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Machinery & Machining Tools -> Forming Machines


Forming Machines







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All-Electric Bender handles up to 9 in. dia tubes and pipes.

All-Electric Bender handles up to 9 in. dia tubes and pipes.

Unison    Madera, CA 93638
Sep 29, 2014 Offering alternative to hydraulically powered machines in shipbuilding, powergen, and oil, gas, and chemical processing industries, all-electric machine provides instant set-up and right-first-time precision operation. All-electric bending motion, controlled by software-programmable, closed-loop servomotor axes, maximizes accuracy and repeatability from batch to batch. Loading heights are available down to ~48 in., and power transmission architecture delivers 360,000 Nm max torque.

Slab Former features flexible working width.

Slab Former features flexible working width.

Bosch Packaging Technology NA    Minneapolis, MN 55445
Sep 16, 2014 Designed to minimize or eliminate trim when processing masses for cereal, candy, protein, and fruit bars, WRF 600 Flex Roller Former enables width changes without production stoppages. System features smooth slab former with flexible working width allowing step-less and tool-free adjustments for precise cutting of bars in different sizes. As standard feature, slab thickness can be continuously adjusted between 0.196–1.181 in. WRF 600 features hygienic design and offers access from all sides.

Electric Tube Bender delivers automation and precision.

Electric Tube Bender delivers automation and precision.

BLM Group USA    Wixom, MI 48393
Mar 05, 2014 Able to bend up to 6 in. dia tubes, ELECT XL150 handles applications with little or no straight between bends or where tight radius bends are required. Features include precise control and positioning of electric axes, multi-stack tooling (up to 8 stacks), and direct gearbox drive incorporated within compact head assembly. CNC controller and 3D graphical programming software are also supplied with this machine, which combines conventional and variable radius bends in same automatic bend cycle.

Press Brake features active hydraulic crowning capabilities.

Press Brake features active hydraulic crowning capabilities.

Bystronic, Inc.    Elgin, IL 60123
Dec 16, 2013 Designed for American tool integration, CNC-synchronized Xact Press Brake can accommodate all types of punches and dies with appropriate adapters. Standard active hydraulic crowning capabilities deliver exact bend angles across entire bed length, while independently mounted precision linear scale encoders monitor ram position. Parallelism and ram movement are controlled to within ±0.0004 in. accuracy. Equipped with graphics-based DNC controller, Xact offers 2-D visualization of part processing.

High-Volume Swaging System improves assembly/installation time.

High-Volume Swaging System improves assembly/installation time.

Swagelok Company    Solon, OH 44139-3492
Nov 22, 2013 Engineered to streamline nut-ferrule installation, Swagelok® High-Volume Swaging Unit (HVSU) helps increase safety and productivity for oil and gas, alternative fuel, and general industries. HVSU lets installers preswage Swagelok nut-ferrule sets onto stainless steel tubing. Pneumatically driven, electronically controlled, semiautomatic unit uses sensors to start and stop process for consistent preswaging results. Over-swaging is prevented via stroke-limiting tooling.

Filter Cartridge increases throughput in melt filtration.

Filter Cartridge increases throughput in melt filtration.

Nordson Corp., Packaging Systems    Duluth, GA 30097
Sep 25, 2013 Suited for screen changers and melt filters, filter cartridge has stable structure that prevents pressure loss and deformation of steel filter fabric (screen medium) caused by mechanical stresses encountered during production startup. Rheological optimization of cartridge design eliminates stagnation zones and makes possible 100% utilization of open filter area. Symmetrical structure of filter cartridge facilitates secure handling and facilitates screen media replacement without cleaning.

Automatic Wire Twister handles slippery and fine wire.

Automatic Wire Twister handles slippery and fine wire.

The Eraser Co., Inc.    Syracuse, NY 13221
Sep 13, 2013 Capable of twisting 2 or more wires up to 20 ft in length, Model WT300 can achieve repeatable number of twists per inch on bundle of wire up to equivalent of two 16 AWG bare wires. Reversible motor enables benchtop unit to twist or untwist in either direction, while variable speed control can be adjusted to perform 0–26 turns per second. Supplied with one wire entry guide and set of steel clamp jaws, WT300 can grip magnet wire, very fine wire, and slippery wire.

Auto-Indexing Dimpler minimizes multiple blank feeds.

Auto-Indexing Dimpler minimizes multiple blank feeds.

Welker Engineered Products, Inc.    Troy, MI 48083
Aug 30, 2013 Suitable for aluminum or cold/hot-rolled steels, Welker Auto-Indexing Dimpler protects dies by minimizing potential for multiple blank feeds in stamping operations. Sheet metal blanks are prevented from sticking together via production of pattern of small dimples in trim edge that automatically index with action of press. Unit does not require any air, hydraulic, or electrical connections and can also improve plant safety by correcting fan-stack effect on tailor-welded blanks.

Automatic Wire Twister has rugged, benchtop form factor.

Automatic Wire Twister has rugged, benchtop form factor.

The Eraser Co., Inc.    Syracuse, NY 13221
Aug 02, 2013 Able to twist 2 or more wires up to 20 ft in length, WT200 automatic bench wire twister is made for high production. It achieves repeatable number of twists per inch on bundle of wire up to equivalent of two 16 AWG insulated wires. While reversible motor enables unit to twist or untwist in either direction, variable speed control allows adjustment for performing 0–26 turns/sec as internal clamping mechanism gently and securely holds wire.

All-Electric Tube Bending Machine is optimized for speed.

Unison    Madera, CA 93638
Jul 08, 2013 Available for tube/pipe diameters from 5/8–8.5 in., all-electric bending machine has mechanical architecture and control software that reduce tubular part fabrication times. Shape and size of all auxiliary mechanical axes are optimized to reduce their mass and inertia, and application of torque allows acceleration/deceleration at faster rates as well as higher top speeds. On some axes, mechanical dynamics are optimized by type of gearing mechanism employed.

Punch Press Tooling performs 90° bends.

Punch Press Tooling performs 90° bends.

Mate Precision Tooling    Anoka, MN 55303
Jun 25, 2013 Suited for punch presses with upforming capabilities and stroke control, VariBend™ bends sheet metal tabs at any angle up to 90° and eliminates secondary operations performed on press brake. Bending angle is adjustable in 1° increments, and this flexible, multi-purpose tool can produce form heights of ~0.300–0.700 in. Programmed as normal forming tool (regular forming or upforming tool), product operates with CNC punch press accuracy and comes in various tooling styles/station sizes.

Automatic Wire and Tubing Cutter offers 9 variable feed rates.

Automatic Wire and Tubing Cutter offers 9 variable feed rates.

The Eraser Co., Inc.    Syracuse, NY 13221
Mar 08, 2013 With 0.050–99.999 in. cut length range, Model WC302 accurately cuts wire, tubing, and sleeving to programmed length and number of pieces. Unit handles tubing up to 0.250 in. OD and wire up to 12 AWG/14 AWG (stranded/solid). Batching feature allows all variables for frequently run jobs to be pre-programmed, while kitting feature allows for multiple pieces of different lengths to be cut within batch. Up to 99 batches and 10 kits can be programmed. At cut lengths under 2 in., tolerance is ±0.01 in.

Forming Tool fastens 2 pieces of sheet metal without tapping.

Forming Tool fastens 2 pieces of sheet metal without tapping.

Mate Precision Tooling    Anoka, MN 55303
Dec 27, 2012 Designed for use when material thickness is greater than screw pitch, Hybrid Threadform Forming Tool for punch presses thins material in center of form, creating threadform helix so that material fits between pitch of screw head in one operation. Tool is based on upper and lower insert machined with profile that precisely matches thread helix of screw thread. Made from high-speed tool steel, forming tool eliminates tapping and other secondary operations, such as welding fasteners to sheet metal.

Tray Forming Machines feature smart servo technology.

Tray Forming Machines feature smart servo technology.

IPak Machinery    Richmond, BC V6V1K9
Oct 15, 2012 Continuously operating at speeds up to 35 trays/min, servo-based S Series TF200 forms triangulated corners and other specialized corner post style trays suitable for retail ready display. System can create rollover display windows simultaneously with tray forming. S Series TF-350, continuously operating at speeds up to 30 trays/min, automatically forms common footprint rollover or laminated side trays. With changeover, machine can also form MUB style trays.

Automatic Crimping Machine features max feed rate of 8 m/sec.

Automatic Crimping Machine features max feed rate of 8 m/sec.

Schleuniger, Inc.    Manchester, NH 03103
Oct 03, 2012 Accommodating up to 6 processing stations, CrimpCenter 36 S features internal Ethernet communication, touchscreen monitor, and EASY operating software. Quick-change mechanisms, wire feed assist, and integrated lighting accelerate set-up, while compatibility with ToolingShuttle system speeds change-overs of applicator and terminals. In addition to TCP/IP protocol for networking, machine offers optional EASY ProductionServer software, which allows user to monitor production data from anywhere.

Programmable 3D CNC Wire Bender minimizes forming limitations.

Programmable 3D CNC Wire Bender minimizes forming limitations.

AIM, Inc.    Addison, IL 60101
Aug 29, 2012 In addition to turret tool changer with 3 satellite mandrel benders, Synchro Bender includes 2-plane straightener, 2000 Kgr automatic payoff unit, servo quad-roller feeder, bender axes, unlimited arm (Z-Axis) rotation, and IPC running Windows® and SmartEditor®. Preloaded graphics animation allows for program/data verification before running production parts, and wire can be fed directly from coil, straightened, bent, and cut using software package that provides flexible programming.

Hairpin Bender processes up to 4,000 pieces/hr.

Hairpin Bender processes up to 4,000 pieces/hr.

Burr Oak Tool    Sturgis, MI 49091
Mar 14, 2012 Designed to handle tubes up to 3/8 in., SD-VBHB Small Diameter Vertical Bend Hairpin Bender is suited for air conditioning/refrigeration applications. Maintenance time is minimized with servo hitch feed, which eliminates belt feed used on previous designs. Machine also include intuitive operator interface with touchscreen, and independent tube clamping for variations in tube diameters that do not cause clamp marks on hairpins.

Electric Coil Form Machine handles coils up to 60 in. wide.

Electric Coil Form Machine handles coils up to 60 in. wide.

Burr Oak Tool    Sturgis, MI 49091
Jan 26, 2012 Designed for round and flat-tube coils up to 3 m long, Electric Coil Form Machine produces bends in single row coils or multiple single-row coils joined at one end. Single, vertically oriented bend arbor produces one, two, or three 90° bends, creating L-, U-, or box-shaped coils. To avoid forming wrong radius, RFID matches part data to arbor cover. Options include slip sheets, coil length measurement, inside coil pusher, bar code scanner, and coil staging table.

Mandrel Bender is capable of semiautomatic operation.

Mandrel Bender is capable of semiautomatic operation.

CML USA, Inc.    Davenport, IA 52804
Jan 19, 2012 With bending capacity for up to 3 in. round tube and multiple profiles, TM76 incorporates programmable mandrel positioning with anticipated mandrel retraction, clamping, pressure die, and boost die movements. Machine is capable of bends to CLR as small as 1.5 x dia and offers unlimited storage for bend programs, material library, and job information via USB. Suited for prototype or daily production, bender features manual and auto operating modes and interactive touchscreen.

Clam Shell Straightener offers open access to rolls.

Clam Shell Straightener offers open access to rolls.

Coe Press Equipment Corp.    Sterling Heights, MI 48310
Nov 25, 2011 Featuring design that allows top rollers to rise up and separate from bottom rollers, Clam Shell Power Straightener provides access for inspection and cleaning of rolls. Open head feature is helpful when running materials with critical finish requirements as users can ensure rolls are clean and free from debris that might mark surface. To raise head that contains top rolls, users push button that activates hydraulic cylinder.




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