Press Brakes, Panel Benders

A Warm Welcome for New Equipment

How to prepare your shop for a smooth installation that gets your new machinery up and running efficiently and as quickly as possible so it can begin generating money for your company.
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Press Brakes, Panel Benders: Articles

Closing the Loop: Strategies for Bending Closed Forms

With a bit of creativity and thought to overcome limitations, it is often possible to form closed profiles and other difficult parts with a standard press brake. Here are some tips on how to do it.

A Little TLC Means a Lot to Press Brake Tooling

Press brake tools are the only parts of the machine that ever touch the finished parts being formed. The best precision CNC press brake cannot produce good products with poor tooling, and bad tooling makes all the good hardware in the process – including the machine operator – useless. 

The Next Push in High Speed Bending

Take a look at how press brake automation continues to optimize the bending process and integrate with other downstream operations from a high speed laser cutting system to transform the “push” demands of the fabricating process into a competitive advantage for your shop.

Panel Benders vs. Press Brakes

Bending vs. Folding: Does your shop have the right machine for the job?

Four Things You Must Know About Forming Sheet Metal

Are you still trying to manage frame deformation on a press brake that doesn’t use real-time monitoring and adjustment capabilities? If so, here are four characteristics of sheet metal that you and your press brake must know.

 

Press Brakes, Panel Benders: Industry News

General Stamping & Metalworks Names New VP

Jeff Zelley is their new vice president of manufacturing.

LVD Opens New Experience Center

This ultra-modern, flexible Industry 4.0-connected facility helps visitors advance their sheet metalworking by illustrating what’s possible inside an integrated Smart Factory.

LVD Strippit Opens New Subsidiary in Mexico

This sales and support office will strengthen their operations in Mexico with a more active presence in this growing market.

 

Press Brakes, Panel Benders: Products

Innovative Metalforming Machines for Fabricators, Welders, Tool and Die Shops

These ten new JET metalforming machines from JPW are ideal for HVAC installers, fabricators, welders, tool and die shops, plant and building maintenance, schools, mechanical contractors, racing teams, automotive repair shops, military bases, aircraft and shipyard repair facilities, home shops and more.

The Next Generation of Adaptive Bending

Synchro-Form adaptive bending technology from LVD Strippit automatically maintains angular consistency and geometric profile when handling, positioning and bending large parts with multiple bends.

Unparalleled Productivity in Sheet Metal Bending

TRUMPF features the TruBend Series 5000 that comes equipped with a new On-Demand Servo Drive with 4-cylinder drive technology.