The wire forming machine, known as wire bending equipment is used for forming different wire forms and for spring leg bending. It is ideally suited for prototypes and small production requirements. Recently, this kind of forming machine is widely used with PC thus facilitate the production line and operation.
Programming can be accomplished at the touch screen or a keyboard and mouse or downloaded from discs or from a network. The easy and extremely operator-friendly, but very sophisticated and powerful software is based on a Microsoft Windows operating system, and designed for inexperienced shop floor personnel.
The wire forming machines feature the latest electronic advancements. Drives and controllers are based on Sercos interface technology. The wire forming machines are fully electric, with pneumatic sub-systems, if necessary. There is no hydraulic system on the machines, which generally are slow and leak prone.