Online Video Illustrates Sheetmetal-Fastening Technique—No Tapping or Secondary Ops

December 1, 2013

Mate Precision Tooling, Anoka, MN, has produced a 4-min. video showcasing the capabilities of its Hybrid Threadform forming tool, used in CNC punch presses for applications where material thickness exceeds screw pitch. Displayed is a real-world application of the tool at Midland Metal Products, which significantly reduced costs for fabricating retail-industry point-of-purchase displays when compared to welding of self-clinching nuts.

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Industry-Related Terms: CNC, Forming Tool, Forming, Thickness
View Glossary of Metalforming Terms


See also: Mate Precision Tooling

Technologies: CNC Punching


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