• Oana Dodun “Gheorghe Asachi” Technical University of Iaşi
  • Margareta Coteata “Gheorghe Asachi” Technical University of Iaşi
  • Gheorghe Bosoanca “Gheorghe Asachi” Technical University of Iaşi
  • Laurentiu Slatineanu “Gheorghe Asachi” Technical University of Iaşi
  • Adelina Hrituc “Gheorghe Asachi” Technical University of Iaşi
  • Irina Besliu-Bancescu "Ștefan cel Mare” University of Suceava
Keywords: wire electrical discharge machining, pulse of time, pulse off time, peak current intensity, cutting speed, surface roughness, grey relational analysis


The wire electrical discharge machining is a nonconventional machining method applied to machine ruled surfaces in plate type workpieces made of electroconductive materials. There are various methods to establish the optimal values for the process input factors in the case of the wire electrical discharge machining. One of these methods is the gray relational analysis that takes into consideration distinct weightings for some of the process output parameters. The method was applied considering the pulse on time, pulse off time and average current intensity as process input factors. The process output parameters were the surface roughness and the machining speed of penetration in the plate type workpiece. In this way, distinct combinations of the process input factors values were established for different weightings of the output parameters.


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How to Cite
Dodun, O., Coteata, M., Bosoanca, G., Slatineanu, L., Hrituc, A., & Besliu-Bancescu, I. (2019). ESTABLISHING CONDITIONS FOR WIRE ELECTRICAL DISCHARGE CUTTING USING GREY RELATIONAL ANALYSIS. Nonconventional Technologies Review, 23(3). Retrieved from

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