SINUMERIK 808 - the entry-level CNC for basic machines

The SINUMERIK 808D ADVANCED control is a panel-based CNC for the lower performance range. The compact and user-friendly entry-level solution is used for basic turning and milling applications. Features such as simple operation, commissioning and maintenance, in conjunction with an optimum cost position, represent the perfect basis for equipping entry- level CNC machines.


  • 2 operator panel variants for horizontal and vertical operator panel housings
  • IP65 protection for CNC front panel and machine control panel
  • Integrated CNC keyboard with mechanical keys
  • Simplified Chinese or English panel layout
  • 8.4” color LCD display
  • USB user interface on the operator panel front
  • Drive bus interface for feed drives and spindle
  • Analog ±10 V interface for spindle drive
  • Data buffering without battery
  • Pre-configured system software for turning and milling technologies
  • Up to 6 axes/spindles (up to 4 axes/spindle for PPU 15x.3)
  • Automatic servo tuning AST
  • Ethernet interface for commissioning and data transfer
  • Graphically guided SINUMERIK CNC programming and standard ISO-code programming with canned cycles
  • Graphical CNC simulation
  • Integrated contour computer
  • Integrated PLC based on the SIMATIC S7-200 command set with ladder logic programming
  • Integrated/distributed PLC I/O concept with 72 digital PLC inputs and 48 digital PLC outputs
  • CNC options subject to license
  • Customized user screens
  • Machine maintenance tasks are accomplished by integrated service planner


  • Compact, rugged, and maintenance-friendly operator-panel CNC
  • Actual position feedback to CNC
  • Intelligent clamp mounting without drilling holes into the cabinet
  • Minimum commissioning efforts due to plug and play machine control panel connected via USB interface
  • Direct commissioning on HMI for feed drives and automatic servo tuning AST
  • Maximum performance and accuracy due to most modern CNC features
  • SINUMERIK 808D startGUIDE: assists all process steps of the machine - from engineering to production, from sales to operation and programming at the push of a button
  • SINUMERIK Operate BASIC: maximum operator convenience similar to SINUMERIK 828D and SINUMERIK 840D sl
  • SINUMERIK programGUIDE BASIC: wide range of technology cycles for turning, milling and drilling with graphical input screens
  • Manual Machine plus: easy semi-automatic machining with handwheel controlled flat-bed lathes (only for turning)
  • Fast data transmission via USB stick and high-speed Ethernet interface
  • More software options can cover more applications and enhance the machine performance
  • Maximum performance and accuracy due to the Advanced Surface function (only for PPU 16x.3 milling)