Advantages of Press Brake Tooling

Advantages of Press Brake Tooling

How can you reduce your costs and improve production? Well, one way is by purchasing the right toolings for your press brake. There are a few features to consider when buying these including die speed (how fast they go). Hardness means if something gets stuck in between dies while cutting metal; wear resistance helps prevent […]

Typical Surface Finishes for Sheet Metal Parts

Typical Surface Finishes for Sheet Metal Parts

The surface finish of a metal part is often made smoother with the application of a special abrasive. These coatings can be extremely hard or smooth, providing a good contact surface for motion. Other finishes can be visually appealing, and include silk-screen marking and varnish. It is important to select the right process for the […]

Understanding Heat Sink: How Does it Work

Understanding Heat Sink: How Does it Work

When it comes to thermal management, heat sinks are the most prevalent method. Even individuals knowledgeable about the technology can easily overlook these components. This post defines what a heat sink is and covers the fundamental operating principles of heat sinks. What is a Heat Sink? If you have a device that produces heat, and […]