Jeff Jeffery

CEO
IRMCO®
2117 Greenleaf St.
Evanston, IL 60202


Phone: 800-323-2933
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Stamping | Articles | STAMPING Journal

R&D Update: Evaluating lubricant using the cup drawing test

October 10, 2016 | By Cliff Hoschouer, David Diaz Infante, Frank Kenny, Jeff Jeffery, Taylan Altan, Ph.D.

Lubrication plays an important role in sheet metal forming by affecting metal flow and reducing the possibility of fracture during forming. A number of tests are used to evaluate lubricant performance, including the strip draw test, the twist compression test, and the cup drawing test.The cup...

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Bending | Articles | The Tube & Pipe Journal

Bending tube greener and cleaner

June 9, 2014 | By Jeff Jeffery

For many, ideas such as green and sustainability are synonymous with recycling, but recycling is just one small part of doing things in a greener way. Minimizing the consumption that later needs to be recycled (waste) is an important aspect, too. Among tube and pipe fabricators, one area that can yield big benefits is lubricant consumption.

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