During the course of last year, owners of NC/CNC machines and other machine types engaged
SOS-Elektronik for assistance. Control systems, like Andron FPPS, Andronic 85,
Andronic 150, Andronic 200, Andronic 300 and Autotron ANC 240 were already long
discontinued, which made repairs difficult and even impossible, until now.
Understandably, a Swiss client wanted to avoid scrapping a machine from Jacob
Behr, Munich, especially since it was in immaculate condition. Had he scrapped
the machine he would have lost quite a few valuable years with this piece of
In the summer of 2009, this machine, which had an original Andron FPPS control
system, was successfully retrofitted by Swen Hagelstein and his team. In a mere
three days, the machine was electrically rewired, upgraded software was
installed, and the operator was trained.