Faster processing, superior surface finishes, lower costs – The only name that matters in EDM is Makino.

Numbers matter. That’s why, with more than 140 patents, Makino is the world leader in EDM technology, providing faster processing times and superior surface finishes for even the most complex and involved part geometries.

By combining innovative Makino machine tools and software with game-changing support from Makino Engineering Services, shops of every size are competing and winning the kind of work that matters on the global EDM stage. The flexibility of Makino technology and proven turnkey engineering solutions allows for EDM solutions at all levels to help further reduce operational costs.

Every job matters. Bring Makino Engineering Services to the table early and often to make the most of every opportunity. >>

 

Additional information:

High-Energy Applied Technology, or H.E.A.T., is the “hottest” new technology in wire EDM machining. H.E.A.T. cuts parts 18 to 44 percent faster while holding tolerances of straightness to 0.0005" (T.I.R.) with one pass and 0.0002" (T.I.R.) with two passes, making it ideal for application matter, like medical hand tools and piece parts, aerospace housings, jigs and holding fixtures.

High-Quality Surface Finish, or HQSF™, is an optional Makino exclusive process technology found on Makino’s complete line of Ram EDMs that use a proprietary nontoxic powder called µSC and mixed into the dielectric fluid that helps produce superior surface finishes in a significantly shorter time.

WireWIZARD™ is another Makino EDM exclusive that gives you industry-leading control technology. As part of the Makino UPJ-2, the world’s only conventional horizontal wire EDM machine, WireWIZARD technology delivers higher speed and better surface finishes with fewer passes and superior accuracy, with substantially reduced consumable and maintenance costs. WireWIZARD helps make the UPJ-2 the ideal choice for micromachining applications such as micro-miniature molds, fiber optics, inkjet nozzles and medical instruments.

You can follow the latest advances in this exciting, new wire EDM machining technology on our blog at www.edmmatters.com.

WIRE EDM

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Makino's unique WireWizard technology delivers higher speeds, better surface finishes with fewer passes, superior accuracy, and substantially reduced consumable and maintenance costs. Makino also offers the world’s only conventional horizontal wire EDM machine, the UPJ-2.

SurfaceWIZARD™ is an EDM innovation from Makino that provides exceptional surface quality in EDM applications where parts have variable shape thickness or sudden changes in thickness. It’s a technology that helps improve performance in difficult, real-world production of medical, aerospace and other EDM parts.
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H.E.A.T. (High-Energy Applied Technology) is advanced wire EDM technology from Makino that dramatically reduces cutting times in poor flushing conditions while maintaining exceptional part straightness.
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BellyWIZARD™ is an exclusive Makino technology that increases straightness up to 40 percent. The result is that fewer passes are required compared to conventional wire EDM approaches. Makino’s BellyWIZARD technology automatically selects optimum machining parameters.
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