Forging Magazine http://forgingmagazine.com/rss.xml en AAM Named GM’s Target Supplier for Next-Gen Axles, Driveshafts http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/aam-named-gm-s-target-supplier-next-gen-axles-driveshafts <div class="node-body article-body">General Motors selected American Axle & Manufacturing as the target supplier for axles and driveshafts in its “next generation full size truck program.” </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/aam-named-gm-s-target-supplier-next-gen-axles-driveshafts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/aam-named-gm-s-target-supplier-next-gen-axles-driveshafts#comments Forming News Tue, 04 Aug 2015 03:46:00 +0000 9931 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>American Axle produces driveline/drivetrain systems and components (pictured are independent rear drive axles and rear drive modules), chassis systems, and other forged and finished products. It has seven manufacturing plants and three technical centers in Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and Pennsylvania, and manufacturing operations in Brazil, <a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/american-axle-gain-marketshare-china">China</a>, Germany, <a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/american-axle-starts-new-plant-india">India</a>, Japan, Luxembourg, Mexico, Poland, <a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/american-axle-producing-transfer-cases-land-rover">Scotland</a>, South Korea, <a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/american-axle-gains-control-electric-drivetrain-venture">Sweden</a>, and <a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/american-axle-inaugurates-thailand-plant">Thailand</a>.</p> New Forming Simulation Software Release http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/new-forming-simulation-software-release <div class="node-body article-body">Simufact Engineering released Simufact.forming 13, noting its improvements in post processing, evaluation and the depiction of simulation results. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/new-forming-simulation-software-release" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/new-forming-simulation-software-release#comments New Products Simulation/IT Mon, 03 Aug 2015 17:52:00 +0000 9921 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Simufact.forming version 13 allows user to generate result values based on those of the simulation, e.g., defining their own color schemes to depict result quantities, to evaluate simulation results according to their own criteria. This function simplifies post processing when examining the variables in the design process, according to the sofware&rsquo;s developer.</p> Columbus McKinnon Buying Magnatek for $189 Million http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/columbus-mckinnon-buying-magnatek-189-million <div class="node-body article-body">Columbus McKinnon agreed to buy Magnatek Inc. for estimated $188.9 million, a deal it said “combines complementary strengths” in material handling. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/columbus-mckinnon-buying-magnatek-189-million" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/columbus-mckinnon-buying-magnatek-189-million#comments Handling Tue, 28 Jul 2015 02:28:00 +0000 9911 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Magnetek&#39;s power and motion control technology will help the combined group offer technologies that &ldquo;advance productivity and safety beyond what mechanical solutions alone can offer,&rdquo; according to Columbus McKinnon president and CEO Timothy T. Tevens.</p> "Smart" Laser Scanning for Verification, Reverse Engineering http://forgingmagazine.com/qc/smart-laser-scanning-verification-reverse-engineering <div class="node-body article-body">The Smart3D laser-scanning package from Perceptron has fully integrated automatic rotary table and intuitive programming software. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/qc/smart-laser-scanning-verification-reverse-engineering" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/qc/smart-laser-scanning-verification-reverse-engineering#comments New Products QC Wed, 22 Jul 2015 15:28:00 +0000 9901 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Smart3D automatically provides 3D-polygonized models for reverse engineering, 3D printing, or graphical web content. The Smart3D system also can be used to verify production parts against nominal part geometry data.</p> ATI Expanding Ni-Based Superalloy Capacity http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/ati-expanding-ni-based-superalloy-capacity-0 <div class="node-body article-body">Allegheny Technologies Incorporated plans an estimated $70-million expansion of its nickel-based superalloy powder production capacity, responding to demand for specialty materials for jet engine parts. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/ati-expanding-ni-based-superalloy-capacity-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/ati-expanding-ni-based-superalloy-capacity-0#comments Forming Materials/MRO News Wed, 22 Jul 2015 12:09:00 +0000 9891 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Superalloy materials exhibit multiple critical characteristics, such as mechanical strength, creep resistance, corrosion or oxidation resistance, and are used to form for high-stress, high-temperature parts for gas turbines.</p> Allegheny Technologies Inc. Helicopter Manufacturer Installing High-Volume Press http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/helicopter-manufacturer-installing-high-volume-press <div class="node-body article-body">AgustaWestland ordered a new forming press from Avure Technologies capable of producing several hundred thousand sheet metal parts annually. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/helicopter-manufacturer-installing-high-volume-press" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/helicopter-manufacturer-installing-high-volume-press#comments Forming News Wed, 22 Jul 2015 05:59:00 +0000 9871 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Avure Technologies&rsquo; high-pressure Quintus<sup>&reg;</sup> fluid-cell press generates a pressure of 800 bar (11,600 psi) over a forming area of 0.7x1.8 meters. Tandem forming tables provide a production capacity of several hundred thousand sheet metal parts per year.</p> OSHA Charges, Fines Ohio Closed-Die Operation http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/osha-charges-fines-ohio-closed-die-operation <div class="node-body article-body">OSHA cited Canton Drop Forge in Canton, OH, for one repeat violation and one serious violation of workplace safety standards. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/osha-charges-fines-ohio-closed-die-operation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/osha-charges-fines-ohio-closed-die-operation#comments Handling News Mon, 06 Jul 2015 18:01:00 +0000 9861 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>A regional representative of the federal workplace-safety regulatory agency called for Canton Drop Forge &ldquo;to make immediate improvements to its procedures &hellip;&rdquo;</p> High-Speed, High-Volume, High-Definition Composite Forming http://forgingmagazine.com/picture/high-speed-high-volume-high-definition-composite-forming <div class="node-body gallery-body">Schuler installs world’s largest short-stroke press for CFRP at U.K. industrial development center. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/picture/high-speed-high-volume-high-definition-composite-forming" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/picture/high-speed-high-volume-high-definition-composite-forming#comments Forming Picture This Video & Galleries Thu, 25 Jun 2015 03:48:00 +0000 9741 at http://forgingmagazine.com New Billet-Heating System at Bonney Forge http://forgingmagazine.com/heating/new-billet-heating-system-bonney-forge <div class="node-body article-body">Bonney Forge has a new induction billet-heating system supplied by Ajax Tocco Magnethermic Corp. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/heating/new-billet-heating-system-bonney-forge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/heating/new-billet-heating-system-bonney-forge#comments Heating News Wed, 24 Jun 2015 14:22:00 +0000 9821 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Ajax Tocco Magnethermic&rsquo;s PowerForge is an integrated system for induction heating of billets or bars, developed to conserve floor space.</p> High-Flexibility Sawing Systems for Ellwood Specialty Steel http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/high-flexibility-sawing-systems-ellwood-specialty-steel <div class="node-body article-body">Behringer Saws Inc. delivered two semi-automatic bandsaws to Ellwood Specialty Steel, to cut specialty steel feedstock for forging. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/high-flexibility-sawing-systems-ellwood-specialty-steel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/high-flexibility-sawing-systems-ellwood-specialty-steel#comments Handling Gold Wed, 24 Jun 2015 04:59:00 +0000 9781 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Behringer Saws&rsquo; HBP-1500/1800 is a dual-column operation with auto-feed control, built for stability. It&rsquo;s able to cut with bi-metal or carbide-tipped saw blades, depending on the material requirements.</p> May / June 2015 Issue Forging Magazine http://forgingmagazine.com/forging/2015-06-24 <div class="node-body magazine_issue-body">In this issue, FIA’S annual awards show what works in the ongoing task of maintaining a safe and productive workplace -- and much more!</div> <div class="field-desc"> <div class="content magazine-issue-description clear-block"> <p><strong>Forging </strong>magazine is dedicated to all independent and captive forge shops across the United States. Forging covers the world of open- and closed-die and ring-rolling forge shops by actively reporting on equipment and supplies, new process developments, case histories, and industry news.</p> <p><em><strong>In this issue,</strong></em> FIA&rsquo;S annual awards show what works in the ongoing task of maintaining a safe and productive workplace -- and much more!</p> <p>To subscribe to <strong>Forging</strong> magazine, <a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/subscriptions">click here.</a></p> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-mag-teasers"> <div class="field-mag-teaser"> <a href="/handling/forgers-safety-initiatives-pay">Forgers’ Safety Initiatives Pay Off </a> <a href="/simulationit/manufacturers-need-get-serious-about-social-business">Manufacturers Need to Get Serious About Social Business</a> <a href="/heating/customizing-heating-continuity-efficiency">Customizing Heating for Continuity, Efficiency</a> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-info"><legend>Publication Info</legend> </fieldset> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forging/2015-06-24" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 24 Jun 2015 04:00:00 +0000 9831 at http://forgingmagazine.com ThyssenKrupp, Maxion Developing Aluminum/CFRP Wheels http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/thyssenkrupp-maxion-developing-aluminumcfrp-wheels <div class="node-body article-body">ThyssenKrupp Carbon Components and Maxion Wheels are developing a lightweight forged wheel in aluminum and carbon-fiber composite for the premium-vehicle market. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/thyssenkrupp-maxion-developing-aluminumcfrp-wheels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/thyssenkrupp-maxion-developing-aluminumcfrp-wheels#comments Forming White Papers Wed, 24 Jun 2015 00:38:00 +0000 9811 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>The partners are working with Volkswagen to test prototypes of their hybrid wheels, and results indicate &ldquo;superior damping&rdquo; compared to standard wheels, which helps to reduce vibration and road noise.</p> FIA's 15th Theory & Applications of Press Forging & Die Design http://forgingmagazine.com/fias-15th-theory-applications-press-forging-die-design <div class="node-body event-body">The 15th presentation of a four-day FIA education program providing forging-specific information regarding the application of various types of presses, as well as guidelines for designing tooling for forging and trimming. </div> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Location</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">Marriott Residence Inn</span> <div class="street-address"> 527 Prospect Ave. </div> <span class="locality">Cleveland</span>, <span class="region">OH</span> <span class="postal-code">44115</span> <div class="country-name">United States</div> <span class="geo"><abbr class="latitude" title="41.498755">41° 29' 55.518" N</abbr>, <abbr class="longitude" title="-81.689191">81° 41' 21.0876" W</abbr></span> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=41.498755+-81.689191+%28527+Prospect+Ave.%2C+Cleveland%2C+OH%2C+44115%2C+us%29">Google Maps</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field-desc"> <p>The fifteenth presentation of a 4-day FIA education program providing forging-specific information regarding the application of various types of presses, as well as guidelines for designing tooling for forging and trimming.&nbsp; Taught by experienced academic and industry experts, the specific goals of the course are:<br /> &bull;&nbsp; Broaden knowledge about press forging<br /> &bull;&nbsp; Provide a basis for objective press selection<br /> &bull;&nbsp; Furnish useful tool design guidelines<br /> &bull;&nbsp; Compare approaches to press automation<br /> &bull;&nbsp; Review guidelines for matching the press to the part in terms of size and operational features</p> <p>This course is offered every other year. Typically the class fills up quickly; register early to insure a place in the program.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/fias-15th-theory-applications-press-forging-die-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/fias-15th-theory-applications-press-forging-die-design#comments 41.498755 -81.689191 Wed, 24 Jun 2015 00:17:00 +0000 9801 at http://forgingmagazine.com Customizing Heating for Continuity, Efficiency http://forgingmagazine.com/heating/customizing-heating-continuity-efficiency <div class="node-body article-body">For industrial heating, the manufacturing trend is “continuity.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/heating/customizing-heating-continuity-efficiency" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/heating/customizing-heating-continuity-efficiency#comments Heating Gold Tue, 23 Jun 2015 04:44:00 +0000 9771 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>The custom heating concept developed by SMS for Deutsche Edelstahlwerke will be integrated into a rolling mill, with a roller table supplying a temperature equalizing furnace, followed by a controlled cooling process.</p> Manufacturers Need to Get Serious About Social Business http://forgingmagazine.com/simulationit/manufacturers-need-get-serious-about-social-business <div class="field-byline"> Larry Korak </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The lines between traditional social-media platforms and emerging strategies are continually changing.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/simulationit/manufacturers-need-get-serious-about-social-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/simulationit/manufacturers-need-get-serious-about-social-business#comments Simulation/IT Gold Tue, 23 Jun 2015 04:12:00 +0000 9761 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Businesses that dismiss social media platforms risk missing a significant opportunity to reinvent the way their employees work together.</p> What Comes After Globalization? http://forgingmagazine.com/opinion/what-comes-after-globalization <div class="node-body article-body">The desperation to pass or defeat the TPA/TPP signals a rupture in the alliance of business and government.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/opinion/what-comes-after-globalization" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/opinion/what-comes-after-globalization#comments Opinion Tue, 23 Jun 2015 03:59:00 +0000 9751 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Business is much more global than local, or regional, or national, and its further expansion will strain our understanding of civic and economic responsibility.</p> Forgers’ Safety Initiatives Pay Off http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/forgers-safety-initiatives-pay <div class="node-body article-body">Operations recognized for the 2014 FIA Safety Awards describe how their efforts succeeded. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/forgers-safety-initiatives-pay" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/forgers-safety-initiatives-pay#comments Forming Handling QC Gold Mon, 22 Jun 2015 05:06:00 +0000 9791 at http://forgingmagazine.com Aerospace Forger Flying High After 50 Years http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/aerospace-forger-flying-high-after-50-years <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Aerospace OEMs and their major suppliers are enjoying extraordinarily rates of activity, mainly driven heavy demand for new commercial aircraft to replace aging fleets and to fill the requirements of new regional carriers. This has happened before, in the 1960s to be specific, and at that time the demand had the additional thrust of space exploration, initiating all-new concepts for aerospace design, and the critical components that make them possible.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/aerospace-forger-flying-high-after-50-years" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/aerospace-forger-flying-high-after-50-years#comments Forming Video & Galleries Mon, 22 Jun 2015 01:15:00 +0000 9731 at http://forgingmagazine.com High-Power, Single-Layer Deposition Welding http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/high-power-single-layer-deposition-welding <div class="node-body gallery-body">Scientists at Laser Zentrum Hannover e.V. (LZH) developed a laser-supported, light arc pro-cess that achieves effective die and tool resurfacing in a single layer. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/high-power-single-layer-deposition-welding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/high-power-single-layer-deposition-welding#comments Materials/MRO New Products Wed, 10 Jun 2015 03:26:00 +0000 9711 at http://forgingmagazine.com Sheffield Forgemasters Expands Product Testing Expertise http://forgingmagazine.com/qc/sheffield-forgemasters-expands-product-testing-expertise <div class="node-body article-body">Sheffield Forgemasters RD26 Testing gained accreditation from the U.K. Accreditation Service (UKAS), following a full audit. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/qc/sheffield-forgemasters-expands-product-testing-expertise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/qc/sheffield-forgemasters-expands-product-testing-expertise#comments QC Wed, 10 Jun 2015 00:47:00 +0000 9701 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Sheffield Forgemasters RD26 is a SFIL business unit focused on R&amp;D projects, supporting the the group&rsquo;s manufacturing programs but also other firm&rsquo;s projects in civil nuclear, offshore, renewable energy, general engineering.</p> Alcoa to Install Larger HIP System for Jet-Engine Parts http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/alcoa-install-larger-hip-system-jet-engine-parts <div class="node-body article-body">Alcoa outlined a $22-million investment for hot-isostatic pressing capacity for jet-engine components.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/alcoa-install-larger-hip-system-jet-engine-parts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/alcoa-install-larger-hip-system-jet-engine-parts#comments Forming News Mon, 08 Jun 2015 20:59:00 +0000 9691 at http://forgingmagazine.com Honing Machine Optimizes Gear Finishing http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/honing-machine-optimizes-gear-finishing <div class="node-body article-body">GMTA’s Präwema SynchroFine 205 HS gear honing machine has direct-driven, digitally controlled spindles for tool and workpiece. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/honing-machine-optimizes-gear-finishing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/honing-machine-optimizes-gear-finishing#comments Handling New Products Sat, 30 May 2015 19:37:00 +0000 9671 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>The Pr&auml;wema SynchroFine 205 HS honing machine is built on a natural granite bed to promote stability and control thermal fluctuations.</p> Inspection Software for Contact or Non-Contact 3D Measurement http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/inspection-software-contact-or-non-contact-3d-measurement <div class="node-body gallery-body">AMETEK Creaform introduced a powerful and intuitive 3D inspection software — VXinspect — that includes all the tools for first article inspection (FAI) and quality control inspection. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/inspection-software-contact-or-non-contact-3d-measurement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/new-products/inspection-software-contact-or-non-contact-3d-measurement#comments New Products QC Video & Galleries Wed, 27 May 2015 00:32:00 +0000 9661 at http://forgingmagazine.com Bar Steel Fatigue Analysis Seen Effective for Automotive Design http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/bar-steel-fatigue-analysis-seen-effective-automotive-design <div class="node-body article-body">The Steel Market Development Institute issued the fifth update to its Bar Steel Fatigue Database for automotive design. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/bar-steel-fatigue-analysis-seen-effective-automotive-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/materialsmro/bar-steel-fatigue-analysis-seen-effective-automotive-design#comments Materials/MRO Simulation/IT News Sat, 23 May 2015 18:07:00 +0000 9651 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>&ldquo;We work with our end-use customers to determine the material and heat treatment combinations,&rdquo; explained David Anderson, senior director of SMDI&rsquo;s long products program for SMDI. &ldquo;By providing optimal predictability for parts, designers and engineers can design better parts, resulting in long term reliability and durability for a vehicle.&rdquo;</p> Kimber Drop Forgings Starts New Hammer Forge http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/kimber-drop-forgings-starts-new-hammer-forge <div class="node-body article-body">An open-die forging operation in England started up a reconditioned hammer forge.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/kimber-drop-forgings-starts-new-hammer-forge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/kimber-drop-forgings-starts-new-hammer-forge#comments Forming News Fri, 22 May 2015 18:10:00 +0000 9641 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>Kimber Drop Forgings has raised its capabilities for producing larger forgings (up to 75 kg) with the installation of a fully reconditioned drop hammer forging machine. &nbsp;</p> March / April 2015 Issue Forging Magazine http://forgingmagazine.com/forging/2015-05-15 <div class="node-body magazine_issue-body">Developing forming techniques in line with automakers' material and energy-cost requirements</div> <div class="field-desc"> <div class="content magazine-issue-description clear-block"> <p><strong>Forging </strong>magazine is dedicated to all independent and captive forge shops across the United States. Forging covers the world of open- and closed-die and ring-rolling forge shops by actively reporting on equipment and supplies, new process developments, case histories, and industry news.</p> <p><em><strong>In this issue,</strong></em> Developing forming techniques in line with automakers&#39; material and energy-cost requirements -- and much more!</p> <p>To subscribe to <strong>Forging</strong> magazine, <a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/subscriptions">click here.</a></p> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-mag-teasers"> <div class="field-mag-teaser"> <a href="/forming/forging-undercuts-steel-pistons">Forging Undercuts in Steel Pistons</a> <a href="/handling/modernizing-controls-finishing-forgings">Modernizing Controls for Finishing Forgings</a> <a href="/simulationit/forged-axle-machining-takes-modern-turn">Forged Axle Machining Takes a Modern Turn </a> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-info"><legend>Publication Info</legend> </fieldset> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forging/2015-05-15" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 15 May 2015 04:00:00 +0000 9631 at http://forgingmagazine.com Forging Undercuts in Steel Pistons http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/forging-undercuts-steel-pistons <div class="field-byline"> Dipl.-Ing. J. Langner, Dr.-Ing. M. Stonis, Prof. Dr.-Ing. B.-A. Behrens </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Forgers need innovative approaches to meet automakers’ material and energy cost requirements.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/forging-undercuts-steel-pistons" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/forming/forging-undercuts-steel-pistons#comments Forming Gold Thu, 14 May 2015 02:07:00 +0000 9461 at http://forgingmagazine.com Valuing Speed Over Quality http://forgingmagazine.com/opinion/valuing-speed-over-quality <div class="node-body article-body">We are not machines and we are not meant to be: If we hold ourselves to that standard of performance, all of us are failures.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/opinion/valuing-speed-over-quality" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/opinion/valuing-speed-over-quality#comments Opinion Thu, 14 May 2015 02:03:00 +0000 9451 at http://forgingmagazine.com <p>We are not machines and we are not meant to be. If we hold ourselves to that standard of performance, all of us are failures.</p> Carbide Saws for Higher-Volume Cutting http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/carbide-saws-higher-volume-cutting <div class="node-body article-body">Advanced Machine & Engineering Co. is introducing the AMSAW® series of carbide saws, capable of cutting faster than high-speed steel or band saws can cut. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/carbide-saws-higher-volume-cutting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/handling/carbide-saws-higher-volume-cutting#comments Handling New Products Wed, 13 May 2015 13:57:00 +0000 9611 at http://forgingmagazine.com Big Name Taking a New, Larger Profile http://forgingmagazine.com/picture/big-name-taking-new-larger-profile <div class="node-body gallery-body">Finkl Steel is a new consortium of open-die forgers: Chicago-based A.Finkl & Sons; Composite Forgings Ltd. of Detroit; and Quebec-based Sorel Forge Co. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://forgingmagazine.com/picture/big-name-taking-new-larger-profile" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://forgingmagazine.com/picture/big-name-taking-new-larger-profile#comments Forming Picture This Video & Galleries Wed, 13 May 2015 13:23:00 +0000 9521 at http://forgingmagazine.com