The company has many roots in the region through Global EDM Supplies, which was acquired and integrated into SST by Makino earlier in 2017.
Although EDM often is not at the forefront of concern for precision machined parts shops, it can play a big role in the production of tooling that these shops use.
Finishing carbide inserts using EDM or grinding.
Virginia’s Rolls-Royce Crosspointe plant shares its strategies for attracting, hiring and supporting its workers, while Danville Community College excels with its integrated machining education model.
Seibu’s EL coating, available from KGK International, protects carbide parts, resulting in longer tool life and more parts produced.