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Fundamentals of Wire Manufacturing

Category
WAI Event
Date
October 10, 2018 08:00 AM - October 11, 2018 03:30 PM
Venue
Sheraton McKinney Hotel - 1900 Gateway Blvd, McKinney
TX 75069, United States
Telephone
12034532777
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Join WAI for a wire industry introduction.

New to the industry? Need to come up to speed in a hurry? Or are you unclear about the many wire processing terms you've heard?

Yes? Then this concentrated introductory course is for you. It provides a solid grounding in the essentials of wire and cable manufacturing presented by experts in the field. It's WAI's most popular training program and refresher course for new hires, sales teams, and operations personnel. 

The program during this regional edition includes a plant visit to Encore Wire.

Course Topics:

  • Mechanics of wiredrawing
  • Drawing dies
  • Wiredrawing lubricants
  • Wire breaks & surface damage
  • Stranding cable
  • Cleaning & coating of rod & wire
  • Extrusion
  • Basics of electrical testing
  • Ferrous heat treatment
  • Used machinery
  • Manufacturing problem solving
  • Testing & properties 

Featuring: 

  • 10 instructors
  • Ferrous, nonferrous/electrical & general tracks
  • Encore Wire and Wire & Plastic Machinery Corp. plant tour on day two
  • Wire breaks & surface damage
  • Value -
    • $195 WAI Members
    • $295 Nonmembers

Event Schedule:

October 10, 2018
8:00 a.m.    Registration
9:00 a.m.     Combined Program
Noon           Luncheon
1:00 p.m.     Ferrous Program – Throckmorton B
1:00 p.m.     Nonferrous Program – Throckmorton C
5:00 p.m.     Adjourn

October 11, 2018
10:00 a.m.  - Noon   Encore Wire Plant Tour
1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Wire & Plastic Machinery Corp. Plant Tour

 
 

All Dates

  • From October 10, 2018 08:00 AM to October 11, 2018 03:30 PM

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Contact us

The Wire Association Int.

71 Bradley Road, Suite 9

Madison, CT 06433-2662

P: (203) 453-2777