Presses equipped with rolling bolsters usually have two bolsters which are moved in and out of the press by means of tracks. While one bolster is in the press running one die, the second bolster is available for setup outside the press, effectively reducing the time lost due to setup to minutes (less than an hour) rather than hours.
Bystronic Xpert Press Brake
The Bystronic Xpert press brake features advanced ByVision Bending control, intuitive operator interface + unique dynamic hydraulic crowning system = the ultimate bending experience. Options: Voice Control; LAMS (exact angles from the first bend); PartID code scanning; Optical Bend Guiding. Bystronic's RF-A and XPT light-weight precision segmented tools ensure fast tool setups and maximum operator ergonomics.
The college track passes right by manufacturing - by Dan Davis
As educators push for their students toward a college-prep curriculum, students are missing out on possible vocational training opportunities and the manufacturing industry is missing out on young talent.
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