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Discover Shockmate™, The Next Generation Of Die Sets For Rotary-Draw Tube Bending

 

Bend Tooling supplies the entire package for rotary-draw tube-bending.  Manufactured with Datafacturing ®, the most advanced machining technology in the industry, our new generation of Shockmate die sets are unsurpassed in fit and finish.  Plus, these tools are tough!

 




Die Set Features & Options

 

Standard die sets for most makes and models of rotary-draw tube-bending machines:

  • Bend die with precision-machined inserted clamp

  • Reversible for left-hand and right-hand mounting (for 3-inch/75mm machines)

  • Single thru-keyway

  • Lifting holes (for bend dies larger than 10 inches (250mm in diameter)

  • Reversible clamp die with T-key or hanger bracket

  • Reversible pressure die with hanger brackets

  • Non-interlocked

  • Zero-lip die cavities

  • Smooth or V-Type (fine) serrated clamp cavities

  • Proprietary metallurgy and case-hardening for shock-resistance and durability

Options for standard die sets:

  • Double-inserted bend die

  • Double keyway and closed-end keyway

  • Precision posthole shoulders for mounting to tie-bar

  • Interlocked

  • Captive-lip die cavities

  • W-Type (extra-fine) serrated clamp cavities

Stackable die sets (for multi-bend operations):

  • Includes all features and options of our standard die sets

  • Inter-die locating keys and hubs

  • Compound clamps, both simple and complex

  • Also available with a single-piece multi-cavity (stacked) radius block

Tapered-leaf die sets (for square and rectangular tubing)

  • Bend die with precision-machined inserted clamp

  • Double thru-keyway or double closed-end keyway

  • Lifting holes (for bend dies larger than 12 inches in diameter)

  • Clamp die with T-key or hanger bracket

  • Pressure die with hanger brackets

  • Tapered-leaf cavity interlock to ensure tight closure around tubing and easy release of tubing upon completion of the bend

  • Proprietary metallurgy and case-hardening for shock-resistance and durability

Platform die sets (for small-radius and serpentine bends)

  • Bend die with precision-machined inserted clamp

  • Clamp die with T-key or hanger bracket

  • Pressure die with hanger brackets

  • Non-interlocked (interlocking dies are optional)

  • Zero-lip die cavities (captive-lip dies are optional)

  • Smooth or serrated clamp cavities

  • Proprietary metallurgy and case-hardening for shock-resistance and durability


 

For Price and Delivery

 

Contact Steve Parrow (sparrow@bendtooling.com) by e-mail, fax (616-454-9958), or phone (616-454-9965 or toll-free 1-800-284-8823).  Click here to print out a quotation request form you can use.  Send us the following information about your tube-bending application, and we will specify for you the complete tool set you need, including mandrel and wiper:

  • Tube shape and size,

  • Wall thickness,

  • Centerline radius of bend,

  • Degree of bend,

  • Tube material,

  • Make and model of machine,

  • Mandrel threading,

  • Wiper mounting pattern,

  • Special clamping considerations -- e.g., short mid-tangent.

Click here for full information on how to request a quotation for a complete tool set from Bend Tooling.


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