Depending on the press brake and setups, there are a number of hydraulic clamping options that fabricators can use to work within their budgets and production requirements. From a fully modular hydraulic clamping system or by retrofitting safety tangs onto straight-tanged punch tools, streamlining production with hydraulic clamping solutions can deliver greater efficiencies in your shop and help you compete with the world.
Tooling changeover is a priority for this sheet metal job shop, which achieves quick setups, extra durability and increased uptime by using advanced tooling that makes its turret presses "operate like new."
When a die for a production part needs maintenance, finding the least-cost fix in the shortest time is critical. Here are some ways that tooling engineers can achieve time savings of over 80 percent and avoid costly die rework by using next generation root cause software to simulate the iteration process.
Chris Morse is now their senior vice president and Melissa Clubine is their sales office manager.
April orders of $168 million dropped 16 percent from the previous month.
More than 50 stamping professionals from across the country participated in an all-day educational forum in celebration of the milestone.
Take a closer look at some of the metal forming and fabrication technologies that will be exhibited November 16-18 on the show floor in Las Vegas.
Featuring a microscope and tablet with display, the newly upgraded SlugKeeper Machine from DTC Products prevents damage to the metal production strip, the stamped part, or the stamping die itself.
Take a closer look at Ultra QCT Quick Change Tooling, CleanBend Press Brake Tooling, One-Micron Fiber Laser Lenses and more from Mate Precision Tooling.