EDM

EDM

Wire EDM Machines 3D-Printed Workpieces

IMTS 2018: The VL600QH wire EDM from Sodick is designed to meet the needs of the growing 3D Printing market.

EDM

June 2018 Product Spotlight: EDM

This month’s Modern Equipment Review Spotlight focuses on electrical discharge machines (EDMs) tailored to a variety of industries. 

Die/Mold

Overcoming the Limits of Hard Milling with EDM

An unusual opportunity led a maker of die-cast dies to reconsider its emphasis on hard milling and take another look at its use of EDM.

NEWS

Methods Machine Tools Celebrates 60th Anniversary

The company has grown from three employees and a few refurbished machines to over 350 employees, eight North American facilities and tens of thousands of machines sold. 

NEWS

Absolute Machine Tools Celebrates 30th Anniversary

The company, which Steve Ortner and Hayden Wellman founded in a garage in 1988, now sells and supports a range of machine tools and offers engineering solutions.

EDM

Wire EDMs Handle Extra-Large Workpieces

Sodick has released two models of wire EDMs, the ALN800G and the ALN800GH.

NEWS

GF Machining Solutions Adds to Marketing, Sales Team

Dante Payva, Sammy Shabib, Heather Natal and Jon Carlson will support sales, service and support of the company’s milling, EDM and laser texturing solutions.

NEWS

Mitsui Seiki, TechSolve to Demonstrate Blue Arc Method

The companies will showcase the Blue Arc electro-erosion metal removal method and demonstrate how it can quickly rough cut tough superalloys. 

EDM

EDMs’ Rise-and-Fall Work Tanks Improve Access, Visibility

Makino’s Edge2 and Edge3 EDMs are built to provide accurate and reliable performance for standard die/mold components and contract manufacturing.

EDM

EDM’s Optimized Pulses Reduce Electrode Wear

GF Machining Solutions’ Form P 350 die sinking EDM features precision-enhancing qualities and integrated technologies that are said to enhance productivity and profitability.