Wire EDM Machines

Soft Wired: Cutting High Taper Angles with Wire EDM

The ability to accurately and efficiently machine taper cuts using soft wire has opened up new areas of opportunity for moldmakers in aerospace, medical, electronics and other applications. Here are some ways to overcome the challenges faced when cutting high taper angles. 
Wire EDM Machines: Articles

Wire EDM Maintenance

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.

Improving Profitability with User-Friendly EDM

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.

Wire Changing EDM Proves Big in Micro Tooling Production

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.

Corporate Profile: Makino

An overview of the company and its organization, products, services and capabilities.


Wire EDM Machines: Industry News

Absolute Machine Tools Names New Regional Sales Manager

Alex Churbock now handles their machine tool sales in the Western and Southern U.S. 

KBC Tools Granted National Women’s Business Enterprise Certification

They are granted certification by the Great Lakes Women’s Business Council.

MC Machinery Systems Moves to New Headquarters

Their new Elk Grove Village location is 76 percent larger to support future business growth.


Wire EDM Machines: Products

Premium Graphite Electrodes Maximize EDM Efficiency and Reduce Costs

The consistent properties of the materials used in premium graphite electrodes from Poco Graphite allow for increased electrode detail and improved machining productivity that maximizes EDM efficiency and overall cost reduction.

EDM, Milling, Turning Systems Increase Productivity, Reduce Downtime

Mitsubishi milling, turning, wire and sinker EDM machines from MC Machinery increase shop productivity and reduce downtime.

Ultra-Precision, High Performance EDM Operations

The CUT E 350 wire EDM from GF Machining Solutions can reduce cutting times up to 18 percent, and their FORM 20 die-sinking EDM can accommodate automation for unmanned production and lights-out operations.