Electron beam machining (EBM) uses a focused beam of high-velocity electrons to remove material. This article provides a description of equipment used for EBM and discusses the process characteristics, applications, advantages, and disadvantages of electron beam drilling.
Ronald W. Schneider, Electron Beam Machining, Machining, Vol 16, ASM Handbook, By ASM Handbook Committee, ASM International, 1989, p 568–571, https://doi.org/10.31399/asm.hb.v16.a0002167
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