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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Tabletop grinders help keep turret press tooling sharp

March 15, 2012

Foremost Machinery Corp. offers Hunton vertical tabletop grinders for workplace sharpening of turret press tooling. According to the company, the grinders produce the same results as an automatic grinder. The handwheel is graduated in 0.001-in. increments. The grinders use a magnetic chuck for die...

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Tray-style sheet hydroforming presses made in U.S. - TheFabricator.com

Tray-style sheet hydroforming presses made in U.S.

March 5, 2012

Triform has announced that two of its tray-style sheet hydroforming presses are the first of their kind manufactured in the U.S. in more than 30 years. The fluid cell presses use high-pressure hydraulic fluid in a flexible rubber bladder to form sheet metal using a single tool. The presses...

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Stamping die design software add-on released

February 7, 2012

Logopress Corp. and its North American distributor, Accurate Die Design Inc., have released a Progressive Blank Companion add-on to the SolidWorks®-based Logopress3 software. The add-on allows metal stamping die designers to model the 3-D, complex-shaped, intermediate stages of a progressively...

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Custom bulldozer presses allow operator to stand close to bed - TheFabricator.com

Custom bulldozer presses allow operator to stand close to bed

January 26, 2012

Beckwood Press Co. offers custom bulldozer hydraulic presses that allow the operator to stand close to the bed. The horizontal-acting machines are designed for any size, stroke, or configuration. Each press is equipped with bolster supports and elongated ram slide bushings for stability and can...

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Automatic slitting system supports up to 10 cuts at 0.250 in. - TheFabricator.com

Automatic slitting system supports up to 10 cuts at 0.250 in.

January 26, 2012

Red Bud Industries has introduced a fully automated, CNC programmable slitting head. The Auto Slitter can be used with the company's multiblanking and slitting lines. The operator enters the part or strip width and material specifications into the computer, and the slitting head sets itself up...

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10-post hydraulic press has five zones of force control - TheFabricator.com

10-post hydraulic press has five zones of force control

December 14, 2011

Beckwood Press Co. has delivered a 10-post, hydraulic, heated-platen press with five zones of force control, each consisting of two hydraulic cylinders. The press is used in the compression molding of honeycomb panels for application in various industries. The 10-post design reduced the...

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Clamshell straightener facilitates roller inspection, cleaning - TheFabricator.com

Clamshell straightener facilitates roller inspection, cleaning

December 6, 2011

Coe Press Equipment has announced the availability of its new clamshell straightener with a design that allows the top rollers to rise up and separate from the bottom rollers to provide access for inspection and cleaning of the rolls. With this open-head feature, users can ensure the rolls are...

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Fin press designed for HVAC, refrigeration applications in heat transfer industry - TheFabricator.com

Fin press designed for HVAC, refrigeration applications in heat transfer industry

October 31, 2011

Burr Oak Tool Inc. has introduced the new OAK FP-1400 fin press and line for HVAC and refrigeration applications in the heat transfer industry. The press features a 160-ton rating for increased manufacturing capacity, and its solid modeling and added weight contribute to press rigidity for...

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Modular forming system delivers high force in limited space - TheFabricator.com

Modular forming system delivers high force in limited space

October 17, 2011

Hyson Products, a business of Barnes Group Inc., has released its modular Di-Dro Advanced forming system. This hydraulic pressure system enables metal formers to use high force in areas where space is limited. Applicable in both upper and lower operations, its low-contact and delayed-return...

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Press rebuild program offered - TheFabricator.com

Press rebuild program offered

September 8, 2011

AIRAM® Press Co. Ltd. offers a press rebuild program to upgrade or refurbish pneumatic stamping press equipment. The program is available to customers worldwide and includes the company's line of air presses from 3 to 210 tons. By partnering with a customs broker for clearance through...

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Straight-side press accommodates capacities from 315 to 1.250 tons - TheFabricator.com

Straight-side press accommodates capacities from 315 to 1,250 tons

August 29, 2011

AIDA-America Corp. has introduced the MCX series of straight-side stamping presses. The modular presses provide stampers with a variety of press configurations and specifications. Options include single or double gear; 0.25- or 0.5-in. rating points; five drive options, including mechanical or...

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Tray-style sheet hydroforming presses designed for aircraft parts production

August 15, 2011

Pryer Technology Group has added two new models to its Triform line of sheet hydroforming presses. The new machines, specifically developed for aircraft parts production, are the first tray-style hydroforming presses manufactured in the U.S. in more than 30 years, according to the company. The...

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Die-roll reduction technology introduced - TheFabricator.com

Die-roll reduction technology introduced

July 11, 2011

EBway Corp. has designed a compound stamping die to reduce the amount of die roll on pierced holes. Die roll is the slightly curved contour on the edge of one side of a blanked part, created by the amount of pull-down on the part material before the actual cutting of the material starts....

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Hydraulic precision leveler handles parts up to 2.36 in. thick, 9.84 ft. wide

April 12, 2011

Arku offers the FlatMaster® 180 hydraulic precision leveler, which handles parts up to 2.36 in. thick and 9.84 ft. wide. Leveling rollers are installed in a cassette that can be extended automatically. Leveling forces are constantly monitored. If the internal force gets too high, the leveler...

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Feeder handles 0.050- to 0.125-in.-thick steel sheets from 20 to 44 in. wide, 60 to 70 in. long - TheFabricator.com

Feeder handles 0.050- to 0.125-in.-thick steel sheets from 20 to 44 in. wide, 60 to 70 in. long

April 5, 2011

The Union Tool Corp. has introduced the new Union Sheet Feeder, designed to destack, align, and feed steel sheets from 20 to 44 in. wide and 60 to 76 in. long with thicknesses of 0.050 to 0.125 in. The unit can feed up to five parts per minute and features a PLC with operator touchscreen...

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