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Special slitting for specialty metals

March 13, 2003 | By Fred Barrera, Ed Basta

Many of today's consumer products, commercial and industrial processing machines, and automotive components are being exposed to continually higher temperatures and more severe corrosion.

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Camber-free slitting for successful stamping

July 25, 2002 | By Fred Barrera

For large volume parts runs, problems such as misfeeds, off-center hits and inadequate transfer webbing can cause slitting-induced strip camber. The production of camber-free slitting requires proper material selection, tooling, techniques and inspection practices.

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