Many items must be properly addressed to keep a wire EDM machine in top operating order for the best productivity and reliability. Reviewing these on a regular basis ensures that the machine it being properly maintained as a proactive preventive measure.
The complicated nature of the work and the current labor issues facing the industry mean that more user-friendly EDM is critical for your shop operation.
As consumer products continue to shrink in size, die shops such as Scenic Tool and Stamping face the challenge of developing highly intricate tooling for stamping the tiny components that make up miniature merchandise. As a result, an increasing number of these shops are incorporating high-precision wire EDMs like the Cut 2000 from GF AgieCharmilles that provide automatic wire-changing capability.
uses the to easily switch wires of different sizes and materials.
An overview of the company and its organization, products, services and capabilities.
Stephan Haight and Matthew Wicks now handle sales, respectively, for milling machines and EDM systems.
Stephan Swanson now oversees sales, service and support for customers in 15 states.
Martin Gorski now manages their overall sales and service in 13 states and Mexico.
U3 and U6 wire EDM machines from Single Source Technologies | Makino use HyperCut technology and Hyper-i control so that even novice operators can program and produce leading-edge part finishes in the most complex feature geometries – a significant competitive advantage for shops experiencing difficulty replacing skilled EDM operators.
P.D. Browne provides advanced machine tools from Murata Machinery, You Ji, Johnford and Sodick, and innovative CMMs from Aberlink.
The CUT 200 Dedicated wire EDM and compact Mikron MILL P 800 U ST mill-turn machine from GF Machining Solutions are ideal for boosting efficiency and accuracy in the machining of aircraft parts from advanced materials.