hot forming

hot forming

[′hät ¦fōr·miŋ]
(metallurgy)
Shaping operations performed at temperatures above the recrystallization temperature of the metal.
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The new MFCS state-of-the-art machining factory will be constructed adjacent to the existing Metform hot forming plant on Route 84 in Savanna.
Looking in turn at principles, steel, and other metals, they discuss such topics as techniques for modeling microstructure in metal forming processes, recrystallization and grain growth in hot working, modeling phase transformations in steel, determining unified constitutive equations for modeling the hot forming of steel, and aging behavior and microstructure evolution in the processing of aluminum alloys.
JAGTM can significantly increase the productivity of hot forming operations due to its physical characteristics such as not only de-scaling free after hot forming but also shortening the holding time at heating and rapid heating by electrical heating etc.
The hot forming method, which achieves strength of more than 1500MPa, as well as greater formability, increasingly is being used alongside conventional cold press forming.
A method for manufacturing formed articles by hot pressing or hot forming of the granulate, without the presence of a formaldehyde-containing adhesive and preferably without the presence of any other type of adhesive.
SPF is a process that enables the creation of more extreme contours and configurations in metal, typically titanium, than conventional hot forming processes.
Construction will begin this month on the new state-of-the-art machining factory adjacent to the existing hot forming plant on Route 84 in Savanna, Illinois.
AHF is a major subcontractor of stretch forming, hot forming, tooling and CNC routing and machining, supplying hardware to the worldwide aerospace market.
The company processes basic raw materials such as nickel, chromium, molybdenum, cobalt, iron scrap and other metal alloying elements through melting, hot forming and cold working facilities to produce products in the forms of billets, bars, rod, wire, narrow strip and special shapes in many sizes and finishes.
Parsons will report through AHF-Ducommun Incorporated, an existing Ducommun subsidiary, which designs, engineers and manufactures large, complex components using stretch-forming and hot forming processes and computer-controlled machining in aluminum, titanium and other exotic metals.
Berenato, chairman, president and chief executive officer of Ducommun, stated: "The addition of Parsons to our AHF subsidiary extends our capabilities in titanium hot forming, as well as broadening our customer base.
Its capabilities include: super plastic hot forming, high technology welding and brazing, precision machining, mechanical joining, water jet and laser trimming, tool design and fabrication, CATIA/CAD and concurrent engineering.