Metal Forming & Fabricating
Material forming through stamping, notching, punching, bending, shearing, drawing and more using machinery such as mechanical presses, hydraulic presses, punch presses, turret punch presses, press brakes, shears, hydroforming machines, cold forming machines, hot forming machines and other equipment assisted by Computer Aided Design (CAD), Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM), Computer Numerical Control (CNC), automation and robotics.
Linear AMS has added copper to the growing list of chemistries available to their users.
The ec1 column-mounted dot peen marking system from IC Marking has software that allows the user to easily and quickly create marking programs directly from the controller using new navigation icons that facilitate switching between different menus.
CrossTrack 4 composite manufacturing software from JETCAM includes Material Tracking Lite, which can trace rolls and kits of plies from arrival, across the cutting room, through to departure.