Stamping Products

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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Vacuum lifter-tilter loads strip metal coil onto mandrel - TheFabricator.com

Vacuum lifter-tilter loads strip metal coil onto mandrel

January 15, 2013

Anver Corp. has introduced the AT series vacuum lifter-tilter. The compact unit lets an operator pick up a thin-strip metal coil from the top surface, keeping the center hole unobstructed, and then manipulate and load it onto a mandrel. Featuring fully adjustable and lockable power tilting...

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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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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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"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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Cut-to-length system handles stock widths to 36 in.

November 8, 2012

The Feed Lease Corp. has released its new RWC full line cut-to-length system for the metal stamping industry. The system comprises a cabinet-mounted servo feed with a hydraulic production shear. It handles stock widths to 36 in. with maximum stock thickness of 0.090-in. mild steel. The controller...

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Fluids impart corrosion resistance in metalworking applications

November 8, 2012

Houghton Intl. offers Drawsol™ 850 X4 straight oil lubricant for heavy-duty drawing and stamping and Rust Veto® AS corrosion inhibitor. The lubricant is formulated primarily for drawing, stamping, forming, and extruding. Suitable for difficult steel and stainless steel operations, it is a...

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Hydraulic press designed for forming, trimming, coining - TheFabricator.com

Hydraulic press designed for forming, trimming, coining

October 18, 2012

Greenerd Press & Machine Co. Inc. has built a new, small-footprint, 150-ton, gib-guided hydraulic press for a U.S. tool manufacturing application. The robot-fed press offers short lead times for forming, trimming, and coining a heated part in a three-station tool, the company reports. The...

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Hydraulic precision leveler handles material to 2.375 in. thick - TheFabricator.com

Hydraulic precision leveler handles material to 2.375 in. thick

October 17, 2012

The Arku FlatMaster® hydraulic precision leveler handles material from 0.020 to 2.375 in. thick. It features gap control, overload protection, and a quick-change system for its leveling rollers. The leveler is suitable for use in job shops for perforated material; laser, plasma, and flame...

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Destacker tooling design feeds aluminum, steel blanks - TheFabricator.com

Destacker tooling design feeds aluminum, steel blanks

October 10, 2012

Bilsing Automation offers a flexible destacking system that can separate and feed both steel and aluminum blanks in various sizes and configurations. The system comprises 2.5-in.-dia. aluminum round-body tooling and other components manufactured by the company. During a cycle, the automation...

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Compound tooling produces stampings in single stroke - TheFabricator.com

Compound tooling produces stampings in single stroke

September 6, 2012

Dayton Progress will feature DAYSet™ high-precision compound tooling, a complete tooling system for the production of stamped products in a single-step operation, at FABTECH 2012. The system allows 15-min. tool changeover, making it suitable for short and medium runs, prototyping, and...

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Hydraulic precision leveler handles material up to 2.375 in. thick - TheFabricator.com

Hydraulic precision leveler handles material up to 2.375 in. thick

August 30, 2012

The Arku FlatMaster® hydraulic precision leveler handles material from 0.020 to 2.375 in. thick. It features gap control, overload protection, and a quick-change system for its leveling rollers. The leveler is suitable for use in job shops for perforated material; laser, plasma, and flame...

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Die sets, tooling components to be exhibited - TheFabricator.com

Die sets, tooling components to be exhibited

August 23, 2012

Anchor Danly will showcase die sets and tooling components manufactured for the metalworking and plastics injection mold industries at FABTECH 2012. New to the display is the Cage Stopper end cap, for use when the cage travel required is greater than that provided by traditional ball-bearing...

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Zigzag press feeding system allows part nesting - TheFabricator.com

Zigzag press feeding system allows part nesting

August 14, 2012

Cooper-Weymouth, Peterson (CWP) has produced a new 18- by 0.030-in. by 15,000-lb. zigzag press feeding system featuring a stock reel, straightener, threading tables, and zigzag servo feed for an appliance manufacturer. The system allows parts to be nested together for a 22 percent scrap savings...

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e-book establishes best practices for metal stamping of medical devices

July 31, 2012

Kenmode Precision Metal Stamping has published a guide for medical device manufacturers to help them evaluate quality and identify best practices in metal stamping suppliers. The e-book, Ten Quality Indicators for Selecting Metal Stamping Suppliers, is based on findings published in the U.S. Food...

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Same-day shipping offered for stock tooling - TheFabricator.com

Same-day shipping offered for stock tooling

July 24, 2012

American Punch Co. can ship its stock oblong and square tooling the same day if ordered by 12:00 p.m. EST, regardless of keyways specified by the customers. The company has added 65 sizes of oblong tooling and 60 sizes of square punches to its inventory of stock...

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