The portion of the die set which combines with the ground pins to maintain the precise positioning between the punch holder and the die shoe. The die bushing is pressed into the punch holder; the ground pins are pressed into the die shoe. As the punch and die come together, the ground pins engage the corresponding die bushing.
The Fabricator Blog
Voting workers off the island - by Nick Martin Working in a job shop or any small, tightknit organization requires attributes beyond job skills. If you don’t measure up, you might find yourself voted off the island and out the door.
The only North American publication devoted to the metal tube and pipe industry industry and is a trusted source of information for professionals. Subscriptions are free to qualified tube and pipe professionals in North America.
TheFabricator.com provides metal fabrication professionals with market news, the industry's best articles, product news, and conference information from the Fabricators & Manufacturers Association, Intl.