In this multipart series on Reverse Tonnage also referred to as “Snap-Through” we will examine the root cause of this issue and its adverse effects on both your press and your tooling.
These printable log sheets will help organize and streamline your internal maintenance checks for your presses.
Sutherland Presses VP of Sales Ray Fausz provides an overview of the I-PRESS platform in this new video
A mechanical forging operation finds a collaborator in its pursuit of quality and accuracy in machine design and performance.
-Forging, August 2017
American factories powered up in June at the fastest pace in nearly three years, with robust advances in production, orders and employment that indicate a firming in the economy, data from the Institute for Supply Management showed Monday.
By Sho Chandra, Bloomberg
Trenton forging adds to its capabilities and focuses on continuing education to remain a leader in closed-impression die forgings.
By Jannis Hoppe-Spiers, Manufacturing Today
At FABTECH, Sutherland introduced its new I-Press AB Plus control, kicking its I-Press control, introduced in 2011, up a notch.
By Brad Kuvin, Metal Forming Magazine
Mark Sutherland, president of Sutherland Presses, explains how to protect your investment.
By Tom Klemens, FF Journal
We are pleased to provide you and new members of your team the following glossary to better understand metal forming presses. Typical press operations and other terms referring to press features and functions are defined below:
Eccentric Plunger Guided Straight Side Presses are by far the strongest and most precise stamping presses the industry has to offer.
Sutherland Presses offers a full range of Servo Driven Hydraulic Presses from 100 to 3000 ton. The advantages with our Servo Hydraulic system include, faster speeds, full adjustable speeds, adjustable pressure control and adjustable travel of slide or cushion stroke.
The Connected Enterprise represents a paradigm shift in manufacturing that is equal to the shifts that occurred with the adoption of the computer, and the development of the internet.
The KS2-SERIES "Apex Center Drive" two point straight sides are ideal for large die areas when off-center loads are or may be present.
2016 is a big year at Sutherland, as we are celebrating our 70th year and extremely proud of our new "GEN-II" MARK SERIES single point gap frame presses.
INFORMATICS & I-PRESS: The Heart of Automated Metal Stamping Cells. When you make large capital...
SMALL BED PRESSES FOR HEAVY LOADS - Forming, Forging or Hot Heading often times requires a lot of force in a small concentrated area.
The I-PRESS control was originally developed by Sutherland Presses in 2011. The thinking behind it was to deliver a press & control that would be ready right out of the box for both single hit and automated operations.
What do you get when you put the Best Press Company & Trucking & Rigging company together ? One Awesome Alliance !! New California Customer Prep Center in La Mirada California.
The 1600 ton Sutherland Hot Forge Press below was just signed off and accepted by one of our customers in Mexico. This is a great example of our mid size hot forging presses. Click Here to see our full range of Hot Forge, Cold Forge and Hot Heading Presses.
My story pales to the VW announcement on the "Clean Diesel" or not so clean.This September we had the great pleasure to take a private tour of the main Mercedes plant in Sindelfingen Germany. Of course being in the metal forming industry...
Based out of California, Sutherland Presses is heading for it's 70th year in business. Three 3 generations, an incredible team of co-workers, knowledgeable distributors and superior service partners, the people make the difference.
Ever since former NBA star Mitch Kupchak (current Los Angeles Lakers general manager) first donned a knee brace manufactured by Townsend Design, sales for the company have skyrocketed.
We have just completed another forge and trim installation. Shown above is our 1000 ton hot forge press...
Our small press facility (330 ton and below) is on target for one hundred (100) presses per month. The key to this is our ability to pull frames and components from our inventory.
The recent Fatech - Metalform show in Atlanta was a huge hit for Team Sutherland. Our under power display included three (3) Sutherland Presses and two (2) KC Presses. It was an unusually strong show for attendee traffic, from the minute the show started...
Another common and overlooked area on stamping presses: is the air supply and exhaust system for the clutch & brake system. In most cases the air supply and clutch brake units are up high and protected with guarding, reason for being overlooked.
This is a great visual tool for an inside look into Metal Stampings, Hydro formed and Forge Parts. In todayâs efforts to make automobiles more fuel efficient, lighter and safer, creates many challenges for automobile makers and component suppliers.
SUTHERLAND PRESSES, Los Angeles & USEF / US EQUITY FUNDING, Boston have formed an alliance to offer competitive leasing packages for all Sutherland metal forming and processing equipment.
The cold-formed steel industry's competitive environment is driving today's manufacturers to streamline operations and adopt technologies to increase efficiency and add value to end products. California Expanded Metal Products...
Improperly adjusted Air Counter Balance Pressure will cause excessive wear and damage to your stamping press. Crazy, when you think about it, that a component that cost less than $50.00 creates damage that can cost tens of thousands of dollars in damage?