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Hot wire cutter

Hot cutting

This device cuts figures and elements out of polystyrene blocks. The cut is performed by a hot wire which moves vertically. The material to be cut is moved horizontally. The developers used igus® polymer plain bearings and drylin® aluminium shafts for the movement mechanisms, since these are all easy to install and promise a long service life without appreciable wear.

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MiniCut2d - Entreprise Renaud Iltis, Renaud Iltis, Fontenay-le-Comte, France

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