Pat Campbell


Wilson Tool International® Inc.
12912 Farnham Ave.
White Bear Lake, MN 55110
Press brake

Bending | Articles

Setting the stage for press brake productivity

June 17, 2008 | By Pat Campbell, Shawn Shultz

Tooling manufacturers have introduced tooling designed to overcome the longstanding problems associated with staged bending.

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Bending | Articles

Leaning on press brake tooling

September 12, 2006 | By Pat Campbell

Press brake tooling can play a significant role in minimizing setup, reducing WIP, increasing throughput, and minimizing waste—the goals of lean manufacturing. Some new developments are staged bending, push-button loading, sectionalized tooling, and precision-ground tools.

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