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Wire EDMs Combine Speed, Precision
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Available from Methods Machine Tools, the FANUC RoboCut α-CiB series of wire EDMs are designed for high precision, fast rapid traverse rates and expedited setups.

Sodick to Construct New Headquarters in Schaumburg, Illinois
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Machine tool manufacturer Sodick Inc. and their partners, the City of Schaumburg, Northern Builders, and Harris Architects, have announced the construction of a new US Corporate Headquarters in Schaumburg, IL.

Sinker EDM for Aerospace, Production Applications
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Belmont’s MX-220 Drop Tank, part of the company’s Maxicut ZNC series of sinker EDMs, features a compact footprint of 56" × 104" and a paint-to-paint design that enables multiple machine setup.

Sinker EDMs Offer High-Speed Jumping, Thermal Control
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MC Machinery Systems will display a range of Mitsubishi’s wire and sinker EDM machines, including the EA8PS and EA12PS.

2016 Digital "Technology Review and Sourcing Guide" Available
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If it's time to upgrade old equipment, try an alternative process, invest in a new strategy or just shop around, MoldMaking Technology’s annual Technology Review and Sourcing Guide is the perfect companion to your decision-making process.

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Moldmakers rely on electrical discharge machining (EDM) routinely. EDM refers to wire, sinker and small-hole EDM. Sinker includes an electrode and a workpiece both submerged in dielectric fluid; wire uses a thin wire to cut with electricity; and, with small hole an electrode is a cylinder used to machine a hole. Considerations for EDM efficiency include depth, accuracy and finish, and components to consider include drives, generator, programming system and flushing. Other facets include wires, electrodes, graphite, filters and fluids.
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New Products

Wire EDMs Combine Speed, Precision
Methods Machine Tools Inc. 8/19/2016
Sinker EDM for Aerospace, Production Applications
Belmont Equipment & Technologies 8/5/2016
Sinker EDMs Offer High-Speed Jumping, Thermal Control
MC Machinery Systems, Inc. 8/1/2016
Moldmaker Adds Versatile EDM Cell
Sinker EDM Features Easy-Access Drip Tank
MC Machinery Systems, Inc. 5/16/2016
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