EDM Basics
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1: Overview Basic process application for injection molds

2: How it Works Electrodes, voltage, and dielectric fluids

3: Electrode Material Graphite's role in EDM.

4: Dielectric Fluid Various fluids used with EDM and their advantages.

5: Two EDM Processes How Die-Sinking works. How Wire EDM works

6: Special EDM Applications and Software Capacities of todays equipment, the future of EDM. Special software for electrode design.

7: Safety and Maintenance How to work with high voltage and EDM fluids safely.

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