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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Bennett Tool & Die buys A & E Custom Mfg.

September 9, 2015

Bennett Tool & Die Co., Nashville, has purchased A&E Custom Mfg., a provider of tool and die, stamping, welding, and fabricating services. A&E continues to operate at its current location in Kansas City, Kan. Bennett Tool & Die provides contract tooling and metal...

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Bystronic Super-Fast, Ergonomic Press Brake Delivers Highest Process Efficiency

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Fastest press brake of its size on the market! The Xpert 40 keeps pace with today’s high-speed Fiber lasers. Ultra high-performance ram, back gauge and safety system ensures highly efficient production of complex shapes. First to combine entire setup and production in one station, greatly reducing non-productive bending time.

Metal stamper takes to the lake

September 8, 2015


Kenmode Precision Metal Stamping, Algonquin, Ill., displays strong design and manufacturing skills in the creation of a cardboard catamaran for the 31st America’s Cardboard Cup Regatta at Crystal Lake, Ill., earlier this summer.

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Hot-stamping line produces up to 4 million parts per year

September 1, 2015

Schuler has introduced PCHflex technology, a further development of the pressure-controlled hardening process. In the press-hardening method, parts are heated to 1,700 degrees F and then simultaneously cooled and hardened in the subsequent forming process to give them high rigidity. PCHflex...

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Böhler-Uddeholm hires sales representative

August 26, 2015

Böhler-Uddeholm, Elgin, Ill., a manufacturer of tooling for metal forming and stamping dies, has named Ayse Hoops as sales representative based in Dallas, responsible for Texas, Oklahoma, and Louisiana. Hoops has several years of experience in industrial sales and extensive knowledge of heat...

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Nidec Minster Corp. adds Arisa S.A.

August 26, 2015

Nidec Minster Corp., Minster, Ohio, has announced that Arisa S.A. of Logrono, Spain, now is a Nidec Group Company. The Minster Group will manage and integrate the skills, synergies, and assets of Arisa S.A. into a broader global product offering. Arisa manufactures mechanical and servo presses,...

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Pneumatic counterbalance integrates with existing press controls

August 26, 2015

ROSS CONTROLS® has introduced a 1.25-in. automatic pneumatic counterbalance for large mechanical stamping presses. The system can be integrated with existing press controls to set and maintain the correct pressure for each die set. It meets ANSI B11.1 requirements and is available in a variety of...

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Coe Press Equipment hires technical sales manager

August 25, 2015

Coe Press Equipment, a manufacturer of coil handling and servo roll feed equipment in Sterling Heights, Mich., has appointed Robert Murphy to technical sales manager. Before joining the company, Murphy was a senior account manager for the Factory Automation Division of Misumi USA. He has...

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Airam ships turnkey press systems for renewable energy application

August 21, 2015

Airam Press Co. Ltd., Covington, Ohio, has shipped two 35-ton pneumatic presses to a manufacturer for the renewable energy market. The custom-engineered, turnkey systems include controls and custom tooling for forming unique profiles. According to the company, its presses offer an uptime rating...

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AP&T to host seminars on forming methods for automotive industry

August 20, 2015

AP&T will present Future Forming seminars at its American Tooling Center in Detroit on Sept. 16-17, 2015. The seminars will cover advanced forming methods and materials for the automotive industry and will explain how the global automotive industry’s need for lighter, stronger parts can be met in...

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Dallas Industries appoints regional sales manager

August 20, 2015

Dallas Industries, a manufacturer of coil handling, press feeding equipment, and controls for the stamping industry, has appointed John Heuring as regional sales manager. He has 20 years of experience in the machine tool industry, with expertise in press feeding and coil handling equipment. He...

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Vollrath acquires Miguel Pujadas

August 18, 2015

The Vollrath® Co., a metal stamping and fabrication firm in Sheboygan, Wis., has acquired Miguel Pujadas® S.A., located in Santa Coloma, Spain, a manufacturer and importer of cookware, steam table pans, buffet and tabletop serving equipment, warewashing racks, and small equipment. The...

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SMS group builds fifth-generation Sutton extrusion press in U.S.

August 14, 2015

SMS group, Düsseldorf, Germany, now is building the fifth generation of the Sutton extrusion press in the U.S. During a ceremony to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Sutton brand, SMS presented the new Sutton MK-V in Cranberry Township, Pa. The extrusion press has been developed over the last...

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Hyson to host Metal Forming Symposium Sept. 22

August 12, 2015

Hyson Metal Forming Solutions will host a Metal Forming Symposium on Sept. 22 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at its headquarters in Brecksville, Ohio. The event will feature presentations, discussions, and hands-on demonstrations pertaining to the technology, trends, and formability of AHSS. It...

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Superior Die Set makes personnel changes

August 11, 2015

Superior Die Set, a manufacturer of die sets, mold bases, pins and bushings, three-platen presses, cut-and-ground machined plate, fabrications, and forging products based in Oak Creek, Wis., has announced two staffing changes. Outside Sales Engineer Derrick Gilane represents the company in...

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