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U6 H.E.A.T Extreme

Introducing the New U6 H.E.A.T. EXTREME Wire EDM - the world’s first 0.016” wire performance EDM machine!

Makino’s new U6 H.E.A.T. EXTREME wire EDM doubles your cutting speed without increasing wire consumption.
Only Makino’s new U6 H.E.A.T. EXTREME Wire Electrical Discharge Machine has added revolutionary high-speed machine features and is the first in the industry to use 0.016” (0.4mm) Ø wire —which cuts twice as fast as 0.010” (0.25mm) Ø wire

Built on the platform of Makino’s most popular U-Series Wire EDM machines, the U6 H.E.A.T. EXTREME uses a new 0.016” (0.4mm) Ø coated bedra topas H.E.A.T. wire that has been optimized for Makino's generator and is exclusive to the new machine. Using an innovative coating (double layer with controlled zinc donation) this high-tech wire allows for top cutting speed at a reduced wire speed and thus gives you a lower manufacturing cost. 

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With machining speeds 2 to 3 times faster than 0.010” brass - the U6 H.E.A.T. EXTREME allows you to balance speed with wire consumption costs better than ever.

With its increased speed the U6 H.E.A.T. EXTREME is ideal for:
  • Aerospace part manufacturing
  • Medical part manufacturing 
  • Tall machined or tall die and mold parts
  • 3D Additive Part Cutoffs
  • Job Shops

Also, consider this machine if you have difficult to machine alloys like nickel.

U6 H.E.A.T. EXTREME Upgraded Components:
  • External 30A Boosters Unit (60 Amp total power)
  • Automatic Wire Threading (AWT) Annealing Booster
  • HyperDrive Extreme PICO (Round) Guide System
  • Stainless Steel AWT Filter Housing
  • Lower Head Modifications for enhanced AWT Reliability
  • 0.016” (0.4mm) wire guides

Get more details on the topas H.E.A.T Extreme wire.

Find out more about how the most revolutionary EDM machine on the market can change the way you EDM parts.

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