EDM Productivity Forum (EPF) recently held its EDM summit across Mumbai, Pune, Nasik & Aurangabad. The 4-day event witnessed over 250 people from over 150 tool rooms visiting the forum. The event was jointly supported by Makino India and GF Machining Solutions and provided a platform for sharing best practices in EDM machining. Industry experts like Stephen Harris from MWI, USA & N Konishi from TOKAI Carbon made technical presentations on the EDM process. Sadananda Koppalkar, Head - Business Development, Makino, used the platform to share inputs on how to improve the productivity on EDM machines. It also featured some of the best tool rooms in this region, where there were insights on the best practices & improvements in the EDM section. Also, there was the first ever benchmarking study done by Prime Industries amongst its clients across 4 cities. Over 35 clients participated in this study and winners were chosen in areas of best MRR, lowest wear and best surface finish achieved on EDM.
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