Forming was made for the primary methods for producing metal products in the aviation industry, for the automotive industry, and more. Even everyday items that we use such as soda cans are examples of metal forming manufacturing.
When most of us think about manufacturing using sheet metal, we usually picture the idea of cutting tables and or even welding. Forming is a method that’s used to make a wide range of metal products including soda cans, doors, airplane wings and more. Punching metal into the proper form or shape of a part or product is essentially what formation does. There’s two main types of forming including brake forming and press breaking.
Brake forming is one of the oldest forms of metal fabrication that still is used today. Under this method, a piece of metal or sheet will be formed along a straight axis in a machine. A punch …Read More