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MC Machinery's Mitsubishi SV12P Features AI Control Technology

IMTS Spark: With adaptive control technology, the Mitsubishi SV12P sinker EDM from MC Machinery is said to take the guesswork out of estimating machining time.
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Use Your Machinists to Make Dies

By systemizing die making into repeatable steps, Dies Plus, a division of Otto Engineering, is using its machinists to effectively make dies. This solution relies on a paperless color-coding system to convey the tolerances machinists need to hit in order for tool and die makers to do the final fitting.

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Online Store for EDM Wire Gives Small Shops A Boost

Online ordering of a small number of EDM wire in spools encourages small shops to use premium wire types for faster cuts, better results and overall lower cost.

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GIP's Plasma Coated EDM Wire Aids Flushing, Increases Speed

Plasma hybrid-coated EDM wire, available from Global Innovative Products (GIP), is made with a coating that aids flushing for wire EDM efficiency.

CNC & Machine Controls

Acu-Rite's DRO300 Enables Control of Sinker EDMs

The Acu-Rite 300-series digital readout (DRO), available from Heidenhain, now enables users to control sinker EDM machines.

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AgieCharmilles Cut 2000 X Features Integrated Measurement for Edge Detection

The AgieCharmilles Cut 2000 X wire EDM from GF Machining Solutions is said to offer high accuracy and productivity for demanding applications.

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Beaumont's FH40 Fast-Hole EDM Delivers Quicker Response Time

Beaumont Machine has updated its core fast-hole FH40 EDM with added features, including a faster response time.

NEWS

Global Innovative Products Launches Online EDM Wire Store

The brass and coated EDM wire products on offer are made by Thermo Compact and Bedra.

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Cool Tricks: How to Photograph Sinker EDM

Sometimes it takes a little extra effort and ingenuity to solve a problem. In the case of the February 2020 cover of Modern Machine Shop, it took a lot of each — and a cheap plastic spaghetti container.

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Inside the Sinker EDM Process, One Spark at a Time

Successful sinker EDM operations rely on understanding the relationship between each individual spark, the electrode and the workpiece.