founded in 1918 in Solothurn/Switzerland
by Leo Pfluger, successfully manufactures
innovative machine tools and highly
precise press-tool standards. At
the beginning, AGATHON was strongly
involved with the clock and watch
industry. It didn’t take long
for the company to extend its expertise
to other application fields. Not
long after, AGATHON was exporting
its products all over the world.
Global context and high technology
requirements are not unreachable keywords for AGATHON;
they present an achievable challenge to the company.
With customer-orientated management and use of the latest
computer technology in CAD as well as in integral commercial
field (SAP-R/3) support, AGATHON guarantees customer
satisfaction. AGATHON’s high-end software solutions
enable the company to continuously improve its products
to fulfill present and future customer requirements.
delivers pillar die-sets for
tool manufacture, as well as
guide elements for die, mold,
machine and fixture construction.
The precision die-sets are
recognized for their high accuracy
and quality of material and
they traditionally have a very
long service life. Our delivery
program comprises die-sets
in cast iron, steel and aluminum.
The die-sets are assembled
with slide, ball or roller guide elements,
as the application dictates. The guide
elements are available from stock with
pillar diameters of 3 to 63mm.
Insert Grinding MachinesFrom
conventional grinding of tungsten carbide
tools, AGATHON has worked itself up to
be one of the leading manufacturers of
special grinding machines for complete
machining of indexable inserts in widely
varied materials such as tungsten carbide,
cermets, CBN, and PCD.This program comprises
fully automatic, high performance grinding
machines for the complex manufacturing
of all types of indexable inserts, to combine
high operating autonomy and efficiency
in the mass production of workpieces.
Of course, we also manufacture customer’s
specific orders concerning special sizes
and materials in our very modern manufacturing
cells. Many other accessories complete
this product line.