Dieology LLC

8579 River Oak Circle
Greenville, MI 48838

Phone: 616-225-2170
Fax: 616-225-2158


Sales Contact
Art Hedrick - Owner

Recent Content on TheFabricator.com for Dieology LLC

March 4, 2016
Die Science: Understanding deep-drawing and stretching variables for best results
Numerous variables affect the success of a deep-drawing or stretching process. Some are major and some minor, but you’ll need to take all into...
January 7, 2016
Die Science: How to destroy a die in 7 easy steps (or, how to work every Sunday)
Art Hedrick applies humor to a not-so-funny problem.
January 6, 2016
Die Science: How to destroy a press
It’s amazing how many stampers and tool and die shops negate the importance of the press. Shops often “maintain” a press when it stops working....
November 27, 2015
Die Science: Training new tool- and diemakers
I must get two or three calls a week from companies needing tool- and diemakers, die maintenance specialists, or die repair specialists. The demand...
October 6, 2015
Die Science: The top 5 drawing die violations
Deep-drawing failures—from splitting to scoring to shock lines—often are a result of common engineering mistakes. These problems can occur...
July 1, 2015
Die Science: Drawing and stretching
When I conduct training seminars on drawing and stretching, I usually bring with me a variety of unusual parts made using those processes. Often,...
June 11, 2015
Die Science: Slug pulling—Causes and solutions
Slug pulling in a stamping die can be costly and frustrating. One pulled slug can cripple production. What Is Slug Pulling? When a pierce...
May 12, 2015
Resolución de problemas de dados de estampado paso a paso
La clave para solucionar problemas en dados de estampado es entender por qué ocurren las fallas y respaldar sus acciones correctivas con datos, no con opiniones.
April 9, 2015
¿Qué es realmente lo que hace funcionar a un taller de prensas?
El éxito de un taller de prensas es más proba- ble cuando se combina la inversión en tecnología y máquinas nuevas con un enfoque en el desarrollo y la mejora del personal.
March 6, 2015
Die Science: Step-by-step troubleshooting of stamping dies, Part I
Opinions on how to troubleshoot a stamping operation are not in short supply at any production stamping or die-building shop. I’m not trying to...


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