Worthington Armstrong Venture (WAVE)

9 Old Lincoln Hwy.
Suite 200
Malvern, PA 19355

Phone: 610-722-1232
Fax: 610-722-1246


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Article
April 10, 2007
Roll form tooling design for air bending
Several techniques are used commonly to reduce profile distortion when air bending with a roll former. These include small-radius forming, false bending, vertical side rolls, and angle side rolls.
Article
December 13, 2005
End distortion on roll formed parts
Roll-formed parts are subject to end distortion when the parts are cut at the end of the roll-forming line. Understanding the forces that contribute to end distortion is the first step to balancing the forces and eliminating end distortion.
Article
March 8, 2005
A good start makes a difference
Understanding the relationship between the elevation of the entrance guide and the shape of the roll formed strip is crucial to satisfactory roll forming. The entance guide elevation, if improperly set, can cause the strip to bow and twist as it leaves the first forming pass. Setting the elevation properly can help to eliminate additional stress and strain at the strip edges that cause bow and twist.

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