Ceratizit Germany is taking part in a stamping and fine blanking seminar taking place from 15-16 March, 2017, at the Technical Academy of Esslingen in Ostfildern-Nellingen, Germany. The company will be giving a presentation on the topic ‘Tungsten carbide – for stamping, bending, and fine blanking applications’. It will cover:

•    Carbide metallurgy
•    Quality characteristics of carbide for tool and die construction
•    Wear characteristics in the application process
•    Application-oriented grade selection
•    Machining methods and material influences

The seminar provides an overview of the possibilities and optimal applications of stamping and fine blanking. Presentations include various methods and application examples for component design, material selection, process design, tool design and pressing.

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