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About Sheet Metal processing 29. Mar, 2013 0 Comments

Herramienta de punzonado desmontada

Setting up the tools in a punching machine

The CNC punching machines work with punching tools, with which the sheet metal is punched.  The first thing to keep in mind when setting up the tools is that all the pieces in the set must be cleaned. Once they have been cleaned, the punch must be covered with a film of grease. The next […]

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About Sheet Metal processing 16. Nov, 2012 0 Comments

Tools turret of a DANOBAT punching machine

The importance of the clearance in the tools

In order to get the most out of a punching machine, choosing the right clearance between punch and die is vital. This clearance will depend on the size difference between punch and die.  The clearance between punch and die basically depends on the thickness of the plate and the kind of material to be punched. […]

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