EDM

EDM

EDM Drilling Machine Features 38" Y Axis

Current EDM’s EdmDrill RT3038 is designed for complex drilling of large and heavy parts.

Masters of the Small Hole

Hole making is considered the most frequently performed metalworking operation. Hole making on a micro level, say 0.010 inch and smaller, is where it gets interesting. This shop is very good at making small holes.

EDM

Fiber Optics Improve EDM Spark Monitoring, Wire Life

This controller uses fiber-optic cables to overcome major hurdles in monitoring EDM spark output, improving wire life and reducing voltage consumption.

EDM

Wire EDM Offers Extended Z-Axis Travel

The ALN600GH wire EDM extends Sodick’s Premium ALN series, adding increased Z-axis capacity of nearly 20"

Holemaking

Hole Drilling EDM Available in Three- or Five-Axis Configurations

Current EDM has released the CT400 CNC hole drilling machine designed for toolroom and production drilling applications.

NEWS

Methods Machine Tools Partners with Ocean Technologies

Specializing in Small Hole EDM Drilling, Ocean Technologies excels at applications ranging from simple wire start holes to full five-axis EDM drilling applications.

EDM

Buying a Wire EDM, Part 4: Dielectric Fluid & Maintenance

Removing the microscopic particles made during the wire EDM cutting process becomes a key factor in maximizing cutting speed as well as attaining part accuracy and surface finish. Dielectric fluid is the mechanism for flushing these “chips” away.

NEWS

Hirschmann Engineering Appoints President and CEO

Max Golter has over 32 years of relevant experience with other OEMs and manufacturing processes. 

Holemaking

EDM Drill's Revised Design Increases Machining Speed

Makino’s EDBV3 is an EDM drilling machine designed to produce cooling film holes in blade and vane turbine engine component details.

EDM

Buying a Wire EDM, Part 3: Speed, Accuracy and Finish

What kind of surface finish can the purchaser of a wire EDM expect with today’s technology?