Through open-die forging
, shank and ramshorn hooks can be sized up to number 400 specs.
The company then went on to equal the feat in 2006, when it cast the foundation platen for an open-die forging
press manufactured by the Korea Iron and Steel Co.
And that's good news for this venerable Ellwood City, PA-based leader of the open-die forging
industry and its customers, according to ECF President Dan Hamilton.
Solutions 10 reports open-die forging is still viable.
Open-die forging handles a wide range of part sizes and shapes.
The sequence diagram shows how an open-die forging is often the best way to produce an integral gear blank and hub.
RFL is a midsized forging company engaged in the manufacture and export of medium and heavy open-die forgings
primarily with an installed capacity of 10,000MT per annum at Chakan (Maharashtra) for the oil and gas equipment industry.
They supply a finer product; forging die steels, plastic mold steels, die casting tool steels, custom open-die forgings
and cold work.