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Hydroforming Manufacturers and Companies

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  • Princeton, MN 800-388-5355

    We have been in business since 1947. Glenn Metalcraft features CNC metal spinning, robotic welding, CNC machining, and assembly for the agricultural, industrial, and commercial equipment markets. Our stable expertise, wide range of services and high-tech equipment fuels our continued innovation. We were one of the first U.S. companies to invest in CNC metal spin forming technology, and we continue to lead the industry in high-quality, close tolerance, heavy gauge metal spinnings.

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  • Dayton, OH 937-275-3303

    LMS is a privately owned company in Dayton, Ohio. We service a broad range of industries from cookware to aerospace. Since the company began in 1993, LMS has become a nationally respected and sought after metal spinning company. We earned our excellent reputation by focusing on the customer first. We believe you will receive the best customer service and reliable quality here.

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  • Bensenville, IL 630-595-3900

    Century Metal Spinning provides high-quality aluminum & stainless steel metal spinning. Products can also be spun from titanium, copper, silver, gold & other materials. Examples of our products include rings, spheres, tubes, cylinders & tank heads. With our ISO 9001 & AS9100 certifications, we proudly serve aerospace, electronics, marine, military, pharmaceutical and a number of other industries.

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  • Indianapolis, IN 800-432-8872

    Here at G&G Metal Spinners, Inc. we work to make sure that you are receiving the top notch high quality parts that you need for your next project. We offer alloys up to 1 1/4 inch thick and 2 1/2 inch thick in Aluminum. With our cost effective methods and state of the art machinery, you can count on us for your large quantity or heavy gauged orders. Call us today for more information!

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  • Elyria, OH 440-323-8068

    Elyria Metal Spinning and Fab. Co, Inc. combines experience with up-to-date, state-of-the-art equipment to produce the best in aluminum, steel, brass, copper and stainless steel spun components up to 48" in diameter. The job shop offers hand, automatic and CNC spinning as well as several preparatory and secondary operations, allowing us to meet and exceed customer expectations every time. Visit our website or call us today!

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Hydroforming

Hydroforming is a metalworking process in which pressurized fluids are used to shape metals. Hydroforms are produced in equipment called fluid dies. A fluid die is a specially shaped, hardened metal shape in which another metal part can be placed and subject to hydraulic pressure in order to take on the shape of the die.

Hydroforming is used by metalworkers to create complex, light weight metal shapes of even wall thickness and good qualities of strength. Hydroforming is a cold working process, which means that it is performed at or near room temperature. This allows for qualities of strength and durability to be imparted unto the metal as it is formed. Hydroforming is an attractive alternative to hot metalworking processes, which are very widely used metal shaping processes, but which involve a higher risk of metal oxidation and other undesirable composition changes. The largest consumer of hydroformed metal parts is the automotive industry. Automotive metal tubes in particular are often shaped by hydroforming processes; hydroforming can create complex shapes with irregular dimensions without decreasing tube wall thickness. Other commonly hydroformed parts include bicycle components, flexible metal bellows, chemical transmission pipes and many other products.

Hydroforming is a cost-effective way to shape metals. During the process, hydraulic fluids force metal around the contours of a die, so the material has a more consistent thickness. Hydroforming uses fluid pressure in a conventional tool set to form the part into the desired shape of the die. Hydroforming is advantageous because it can perform in one operation what other methods perform in three, while still maintaining the stiffness of the finished product. Four primary types of hydroforming currently exist. The most popular type, hydroforming of tubes, is usually performed at low pressure and offers tubular parts with improved integrity and structural performance. Panel hydroforming, often used in the aerospace industry, is a high-pressure process that is used to achieve the correct material flow. The third type, low-pressure hydroforming, involves reshaping tubes when the cross-section definition is not strict. High-pressure hydroforming, the fourth type, also reshapes the tube, but more drastically. In this type of hydroforming, the length-to-circumference ratio can change up to 50 percent. Aluminum, aluminum alloys, carbon steel, mild steel, copper, brass and bronze alloys, nickel, and nickel alloys are metals that are commonly used in hydroforming.

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Hydroforming – Acme Metal Spinning Inc.
Hydroforming – Acme Metal Spinning Inc.
Hydroforming – Lansco Manufacturing Services
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Hydroforming – Lansco Manufacturing Services
Hydroforming – Lansco Manufacturing Services
Hydroforming – Lansco Manufacturing Services