Picture_040Use for volumes greater than 500 pcs.

Use heat treated premium grade die steels

Recommend use of mechanical or hydraulic slides

Trim dies necessary for mid volumes

Simplify cooling lines no manifolds

Bore shot hole no separate shot & runner blocks

“Picture Frame” holder for thick parts to avoid use of risers

Cost savings measures on tools:

  • Single cavity vs. multi
  • Re-use or standardize hold
  • Use unit dies where possible
  • Reduce use of slides by using secondary operations
  • Trim die can pierce holes