What Is Sheet Metal Stamping and What Is It Used for?

The saying that goes “necessity is the mother of invention” can be summed up in only one word, which is “need”. Big companies, including manufacturers of automobiles, aircraft and appliances frequently propel the need for sheet metal tooling. Such companies are known as original equipment manufacturers, or OEMs. When an OEM is aware that there […]

What is a Stamping Die?

A stamping die is a unique precision tool, which is used to cut metal sheet and form it into a particular shape. Dies contain cutting and forming sections that are usually made from special hardenable steel, known as tool steel. These cutting and forming sections can also be made from different hard wear-resistant materials, like […]