IPM 1200 Oz. Micro Stepper Motors (Note: 1600IPM Advanced A/C Digital Super Servo Option available)
- Steel 3" Slate Table with Hanger Brackets ( Blow on Floor Design)
- Fixed Z Axis Mount for Industrial Plasma Machine Torch
- M-Ports for Starting and Stopping Plasma Torch as well as confirmation of Arc
- Enclosed Cable Carriers for Wiring protection
- Steel Open Pedestal Stand – Welded
- Steel Tube Dual Drive Gantry
- 25MM Linear Guide Rails and Bearings on All Axis
- Fully Assembled ShopSabre Control Box
- Limit Switches all axis
- Accepts dxf import
- Fully Assembled and Pre-Tested
- bmp import (for Lasers)
- CAD Drawing Tools, Fast and Efficient
- Vectorizing, Fonts and Graphics, Kerf Compensation, Simulation of Kerf Path, Cutting Toolpaths, Quick Fit Nesting, Smart Ordering, Output to Gcode
- Drawing to cut file in under 30 seconds
- Easy to learn
- Just point and click! Pick cut strategies
Hardware Options and Pricing:
This list is made available to assist in the pricing of the basic features. The full list is over 150 items. Please contact us at 800-493-6021 to discuss your needs and how other options could apply.
- Digital Torch Height Control
- Magnetic Breakaway Machine Torch Mount
- 3" Water Table or Down Draft Table
- Fume Extraction Skirts
- Mitsubishi A/C Digital Closed Loop Super Servo Option - allows 1600IPM
- Porter Cable 3.25HP Ball Screw Steel Double Bridge Router Gantry
- Vibrating Marking Pens
- Plate Alignment Brackets
- Laser Sights
- 4th Axis Pipe Cutting Attachments
- Monitor/Keyboard Cabinet
- ShopSabre CNC Computer System- Intel Pentium Dual Core 2GB Memory , 320 GB hard drive software loaded, configured, tested with 19" Monitor, Keyboard, and Mouse
- Laser Scanners
- 3D Digitizing probe
- And Many More!