Drilling 170 Micron Diameter Holes

Period of Performance: 06/04/2002 - 05/15/2003


Phase 1 SBIR

Recipient Firm

Photon Prime, Inc.
119 South Vine Street
Plainfield, IN 46168
Principal Investigator


The process of producing tightly toleranced holes on the order of 170 microns enters into a realm of great difficulty. Though thousands of holes are produced in the automotive industry daily approximating this size, standard EDM techniques do not approach the tolerances requested of