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THE RED BOOK AT A GLANCE: DIMENSIONING PRACTICES

In our last blog, we dove into Chapters 25 & 26 of the Metalforming Design Handbook, also known as the “Red Book.” Industry leaders recognize our “Red Book” as the go-to manual for precision metal forming practices. Chapters 25 & 26 taught us about the measurement and limits of burrs and flatness. Now, join us as we take a THE RED BOOK AT A GLANCE: DIMENSIONING PRACTICES

The Red Book at a Glance: Punched Holes

Definition of Punched Holes Identification of these punched holes can provide the basis for determining the inspection parameters. Roll-over is the natural consequence of the punching process, the mechanical properties of the material being punched, and the die application of techniques employed. Specification and Measurement of Punched Holes Dimension feature size limits only. Feature size The Red Book at a Glance: Punched Holes

The Red Book at a Glance: Blank Design

In our last blog, we dove into the third 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 Three taught us about edge conditions. Now, join us as we take a closer look at blank designs in Chapter Four! A blanking die produces a The Red Book at a Glance: Blank Design

The Red Book at a Glance: Edge Conditions

In our last blog, we dove into the second 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 Two taught us about tolerances and how they vary for Short Run Metal Stampings according to the part’s design. Now, join us as we The Red Book at a Glance: Edge Conditions

Dayton Rogers Combats Price Increases in Manufacturing

Think back to a year ago. As the pandemic made its way into the United States and other countries worldwide, consumers were panic buying due to the scarcity of products and fear of the unknown. Today, on the flip side, companies are the ones furiously trying to stock up to relieve anxieties and regain control. Dayton Rogers Combats Price Increases in Manufacturing

The Red Book at a Glance: Tolerances

In our last blog, we dove into the first 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 One taught us how to use short-run stampings and compared the process to typical fabrication methods in terms of technique and price.  Now, join The Red Book at a Glance: Tolerances

Metal Stamping 101: How It Works & Types

Metal stamping has been a critical component of the manufacturing industry since the industrial revolution. In fact, one of its earliest use cases was in Germany to produce frames and handlebars for bicycles. Since then, it has evolved into an essential part of the production of parts and components for a wide variety of industries Metal Stamping 101: How It Works & Types

Benefits of a Manufacturer with a Broad Service Offering

When it comes to metal manufacturing services, a single line of purchasing for fabrication needs is ideal for a variety of reasons. Instead of having to go to multiple businesses, you can just go to one location for all your needs. Deciding to outsource multiple manufacturing services from a single shop is much like shopping Benefits of a Manufacturer with a Broad Service Offering

Dayton Rogers to Attend Design-2-Part Trade Show in Atlanta, GA

Minneapolis, MN – May 13, 2021 – Dayton Rogers is pleased to announce that we will be attending the Design-2-Part Trade Show in Atlanta, GA on May 26 & 27. The Design-2-Part Trade Show is America’s largest design and contract manufacturing trade show, and one of the most effective ways to find new suppliers for Dayton Rogers to Attend Design-2-Part Trade Show in Atlanta, GA

Dayton Rogers Location Spotlight: Columbus, Ohio

Dayton Rogers has four locations throughout the United States in the states of Minnesota, Texas, Ohio, and South Carolina. This month, we are excited to highlight our Columbus, Ohio plant!  In 1986, Dayton Rogers bought Federal Stampings and our current Ohio plant was a part of the acquisition. Until the late 1990’s when they added Dayton Rogers Location Spotlight: Columbus, Ohio