Metal Stamping

The Red Book at a Glance: Formed Stamping

In our last blog, we dove into the sixth chapter of the Metalforming Design Handbook, also known as the “Red Book,” which industry leaders recognize as the go-to manual for precision metal forming practices. Chapter Six taught us about punched holes. Now, join us as we take a closer look at extruded holes in Chapter Thirteen! Elements of Formed Stampings The Red Book at a Glance: Formed Stamping

Typical Parts Price Comparison of Variations in Materials and Design/CAD

Comparing cost impact of the several variables is difficult. To help explain the impact, we have selected a sample part and shown the price range that you could reach depending on how you control your design. Low Cost Design Tolerance: + .010 on centers — + .005 on hole diametersMaterial: 16. ga. 1010 sheet — Typical Parts Price Comparison of Variations in Materials and Design/CAD

Short Run Stamping vs. Progressive Stamping: Which is Right for Your Project?

We live and breathe stampings so much here at Dayton Rogers that we often forget not everyone is familiar with how stampings work. You may have heard the terms “short run stamping” and “progressive stamping” before. What is the difference between the two?  Simply put, these are two different methods of achieving the same result. Short Run Stamping vs. Progressive Stamping: Which is Right for Your Project?

6 Ways Short Run Stampings are Better than Typical Fabrication Methods

Looking to save money on your custom fabrication project? Short run stampings offer an economical way to produce parts in quantities from prototype to 100,000 pieces with short lead times. It’s an ideal method for checking your design, assembly process, and market acceptance of your new product . . . all with minimum investment. Typical Fabrication Methods 6 Ways Short Run Stampings are Better than Typical Fabrication Methods

How to Save Money with Short Run Stampings

Short run stampings are a cost-effective way of keeping costs low while still delivering excellent results. Short run stampings can save, because… Tooling Costs Tooling costs are kept to a minimum. Our standard shape punches meet many demands. Standard forming tools make a wide variety of shapes. Other standards allow us to build your parts How to Save Money with Short Run Stampings