Isotech partners with AMALCO to offer hydroforming, deep drawing

April 15, 2010

Isotech Inc., Hatfield, Pa., a supplier of precision linear-motion products, has announced a partnership with AMALCO of Mountainside, N.J., to provide clients with hydroforming and deep-drawing manufacturing processes.

AMALCO operates from a 60,000-sq.-ft. manufacturing facility and can meet Mil specs and standards required for government, aerospace, and military products, including Mil-I-45208. Isotech will use the Mountainside facility to carry out manufacturing processes, tool and die design, engineering, and prototyping services.

Isotech will focus on providing custom and standard metal enclosures, deep-drawn cans, containers, and aluminum transit cases using AMALCO's deep-drawing or hydroforming technologies. Secondary, value-added process operations include CNC machining, heat treating, heliarc welding, painting, light assembly, spinning, spot welding, dip brazing of aluminum, and anodizing.

Deep drawing and hydroforming are available for most metals, including aluminum, stainless steel, HASTELLOY® alloy, INCONEL® alloy, brass, copper, steel, and specialty metals. Metal components up to 24 in. in diameter are available with a press capacity of 150 tons.