Product News: Materials & Material Processing
Parting Tool has replaceable die inserts.
Press Release Summary:
June 30, 2009 - Offering punch press fabricators alternative to replacing entire die in parting applications, Dura-Die parting tool features replaceable die inserts engineered with Ultima® premium tool steel for optimal wear resistance and grind life. Die base is made of shock-resistant steel, allowing it to withstand even high punching forces. Tools are available for standard parting in C, D, and E stations, and close-to-clamp is available in D and E stations.
Original Press Release
Wilson Tool Completes the Ultimate Parting Solution with New Dura-Die Parting Tool
Press release date: June 29, 2009
WHITE BEAR LAKE, MINN. (June 29, 2009) - Wilson Tool's new Dura-Die parting tool with replaceable die inserts offers punch press fabricators a quick, cost effective alternative to replacing the entire die in parting applications. When combined with Wilson Tool's popular Dura-Blade parting tool, Dura-Die increases tool life and boosts sheet metal parting productivity.
Dura-Die parting tools are manufactured to provide the ultimate in durability and performance in even the toughest parting application. The replaceable inserts are engineered with Wilson's exclusive Ultima® premium tool steel for superior wear resistance and maximum grind life. The die base is made of shock-resistant steel, allowing it to withstand even the highest punching force.
Dura-Die parting tools are available for standard parting in C, D and E stations - close-to-clamp is available in D and E stations. Positive SlugHugger2 relief options are also available.
About Wilson Tool
Since 1966, Wilson Tool International® (www.wilsontool.com) has been a leading provider of tooling solutions that enhance the performance of sheet metal fabricating machinery worldwide. Wilson Tool is the world's largest independent manufacturer of tooling systems for punch presses, press brakes and punch and die components for the stamping industry. Products are manufactured at the company's world headquarters in White Bear Lake, Minn., USA, at their European facility in Swindon, England, and their site in Shanghai, China, which serves a growing customer base in that region. Wilson Tool's network of sales engineers and international distributors operate in virtually every industrialized nation around the globe.