spark erosion


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spark erosion

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(General Engineering) engineering a method of machining using a shaped electrode which erodes the workpiece by an electric spark discharge between itself and the workpiece
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THE SPARK EROSION CENTRE WIRE EROSION OPERATORS Vacancies are available for skilled wire erosion operators based in the Glasgow area.
XLPT combines both lasers and spark erosion to create highly sophisticated designs and economic production solutions, with no-contact technologies.
Using one of the UK's largest wire and spark erosion capabilities, A&M combine traditional engineering techniques with the latest computer technology to meet precision customer specifications.
With 2 facilities, one in the UK and one in the USA, we offer high precision, complex-geometry metal components and assemblies utilizing the best combination of EDM wire erosion, spark erosion, laser cutting, marking and laser welding.
The Black Country firm has made a multi-million pound investment in a new 4,000 sq metre complex adjacent to its existing factory in Mornington Road,with nine hi-tech machining centres, significantly increasing its spark erosion, milling, grinding and turning capabilities.
Phone: +968 2685 1000 Fax: +968 2685 1211 Closing date: December 1, 2014 QATARCall-off contract for onsite spark erosion Tender no: STC-CN-136-14-MN Description: Call-off contract for onsite spark erosion for removal of sized suds.
Across the way in the machine-tool mainstream of Hall 5 at the NEC, Chris Sumner, UK managing director of Fanuc, was enthusing about the latest developments in the company's automation technology, which are seeing increasing levels of integration between robots, CNC controls, small vertical machining centres, injection moulding machines and spark erosion equipment.
C said the first step was to correct the damage that had occurred to the tools with laser welding and spark erosion, including four sliding cores on two of the tools.
The name Eurospark can be traced back to the earliest days of spark erosion.
They are learning the nuts and bolts of precision engineering, including CNC milling, turning, quality assurance and spark erosion.
Changing a single work head permits grinding of periphery, cutting angles and edge chamfers, or spark erosion followed by finish grinding complex cylindrical or conical tools with straight or spiral teeth.
Changing a single work head permits grinding of periphery, cutting angles, and edge chamfers, or spark erosion followed by finish grinding complex cylindrical or conical tools with straight or spiral teeth.