What is Sheet Metal Punching?

It’s back to basics day. What is sheet metal punching? A person who’s unfamiliar with the process infers a few facts. There are plates of metal, and they’re being held by a clamping mechanism. Suspended above that workpiece, a tool is descending rapidly and with great force. It strikes, a mark is produced, and then […]

Measuring Punch Accuracy in Metal Fabrication

It’s true, punch quality and features are important. However, even if the tools exceed all expectations, they’re not doing the job right if the punch tip isn’t accurately hitting its mark. To make sure that’s the case every single time, alignment issues need to be addressed. In a nutshell, we need to determine the dimensional […]