EDM Wire & Sinker

Electrical Discharge Machining (EDM) & Wire Sinker

Schmiede Corporation has a dedicated EDM department capable of producing many different styles of parts. EDM machining is ideal for hard and exotic conductive materials that require intricate contours, tapers, close tolerances, and smooth finishes. Tolerances in the +/- 0.0001″ range are routine on 5-Axis machining. Three types of machines available at Schmiede Corporation are:

  • (5) CNC Wire EDMs
  • (4) CNC & Conventional Sinker EDMs
  • (1) Small Hole Popper EDM

All EDM machining is performed in a dedicated, climate controlled facility to ensure consistent part quality.

Schmiede Corporation EDM Capabilities

  • CNC & Conventional EDM
  • Cuts Up To 17.5″ Thick
  • +/- 0.0001″ Tolerances
  • 16 Micro-inch Finishes
  • DXF/IGES Data Transfer
  • Prototype To Production
  • Short Or Long Runs
  • Complex Shapes
  • Hardened Parts
  • Exotic Materials

Typical EDM Custom Parts:

  • Cams
  • Mold Die Components
  • Tools
  • Jigs
  • Fixture Gages
  • Parts Made To Print