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March 10, 2009
The next generation of VOC-free vanishing lubricants
Disappearing compound , vanishing oil , evaporative , and solvent are among the many names for basically the same product. Manufacturers use these lubricants for numerous metal forming operations, such as drawing, forming, punching, and... Read more...
December 4, 2008
Fact or Friction?
The tube and pipe bending process is full of variables and options, all of which you must understand and manage successfully to make the end product.
Any of these variables can make a significant contribution to the success or failure of... Read more...
September 11, 2007
Better lubricant control leads to better mandrel bends
Although mandrel bending is the method most likely to produce a high-quality bend, it is by no means an exact science. Material, size, bend dimensions, and machine variables make it necessary to consider each application individually—and... Read more...
September 25, 2003
How important is roll forming lubrication compatibility?
Plant Environment Let's begin with the plant environment. Environmental guidelines mandate safe handling and disposal of lubricants. You must determine if the various lubricants you are using are hazardous, requiring special controls... Read more...
November 7, 2002
Lubes and the new materials: It's a different game
The draw bending of these materials requires special lubrication expertise. As a manager, you should understand what changes in production and process control are necessary to achieve productive and profitable fabrication. The Right Stuff... Read more...
September 26, 2002
Tooling: Lube it or lose it
Many variables affect tool wear in stamping operations. Just a few of them are: Lubricant properties. Lubricant application and control. Material. Tooling. Lubricant Properties Most metal forming operations use lubricants to protect the... Read more...