Floppy Connect – Standard

Floppy drive emulator – replaces need for floppy disks

What this device can do for you:

  • Supports Wired EDM, Mills, Lathes, Robots, & Equipment
  • No need for Floppy disks anymore
  • Works with PCs & works with CNC machinery
  • Use Floppy interface on device with current media (USB)
  • Provide make/model of existing drive for accurate quote

The Shop Floor Automations Floppy Emulator that works on numerous controls. The drive emulates your existing floppy drive to act as if the floppy drive was never removed.

The Floppy Drive Emulator comes with a 2GB USB Flash Drive with the manual on it, for your convenience. Connects to Standard 4 pin Power Connector & 34 pin Ribbon connectors on standard floppy drives.

Please note: Before calling or requesting a quote via our sales form, please have the information on your existing make and model of the drive needing this emulator. This helps to confirm compatibility and to get you the proper quote.

The $275 price is only for Haas machine specific Floppy Emulators. Space on those is limited to 1.44 MB. If file size is a concern to you, contact us at 877-611-5825, or consider the Portable USB or the Pendant USB.

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Here is a sample list of machines we have tested our Floppy Emulator on:

  • Mitsubishi FX w/CITIZEN OSD
  • Mitsubishi FA w/TEAC FD 235 HG
  • Charmilles (TEAC FD 235-HF)
  • Charmilles Robofil
  • Agie (SONY 520-MPF)
  • Mazak (Fusion 640, 640T, Nexus)
  • Mitsubishi Meldas 500 series
  • Hurco w/Teac FD 235HF drive
  • FANUC Cassette (Yellow) on a 18i-W (w/YE Data 702B-6036BC)
  • Sodick w/Alps floppy drive
  • Nisshinbo Map 1000
  • Prototrak
  • Giddings & Lewis (G & L) 8000 ( 486 processor)
  • Plus more!