Fundamentals of Wire Manufacturing

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Sheraton McKinney Hotel

1900 Gateway Boulevard

McKinney, TX 75070

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New to the wire and cable industry? Need to come up to speed in a hurry? Yes? Then this concentrated introductory course is for you.

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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 has two optional plant tours to Encore Wire and Wire & Plastic Machinery Corp.

Make your reservations at the Sheraton McKinney Hotel here.

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

Course materials and lunch

Value -

$195 WAI Members

$295 Nonmembers

A choice of one or both area plant tours to Encore Wire and Plastic Machinery Corp.

on day two.

Value -

$25 each - Sorry the Encore Plant Tour is now sold out.

Event Schedule:

October 10, 2018

8:00 a.m. Registration

9:00 a.m. Combined Program

12:00p.m. 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. - 12:00p.m, Encore Wire Plant Tour - SOLD OUT

1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Wire & Plastic Machinery Corp. Plant Tour

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Sheraton McKinney Hotel

1900 Gateway Boulevard

McKinney, TX 75070

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