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

SST Opens New Facility in Monterrey

This new site expands their support in Mexico for increasing demand in state-of-the-art manufacturing and automation technology within the region.

GF Machining Solutions Adds Sales Support in Western Region

Stephan Haight and Matthew Wicks now handle sales, respectively, for milling machines and EDM systems.

GF Machining Solutions Names New Head of Sales for Central Region

Stephan Swanson now oversees sales, service and support for customers in 15 states.


Wire EDM Machines: Products

Next Generation Wire EDM Increases Versatility, Lowers Operating Cost

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.

Advanced Machining and Measurement Systems

P.D. Browne provides advanced machine tools from Murata Machinery, You Ji, Johnford and Sodick, and innovative CMMs from Aberlink.

Advanced Turnkey Machining Systems for Tough Aerospace Parts

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.