How to Minimise Press Punch Breakage in Your Fabrication Shop
Some new metal fabricators incur high costs to replace piercing and punching equipment that keeps breaking as it is being used. Such fabricators may not know what steps they can take to prevent those breakages. This article discusses some of the important factors you can pay attention to in order to prolong the lifespan of your press punch. Minimise Press Deflection Press deflection refers to the degree to which the punching press' ram isn't parallel to the bolster plate that provides the force used to punch through the material placed in the machine.