Heinz Becker

President
Press Technology Corp.
Canada



Stamping | Articles

Building a better beast

March 1, 2004 | By Heinz Becker

Demands on stampers are similar to those on every component manufacturer these days: Make it right and progressively cheaper year after year. Older press technology may not be able to provide the speed, throughput, die life, and uptime required to reduce production costs. As a result of research...

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Link drive presses

Stamping | Articles

Contract stamper increases die life and draw die productivity

November 15, 2001 | By Heinz Becker

Jancox Stampings has remained competitive by investing in link drive mechanical presses from PTC, offering value-added assembly services, and encouraging employee initiatives. The article discusses how the presses work and how reduced speed reduces springback (which allows the company to meet the...

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