Category Archives: Tooling

New Standard Tooling from Wila

From: Wila The Benchmark in Bending Technology WILA’s New Standard press brake tools are a leading benchmark in bending technology. Durable quality ensures consistent performance and the highest level of productivity in all sheet metal bending applications. There are 3 … Continue reading

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Wila Announces Line of RotaBend Dies

Wila introduces its line of RotaBend Dies, available in 3 models for bending up to 6.35mm / 0.250” material thickness. Rotabend Dies enable forming of short or tapered flanges. eliminate distortion at holes near the bend line, and greatly reduce … Continue reading

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Prevent Buildup from Bending Galvanized Steel with OZU-ZN from Wila

From Wila: When bending galvanized steel the zinc from the coating can leave a buildup on the tooling, requiring the operators to have to continually clean the tools.  Leaving the zinc on the tooling can cause issues such as the … Continue reading

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Combination Hemming and Flattening Solutions from Wila

From: Wila Time-consuming tool changes disrupt the production flow. That is why experts at WILA are continuously searching for solutions – and with success too! Combining WILA’s New Standard top tool BIU-051 with New Standard bottom tool OZU-083 makes it … Continue reading

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Wilson Tool Webinar Series – Coatings for Stampers: What to Use and When

From Wilson Tool: The use of coatings for stamping tooling is gaining popularity due to the coatings’ ability to increase punch life and improve tooling performance. But how do you know whether adding coatings will be a good investment? Are … Continue reading

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AP&T collaborating with North American tool manufacturer DTG

AP&T is intensifying its collaboration with Diversified Tooling Group (DTG), which is one of the largest manufacturers of press tools in the U.S. The goal is jointly to reinforce the companies’ expertise in tools and their customer offerings in press … Continue reading

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Wilson Tool Webinar Series – SmartMark

We previously wrote about Wilson Tool’s awesome new marking solution, SmartMark, which uses an inkjet printer which fits inside a C station.  Now Wilson Tool is having a webinar on the new tool. From Wilson Tool: SmartMark is the first … Continue reading

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LVD Offers New Model of Automatic Tool Changing Press Brake, the ToolCell

Gullegem, Belgium – LVD’s unique ToolCell press brake system houses all tooling inside the machine and automatically performs tooling set-ups. Due to increasing demand, LVD is now offering a 220-ton, 3-meter model. A large selection of top and bottom tooling … Continue reading

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Wila’s E2M System Awarded with Platinum Techni-Show Innovation Award

The Innovation Awards and the Made in Holland Award were conferred to the nominees, which included Wila’s E2M® system, during the Techni-Show on 11 March. Wila proudly confirms that their E2M® system was crowned with the Platinum Techni-Show Innovation Award! This … Continue reading

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Wilson Tool Webinar – Practical Forming Solutions with Wilson Wheel Technology

From: Wilson Tool 20 years ago, Wilson Tool introduced the Rolling Shear to the punching world. Since then, almost a dozen more wheel tools have made their debut, and together they’ve revolutionized the capabilities of the punch press machine. Opening … Continue reading

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