Stamping

Whether you're using a high-speed stamping press to make simple parts at breakneck speeds or doing something really tricky, like deep drawing a material that puts up a lot of resistance, the information in this technology area is sure to help. The articles, case studies, and press releases cover stamping presses, lubricants, and materials.

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Die springs put on the pressure - TheFabricator.com

Die springs put on the pressure

January 10, 2013

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Without something to manage and absorb pressure, a die set would cease to function properly. This is why die spring selection--which considers spring size, travel, number, and placement within the tool--is so critical.

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Updike Supply acquires H.D. Geisler

January 9, 2013

Updike Supply Co., Dayton, Ohio, has acquired H.D. Geisler Co., a distributor of metal stamping products and tooling components, also of Dayton. Geisler serves customers throughout western and central Ohio, eastern Indiana, and northern Kentucky. "We have thoroughly enjoyed growing the company...

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Not your father’s fineblanking - TheFabricator.com

Not your father’s fineblanking

January 8, 2013

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Fineblankng now can produce not only flat parts, but also those with 3-D features, often to size and position tolerances of less than +/- 0.025 mm. It also offers extremely high part-to-part repeatability; the first part and the millionth part are identical. A confluence of technologies has made such parts a reality.

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Taiwan’s river of commerce - TheFabricator.com

Taiwan’s river of commerce

January 7, 2013

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Taiwanese metal manufacturers have grown from small, family involved entrepreneurial shops to world-class suppliers of parts and technology.

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Tools form parts with short, tapered flanges - TheFabricator.com

Tools form parts with short, tapered flanges

December 20, 2012

FAB Supply Inc. has made design changes to its Rolla-V tooling line. The tools can be used to form a greater variety of material thicknesses, and components have been redesigned to deliver increased angular accuracy and angular repeatability. The forming action of the dies allows fabricators to...

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Electrolux installs Industrial Innovations lube, reclamation system in pressroom

December 18, 2012

Industrial Innovations, Wyoming, Mich., has announced that Electrolux has implemented lubrication management systems on its stamping presses at its new North American Cooking Products manufacturing center in Memphis. The system comprises a Double Pro-Mix 5 lubricating system — which mixes two...

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Wilson Tool appoints new executives - TheFabricator.com

Wilson Tool appoints new executives

December 18, 2012

Wilson Tool International, White Bear Lake, Minn., a provider of tooling systems for punch presses and press brakes and punch and die components for the stamping industry, has announced the appointments of Chris Lawless as president and Paul Johnson as president of new business development,...

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Arku starts construction on new production facility - TheFabricator.com

Arku starts construction on new production facility

December 18, 2012

Arku has begun construction on a new, $5 million production facility at its headquarters in Baden-Baden, Germany. The manufacturing area is expanding more than 16,000 sq. ft., allowing the company to build larger machines. In addition, the apprenticeship workshop for new employees will be...

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Larson Tool and Stamping expands facility for new deep-draw press line

December 18, 2012

Larson Tool and Stamping Co., a manufacturer of precision metal stamping and deep-draw stamping, has added 2,500 sq. ft. of space to its Attleboro, Mass., manufacturing facility to accommodate the addition of a new deep-draw hydraulic press line. The 300-ton-capacity press line is fully automated...

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Mechanical stamping presses introduced - TheFabricator.com

Mechanical stamping presses introduced

December 18, 2012

Nidec Minster Corp. has announced the introduction of the MMC Press line of mechanical stamping presses to markets in North and South America. The machines are manufactured by Ningbo CFG Machinery Co. in Ningbo, China. The line includes single- and two-point gap and unitized-frame straight-side...

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Herr-Voss Stamco receives slitting line order

December 12, 2012

Herr-Voss Stamco, Callery, Pa., recently received an order for a new slitting line featuring a Strand Extensioner®. According to the manufacturer, the technology provides evenly rewound coils while keeping the slit material level and reducing burrs. The line processes material with thicknesses...

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"One-click" multiconnection manifold helps simplify die change

December 12, 2012

Industrial Innovations offers the Quick Spray Release multiconnection manifold, which enables "one-click" disconnect and connect of multiple hoses to assist with quick die change. Simplifying lube line hookup, the manifold helps ensure lubricant spray is applied where intended every time. Each...

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Red Bud Industries introduces new website

December 5, 2012

Red Bud Industries has launched a new company website at www.redbudindustries.com. A section on the site is dedicated to the Spanish and Latin American markets, with the information translated in the Spanish language. Videos of equipment in operation and apps also have been added....

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Herr-Voss Stamco opens mill services facility in Indiana

November 28, 2012

Herr-Voss Stamco, Callery, Pa., has opened the RCI Midwest Division in New Ross, Ind. The facility is a maintenance shop that offers machining, chrome plating, repair services, and total equipment rebuilds. It is a sister company to Herr-Voss Stamco RCI, located in Chesterton, Ind. Built primarily...

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Future Products adds two CMMs

November 28, 2012

Future Products, a manufacturer of precision die tooling and machined components, has added new Zeiss Contura G2 AKTIV CMMs to its equipment at the headquarters in Clawson, Mich., and the Metal Punch facility in Cadillac, Mich. The CMMs measure a variety of metal components with 0.0008-in....

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