Latest Metal forming Stories

2013-06-18 23:21:13

A new hydraulic cylindrical grinder is on its way to Roll-Kraft. Mentor, OH. (PRWEB) June 18, 2013 Roll-Kraft has again expanded its production equipment list to include a new hydraulic cylindrical grinder. The machine will be installed at the corporate headquarters in Mentor, OH. within the coming weeks. It will be used to perform several grinding functions leading to the final much-sought-after smooth finish to roll tooling manufactured by Roll-Kraft, and supplied to the tube & pipe...

2013-06-13 23:25:00

Regardless if your company manufactures metal stampings, sheet metal fabrications, or really any type of manufactured goods, keeping ahead with technology will always be the key to leveling the playing field when fighting against low labor rates. Chirch Global® Manufacturing, LLC has invested in automation to do just that. McHenry, IL (PRWEB) June 13, 2013 Chirch Global Manufacturing, LLC (http://www.ChirchMfg.com) makes metal stampings and sheet metal fabrications in Illinois, and like...

2013-05-30 23:28:38

Seminar was Well-attended by U.S. and Canadian Tube and Pipe Companies (PRWEB) May 30, 2013 Roll-Kraft recently conducted a regional tube and pipe training seminar in Ontario, Canada. The program had outstanding attendance from over a dozen tube and pipe mill companies throughout Canada and from the United States. The itinerary included new tube and pipe training techniques for 2013 which covered key areas of:      Mill Integrity and Alignment Roll Design...

2013-05-14 23:30:12

Roll-Kraft receives safety award from Ohio Bureau of Worker´s Compensation. Mentor, OH. (PRWEB) May 14, 2013 Roll-Kraft recently accepted a special safety award from the Lake County Safety Council in conjunction with the Ohio Bureau of Worker´s Compensation. The company was honored for its 581,584 hours of production time without a work-related, lost-time injury. The event was held at the Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites LaMalfa in Mentor, OH., and the award was received by...

2013-05-01 23:00:41

NMR Technology (No Molds Required) is a technology Envision Plastics and Design uses to manufacture custom plastic electronic enclosures with no tooling or molds. Since it´s a unique plastic fabrication process, some forethought goes into the design criteria to make an economical plastic enclosure. St. Paul, MN (PRWEB) May 01, 2013 Despite the ever-growing popularity of NMR Technology, many (or even most) engineers have not heard of NMR yet. Since that is the case, sales engineers at...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'