A forming operation in which a cuplike form is produced from a sheet metal disc by holding the sheet metal firmly between blank holding surfaces to prevent formation of wrinkles, excessive thinning, or fracturing while the punch travel produces the required shape.
Compared to conventional laser processing machines, the OPTIPLEX Fiber significantly increases the productivity of thin worksheet cutting with impressive accuracy and cuts up to 0.875” in CRS. The laser is designed to process reflective materials with greater thicknesses and at greater speeds than its CO2 counterpart.
Fabricating next-generation workers - by Dan Davis Many fabricators are sitting on the sidelines when it comes to training their current stable of employees and creating a new generation of workers. In the end, that's bad for business.
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