8700 CNC Specifications

Hotwire Direct: 8700 CNC Independent Axis, 3D Foam Cutting, High Speed Expanded Polystyrene EPS Foam Cutter

CNC Production Example

Prep & Production Time for 72, 8′ Pieces (576′)

Draw:8 min
Nesting:20 min
Coding:1 min
Multiwire Setup (6 wires):1 min
Cutting:14 min
Total First Run:44 min
Total Second Run:14 min

Picture below shows 4 blocks or 64′ of a concrete bridge’s form liner that was cut in approx. 38 minutes.
Hotwire Direct: 8700 CNC Expanded Polystyrene EPS Foam Cutter - Concrete Bridge Form Liners
EPS Foam Molds Concrete Bridge Infrastructure

Click photo for how this bridge came together.

848 (8′ wide x 4′ high x 8′ long)…$54,995

"The training technicians' knowledge of the machine was unbelievable. There was no guessing, there were no assumptions, there was only superior knowledge of that machine, and we wouldn't be where we are today without them."

-Rob Rich, Mt. Olympus Theme Park

Cutting Capacity
106″ x 51″ x 105″ (269cm x 130cm x 266cm). Wire is 105″ long. Other sizes available.
0.001″ (0.025mm)
±.002″/foot (0.0167mm/m)
Drive Motors
Four 160 ounce/inch (1.8kg/cm) AC servos, 4000 counts per revolution encoders
Drive System
X & Y axis timing belt drives, precision sealed bearings ride on hardened ground rods
Max. Cutting Speed
55″ (140cm) per minute
Max. Rapid Speed
1500″ (3,810cm) per minute
Cutting Wire
1 – 6 wires standard – .014 (.355mm)
Power Required
240v single phase 50-60hz, 20 Amp
1 year on all electrical components,
3 years on all mechanical components
Tech Support
Unlimited support at no charge

Options And Specifications

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