Latest Metal forming Stories

2013-11-09 23:02:32

New equipment greatly enhances the clarity of roll identification marking on all roll tooling. Mentor, OH (PRWEB) November 09, 2013 As a part of its latest round of new equipment investment, Roll-Kraft has added the Vestige 50 Watt Custom Mobile Laser Marking System which is manufactured by Monode Marking Products, Inc. The new laser marking system is a full 50-Watt system capable of marking 12” tall x 15” diameter roll tooling with a .010 to .030 marking depth. “The addition of...

2013-09-30 23:40:39

More than 110 individuals attended this year’s events. (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 Roll-Kraft’s annual regional training seminars held in August 2013 were attended by more than 110 individuals from 42 companies from the tube and pipe and roll form industry. The two-day event (one day for tube and pipe and one day for roll forming) was hosted at the LaMalfa Centre in Mentor, OH, and included tours of Roll-Kraft’s plant and corporate headquarters prior to the sessions. The 2013...

2013-09-11 23:24:36

Horizon Die Company, Inc., a leading supplier of precision metal stampings, progressive dies and automation systems is pleased to announce its expansion and the addition of 21,000 sq. ft. of manufacturing space to its East Dundee facility. East Dundee, Illinois (PRWEB) September 11, 2013 Horizon Die Company, Inc., a leading supplier of precision metal stampings, progressive dies and automation systems is expanding their East Dundee manufacturing facility. The additional 21,000 sq. ft. of...

2013-08-28 23:26:04

Rentapen Inc. creates cost-efficient steel shims for use after manufacturers sharpen their dies Milwaukee, WI (PRWEB) August 28, 2013 Rentapen Inc. began laser cutting steel shims for the weld tooling industry in 2004. In 2013, Rentapen has seen a rise in the sales of shims used by the die-stamping industry. A stamping die is a tool used in manufacturing to cut or shape material using a press. Like a mold, stamping dies are usually custom built for the specific product they are used to...

2013-08-27 23:30:18

Video on causes and solutions to material overfeed has been added to Roll-Kraft YouTube Channel. Mentor, OH (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 A new Roll-Kraft technical video for the tube & pipe and roll forming industries is now available on Roll-Kraft’s YouTube channel addressing the issue of material overfeed. This video presentation is conducted by Roll-Kraft’s Dave Rostocil (Dr. Dave), Director of Product Applications. Rostocil has more than 40 years of roll forming experience....

2013-08-21 23:25:04

ODM Tool and Manufacturing Co., who manufactures automotive metal stampings and heavy gauge stampings, to be seen on Manufacturing Marvels® on the Fox Business Network®. McCook, IL (PRWEB) August 21, 2013 ODM Tool and Manufacturing Co., which manufactures a full line of automotive & non-automotive metal components, is excited to announce it will be featured in an upcoming production of Manufacturing Marvels®, airing on The Fox Business Network® at approximately...

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