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THREE COMMON QUESTIONS CONCERNING LASER WELDING IN SHEET METAL FABRICATION

Posted on 06.22.2016 in Trumpf (featured in Fabricating & Metalworking – 6/16; written by Dr. Philip Rettenmeier) Many sheet metal fabrication shops still hesitate to invest in laser welding. They are missing out on ... READ MORE

LASER WELDING – NO LONGER JUST FOR BIG AUTOMOTIVE APPLICATIONS

Posted on 05.25.2016 in Trumpf (featured in Canadian Metalworking – 5/16; written by Brett Thompson) Laser welding was once the preserve of large automotive concerns, but the technology has developed sufficiently that ... READ MORE

PROGRAMMING FOR 3D LASER CUTTING

Posted on 04.28.2016 in Trumpf (featured in MetalForming – 4/16; written by Chris Baur) Processing 3D parts, as compared to 2D parts, becomes more complex. Thankfully, by following a simple process programmers can make a ... READ MORE

A LITTLE TLC MEANS A LOT TO PRESS BRAKE TOOLING

Posted on 02.25.2016 in Trumpf (featured in Fabricating & Metalworking – 2/16) Press brake tools are the only parts of the machine that ever touch the finished parts being formed. The precision CNC press brake cannot ... READ MORE

All Metals Fabricating adds TRUMPF fiber laser

Posted on 02.04.2016 in Trumpf (featured in The FABRICATOR – 1/16) All Metals Fabricating Inc., Allen, Texas, has expanded its fleet of fabricating equipment with a TRUMPF TruLaser 5030 2-D fiber laser cutting machine ... READ MORE

FIRST IMPRESSIONS

Posted on 01.19.2016 in Trumpf (featured in FFJournal® – 12/15) Industrial strength produces silken smooth goods. You make a first impression once. A freshly pressed shirt implies someone wants to be taken seriously. A ... READ MORE

THE NEXT BIG THING IN SHEET METAL FABRICATION

Posted on 09.24.2015 in Trumpf (featured in Fabricating & Metalworking – 9/15) The competitive advantages of laser welding are generating all sorts of excitement as new advancements have minimized the initial ... READ MORE

TOOLING UP FOR LARGE RADII

Posted on 09.03.2015 in Trumpf (featured in Fabricating & Metalworking – 8/15) FOUR METHODS FOR FORMING RADIUS PARTS Is your shop having problems forming parts that require a large radius with a press brake? These ... READ MORE

Faster, Yet Safer Press Brakes

Posted on 06.09.2015 in Trumpf (originally featured in MetalForming – 6/15; author:  Louis A. Kren)   As technology has evolved, so has the ability for press brakes to fulfill a complex task:  improve operator ... READ MORE

THE INS AND OUTS OF LASER CUTTING AUTOMATION

Posted on 03.19.2015 in Trumpf (originally featured in Fabricating & Metalworking – 3/15) Advancements in laser cutting productivity are shifting the bottleneck away from cutting the material to handling it. This ... READ MORE