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Machinery & Machining Tools -> Electro Discharge Machines (EDM) -> Electrode Materials & EDM Wire & Supplies


Electrode Materials & EDM Wire & Supplies




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Replacement Electrodes feature silver insert.

Thermacut, Inc    Claremont, NH 03743
Feb 28, 2014 Combining copper electrode body and solid silver insert, PT-36® Replacement Silver-Pro Electrodes deliver powerful plasma arc while minimizing downtime. Silver insert optimizes conductivity of electricity and dissipates heat of plasma arc more efficiently than standard copper electrodes, extending electrode life. With replacement electrode holder for PT-36® torch, replacement electrodes and OEM’s original electrodes can both be used.

Wire EDM employs high-speed linear shaft motor.

Wire EDM employs high-speed linear shaft motor.

Absolute Machine Tools    Lorain, OH 44053
Feb 14, 2014 With 22 x 14 x 12 in. travels, AccuteX AL56SA wire EDM features AWT automatic wire threader and handles workpiece up to 38 x 22 x 11.5 in. and 1,100 lb. Lack of backlash and lost motion promote precise linear and circular interpolation, while lack of guideway friction and resulting wear ensure maintenance-free operation for life of machine. There is no heat transfer due to shaft design, and servo and spark control is accelerated when matched with AccuteX 64-bit Windows CE control.

EDM Blanks are delivered pre-machined and pre-hardened.

EDM Blanks are delivered pre-machined and pre-hardened.

Diehl Steel    Cincinnati, OH 45217
Nov 30, 2012 Ready-Block™ EDM Blanks are pre-hardened, squared, and ground, eliminating need for machining and heat-treating by customers prior to use. These ready-to-use blanks, intended for EDM applications, come in various tool steel grades, including in-stock AISI A-2 and D-2 (RC 58-62). Each block is precision machined to specific thickness, width, and length within +.010/.020 in. tolerance and then hardened and tempered to standard hardness. Starter hole can be included upon request.

High-Speed Wire EDM utilizes high speed oil dielectric.

High-Speed Wire EDM utilizes high speed oil dielectric.

Sodick, Inc.    Schaumburg, IL 60173
Dec 21, 2010 Designed for manufacture of precision dies and parts, linear motor driven AP250L offers capability to use oil dielectric. Eco-Cut O Technology enables accelerated parts machining when using oil dielectric, and bridge design promotes positioning and machining accuracy. Able to accommodate up to 15.7 x 10.6 x 3.9 in. workpieces, EDM offers respective X, Y, and Z axis travels of 9.8, 5.9, and 4.7 in.

EDM Machine targets ultra precision applications.

EDM Machine targets ultra precision applications.

Agie Charmilles, LLC    Lincolnshire, IL 60069
Jun 02, 2010 Accommodating workpieces up to 77 lb, CUT 1000 OilTech uses wires as small as 0.02 mm dia and surface finishing technology to achieve finishes down to Ra 0.05 µm in continuous operation. Machine uses oil as inert dielectric, eliminating effects of corrosion in workpiece due to long periods of immersion. Programmable via machine control, machine is able to work with 2 wire spools, each with different wire type, and switch between wires of different diameters automatically.

EDM Tapping Accessory adds orbital movement.

EDM Tapping Accessory adds orbital movement.

Hirschmann Engineering USA, Inc.    Schaumburg, IL 60173
Sep 03, 2009 Attached to RAM of any EDM sinker machine, EDtapper can add tapped/threaded hole into hardened steel without requiring lead screw. It converts 2-axis vertical movement to orbital movement, forming entire depth of thread in one orbital cycle. Featuring up to 1/8 in. horizontal movement in 0.001 in. increments, 2 positions for electrode attachment are available: orbital fixed angular movement for threads, and orbital and rotating about its axis for circular symmetrical shapes.

Wire EDM features menu-based configuration.

MC Machinery Systems    Wood Dale, IL 60191
Jan 09, 2008 Equipped with M700 Series control with 15 in. touch screen display, FA Advance Wire EDM uses keyboard and mouse for CAD/CAM operation. 3D CAD can import Parasolid files, extract 3D model contours, and create NC data directly within control, while 2D CAM helps import DXF and IGES files, revise geometry, or define additional paths. Using 3D adaptive EDM control to analyze 3D data and recognize shape characteristics, machine virtually eliminates transition lines in stepped workpiece areas.

Wire EDMs feature twin-servo wire-tension-control systemm.

Wire EDMs feature twin-servo wire-tension-control systemm.

Methods Machine Tools, Inc.    Sudbury, MA 01776
Dec 03, 2007 Constructed with thermally insulated cast Meehanite base, iD Series accommodates 0.010 in. round diamond wire guides as well as guides for 0.004-0.012 in. wire. Heavy-duty 1.26 in. ball screws for X and Y axes are double-anchored and encapsulated in bellows style covers to prevent contamination. Machines are equipped with 310iS-WA CNC control with Windows® OS, 15.1 in. LCD touch screen, and ability to transfer program through USB memory stick/card or Ethernet network.

Wire EDMs feature surface control technology.

Makino Inc.    Auburn Hills, MI 48326
Sep 28, 2007 Designed for shops manufacturing parts for aerospace, medical, and injection mold markets, SP and U series Wire EDMs feature SurfaceWIZARD(TM) technology that is suited for use in poor flushing conditions where nozzles cannot be sealed on work surface. SurfaceWIZARD is developed for tool steels up to 4 in. thick, eliminates witness lines, supports 0.008 and 0.010 in. dia wires, and maintains part straightness within 5 and 2.5 microns in 1- and 2-pass machining, respectively.

Wire EDM Machine suits medical and small parts manufacturing.

Wire EDM Machine suits medical and small parts manufacturing.

Mitsubishi EDM/MC Machinery Systems, Inc.    Wood Dale, IL 60191
Jun 01, 2007 Integrating B-axis that enables indexing and turn-n-burn applications, Series MD+PRO II features V350 power supply with anti-electrolysis technology and PM4 control that enables full automation from rough to finish machining. Stepped shape capabilities allow multiple parts with different shapes and thickness to be machined without setting specific electrical conditions. Units come with .004-.012 in. wire capable automatic threading and all-axis absolute control.

EDM Machine facilitates medical hardware production.

EDM Machine facilitates medical hardware production.

Mitsubishi EDM/MC Machinery Systems, Inc.    Wood Dale, IL 60191
Nov 14, 2006 Combining MELFA RV-12S 6-axis robot with MD+PRO wire EDM, MD+CELL minimizes need for operator intervention and maximizes unattended running time. Robot provides 12 kg payload and 64-position magazine. MD+PRO comes with .006-.012 in. wire capable automatic threading and all-axis absolute control, which enables accurate positioning without returning to zero after power failure. Integration of optional B-axis during turn-n-burn applications replaces need for secondary and finishing processes.

Wire EDM suits large part machining.

Wire EDM suits large part machining.

Agie Charmilles, LLC    Lincolnshire, IL 60069
Sep 27, 2006 Measuring 100.4 x 128.7 x 101.0 in., ROBOFIL 640cc Wire EDM provides X, Y, Z axis travels of 31.5 x 21.7 x 19.7 in. With CC generator, machine achieves industrial cutting speed of 42 sq-in./hr in tool steel. Digital generator is zero voltage to protect parts against electrolytic effects. Providing max amplitude of 1,200 A, machine features Mechanical Quadrax® design for cutting angles up to 30°. ThermoCut system stretches wire and cuts it under effect of heat.

EDM Machine allows automatic threading of wire.

EDM Machine allows automatic threading of wire.

MC Machinery Systems    Wood Dale, IL 60191
Aug 01, 2006 FA-PS EDM machine features 4-axis linear scales and automatic threading of .002-.012 in. dia wire with start holes from .007 in. dia. Digital FS provides finishing circuit for target surface roughness of 3.0 µin. Ra, and AFC2 enables ±3 µm machining accuracy and .00005 in. circularity error. Full automation from rough to finish machining is provided by Power Master control with stepped shape capability, allowing machining of multiple parts with different shapes and thickness.

System allows for profiling of PCD tools on wire EDM.

System allows for profiling of PCD tools on wire EDM.

Methods Machine Tools, Inc.    Sudbury, MA 01776
Mar 28, 2006 Consisting of programming/probing/cutting software, microfinish power supply/generator, Hirschmann rotary axis, Renishaw probe, and tool clamping system, PCD Edge(TM) System enables users to design tool edge contours on CAD systems. Software provides input masks to facilitate parameter selection, program simulation, design modification, and verification. Rotary axis and software permit adjustment of relief angles on each contour element as well as automatic measuring of 3D PCD tip positions.

Conversion Kit extends life of EDM machines.

MC Machinery Systems    Wood Dale, IL 60191
Nov 16, 2005 Intended for Mitsubishi wire EDMs, Van-TG Power Feed Conversion Kit eliminates need for wire cut and relocation when power feed contact requires rotation. Supplied power feed contact is good up to 100 hr/rotation. Diamond guides, power feed contacts, and flush cups are consolidated to match AF2 and AF3 style machines. Kit is available for Mitsubishi SA, SB, SZ series and HA series machines with AF1 wire threaders, as well as H1/HA, 90C, and 110C models without AF wire threaders.

Counter Support suites wire EDM applications.

Counter Support suites wire EDM applications.

Hirschmann Engineering USA, Inc.    Schaumburg, IL 60173
Aug 11, 2005 Slid-Able Counter Support, Model H4265, incorporates 2 levels for workpiece to rest on and be clamped to. Bottom has removable 6 mm thick base, and is same height of plate that supports workpiece, allowing collision-free clamping. With base removed, workpiece can be held at zero line of machine table. Elongated slot in center of support allows for lateral adjustment of approximately 4˝ in. in work zone of machine.

Wire EDM Machines maximize part straightness.

Wire EDM Machines maximize part straightness.

Makino Machine Tool Co.    Mason, OH 45040 9695
May 27, 2005 Series SP uses Wire WIZARD™ control system powered by Windows® CE, which prompts user through process of programming, set-up, and run. PowerWIZARD™ adaptive control system controls discharge current and maintains optimum spark gap, while CornerWIZARD™ geometric control system provides tight control of small internal corner radii. With minimal input from operator, software will output total machining time, consumable costs, and total part cost if hourly rate is applied.

Vertical Vise is used with wire EDM machine.

Vertical Vise is used with wire EDM machine.

Hirschmann Engineering USA, Inc.    Schaumburg, IL 60173
Apr 12, 2005 Incorporating 2 clamping jaws that require only turning of central screw for tightening, H4538 vise provides positive clamping of 1 or 2 independent workpieces in same set-up. Workpiece height ranges are 2.36-3.74 in. and 3.15-4.53 in., with latter height achieved by relocating clamping jaws at higher level. Jaws can be inverted to provide clamping range of 0.79-2.36 in., and removable side stops enable quick alignment of repetitive workpieces.

Wire EDM Machines feature up to 16 in. z-axis heights.

Wire EDM Machines feature up to 16 in. z-axis heights.

Methods Machine Tools, Inc.    Sudbury, MA 01776
Jul 23, 2004 Fanuc iC Series Wire EDM machines incorporate artificial intelligence cutting functions, microfinish power supplies, digital servo systems, linear glass scales, tooling packages, high-pressure flushing, chiller units, and quick-change cartridge filtration systems. Machines have cutting speeds of 31.0 in˛./hr with uncoated wire, and 33.6 in˛./hr with coated wire. R1 feature monitors number of effective pulses per second and adjusts feed rate accordingly.

Fluid prevents rust and corrosion in wire EDM machines.

Cutting Systems, Inc.    Milton, ON L9T 2Y1  Canada
Jul 08, 2004 With concentration of 1:100, Benchmark EDM-RP consists of rust preventative EDM fluid designed for use in wire EDM machines. It prevents build-up of rust and corrosion on work pieces and non-stainless work holders. Non-toxic and safe to use, product will not leave undesirable residue or have any negative effects on cutting efficiency, de-ionizing resin, or conductivity.




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