Electrode Tip Dressing - Automatic and Manual Systems - Holders & Cutter Blades
MDS Technology can supply cutters for German, Japanese & North American standards according to any ISO or RWMA, French standards or special electrode profiles.
The above photographs are of original Electrode Trim Services Ltd., cutters produced in the UK and now available again under the control of Copperhead Inc & MDS Technology.
The cutter technology is a two part construction with an upper and lower section that allows for various electrode combinations to be attended to without the necessity of having to manufacture special cutter formats. Furthermore the production of holders for the various competitors machines is also easily addressed in that the internal design of each holder is the same and thus the cutters can fit any holder for any tip dresser.
Left: - A selection of manual ratchet and pneumatic dressers produced for a customer in Eastern Europe using original ETS Cutter Technology.
Right: - A simple offline dressing system using a pedestal drill with jacobs chuck cutter holder, adjustable quick release vices with spigots to match internal cap taper, which when optimised enables straight, angled and offset electrodes to be dressed of any form or shape.