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EDM Machining Companies

IQS Directory provides a comprehensive list of EDM machining companies and suppliers. Use our website to review and source top EDM machining companies with roll over ads and detailed product descriptions. Find EDM machining companies that can design and engineer EDM machining services to your companies specifications. Then contact the EDM machining companies through our quick and easy request for quote form. Website links, company profile, locations, phone, product videos and product information is provided for each company. Access customer reviews and keep up to date with product news articles. Whether you are looking for manufacturers of micro EDM machining, lunge EDM machining, EDM machining aerospace or customized EDM machining of every type, this is the resource for you.

  • Rochester Hills, MI

    Avon Broach is a wire EDM job shop, offering hole popping, small hole drilling and production machining. Get your quick turn projects completed on time. Offering EDM services for many precision oriented industries including Aerospace, Computer, Medical, Microwave, Molding. Our teams are here to assist you!

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  • Farmers Branch, TX

    With over 75 years of experience, Applegate EDM has been looking for new ways to bring its customers innovative, high quality products and wire EDM services. At Applegate EDM, we are committed to assisting you with any wire EDM or small hole EDM services you may need, no matter how big or small. For more information, visit our website or call Applegate today.

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  • Franklin, MA

    A performance leader in fabricated stainless steel, nickel, aluminum & titanium products. Eagle offers customers the advantages of wire electrical discharge machining (EDM) & laser machining for parts, components & assemblies. We have the close tolerance, high precision laser cutting, etching, notching, welding & ram EDM equipment & expertise to quickly create simple or complex shapes & patterns.

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  • Tucker, GA

    We are your source for high precision EDM machining. We are an ISO 9001:2001 certified company and we specialize in challenging projects with exacting specifications and tight turnaround times. We have the capabilities to do grinding, milling, and turning for general preparation of blanks all under one roof. We possess a 25, 000 square foot facility in order to fulfill all of your needs. For more information visit our website today!

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  • Croydon, PA

    B-TEC solutions is a dynamic, technology and data-driven company that brings together the tools, equipment and top talent in the industry. The ultimate in speed and precision, our EDM complement includes state-of-the-art Wire, RAM and Drilling.

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EDM Machining

EDM machining is a tooling method that uses electrical energy to cut, drill, etch and machine metal parts and is one of the most accurate types of machining for hard metals and other materials that are difficult to machine cleanly with conventional mechanical-cutting methods. Some of the common applications for electrical discharge machining include producing plastic molds, die casting dies from hardened steel and forging dies.

EDM machining is a tooling method that uses electrical energy to cut, drill, etch and machine metal parts and is one of the most accurate types of machining for hard metals and other materials that are difficult to machine cleanly with conventional mechanical-cutting methods. Some of the common applications for electrical discharge machining include producing plastic molds, die casting dies from hardened steel and forging dies. EDM erodes the material in the path of the EDM tool using electrical discharges, or sparks. These electrical discharges can generate heat anywhere from eight to twenty thousand degrees. This process takes place in a bath of dielectric fluid, which prevents premature sparking and flushes away debris, conducts electricity between the electrode and the work piece and then flushes out the melted material. The tool electrode forms an arc to the work-piece electrode as the two are brought closer together, creating the intense electric field which is responsible for removing material. There is no actual contact between the electrode and the work piece, but rather a conductive path that is established between the electrode and the material. Industries that benefit from the use of the EDM cutting process include food and beverage, automobile, stamping, extruding, defense, electronics, aerospace and medical.

Diverse materials that can be used in EDM machining include aluminum, copper, zinc, bronze, tin, silicon, titanium and stainless steel. EDM machining services are engineered towards specific applications and wire EDM and sinker EDM are the two main types of EDM machining services. Sinker EDM is capable of boring holes into metal work pieces, creating holes, patterns and at times three dimensional objects, while wire EDM cuts patterns and shapes. Wire EDM is used for cutting shapes through a selected part or assembly. Sinker EDM is used for more complex geometries where machined graphite or copper electrodes are used to erode the desired shape into the part or assembly. CNC machines are used to guide, monitor and control the electrical discharge machining process, as well as CAD and CAM software. EDM machining has advantages over other machining techniques due to its ability to create complex and intricate parts with a high degree of accuracy. Another advantage of EDM machining is its ability to machine parts on an extremely small scale. While using this process, the work piece is not deformed from impact because there is no direct contact between the electrode and the material, and likewise the work piece is burr-free after completion and saved from heat damage because very little material-damaging heat is generated during the procedure.



EDM Machining
EDM Machining
EDM Machining - Avon Broach and Production Company
EDM Machining - Avon Broach and Production Company