How To Get an Ideal Bend on a Press Brake

In Search of a Flawless Bend There’s no such thing as a perfect press brake bend—but a skilled fabricator can get very, very close. The key is to resist the temptation to attempt shortcuts, instead of methodically moving through a sequence of steps that involve careful checking, adjusting and checking again to ensure everything is […]

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Understanding Press Brake Dies

It Takes Two to Tango For all the power a press brake has to offer, its interchangeable punches are truly the most important element of the overall machine. This is because they are the portion that actually interacts with the metal blank during the forming operation to produce the finished part. A punch without a […]

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Understanding Press Brake Punches

The Most Essential Part of a Brake Are the Punches You’ve decided to buy a press brake. You’ve budgeted, saved, obtained a loan—done whatever it takes to buy the very best piece of equipment on the market. It reminds you of when you bought your first car—you have invested not just money, but also your […]

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