“SBQ” is generally used in the USA, while in Europe the term “engineering steels” is more common. Both terms refer to steel types as well as to bar products, and as t… Read More
Press forging works by slowly applying a continuous pressure or force, which differs from the near-instantaneous impact of drop-hammer forging. The amount of time the dies are in contact wit… Read More
A coordinate measuring machine (CMM) is a device for measuring the physical geometrical characteristics of an object. This machine may be manually controlled by an operator or it may be comp… Read More
Open-die drop forging (with two dies) of an ingot to be further processed into a wheelOpen-die forging is also known as smith forging. In open-die forging, a hammer strikes and deforms the w… Read More
Impression-die forging is also called closed-die forging. In impression-die work metal is placed in a die resembling a mold, which is attached to the anvil. Usually the hammer die is shaped… Read More
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