Key Considerations For Laser Cutting

Reliability and Efficiency For Multiple Applications
The term "laser" originated as an acronym for "light amplification by stimulated emission of radiation". Commonly used for parts manufacturing and other industrial applications, fiber laser cutting involves high-powered lasers that use a short wave ... read more
 

What is Freeform Bending

Ideal for Product Design and Development
Freeform bending uses one set of tooling to bend variable/multiple radii. Normally pipe and tube bending requires a bend die, a clamp die and a pressure die; with freeform bending the material is continuously guided through the machine using one... read more
 

The Facts About Mandrels

Learn about different types of mandrels and why they are used
Most tube and pipe bending is done using a mandrel, an aluminum-bronze alloy or solid steel insert that supports the pipe or tube while it is being bent. This common technique keeps the tube from collapsing, flattening or wrinkling during the... read more