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We have been awarded a U.S. patent for our High-Pressure Wiper System (Patent No. 2008/0202189-A1) which combines the durability and heft of a traditional solid wiper die with the economy of an inserted wiper for use in high-pressure or other extreme tube bending.  (9/8/08)

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Our latest technical article, "The Right Stuff: Specifying Materials for Tube-Bending Tools" is now on-line.  (5/12/08)

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Our standardized "forward mandrel, low pressure" set-up procedure is featured in the March 2008 edition of the Tube & Pipe Journal.  (3/1/08)

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Now available on-line is our instructional video for the assembly of poppet-link mandrels.  (12/3/07)

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We welcome to the Bend Tooling team new sales engineer, Steve Parrow.  Please contact Steve with any inquiries you have about our line of tube-bending tools.  (11/1/07)

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You can now contact our office manager, Mary Green, through her new e-mail address, mgreen@bendtooling.com.  (10/1/07)

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Bend Tooling Inc. announces a custom tooling service for builders and distributors of tube-bending machines.  (5/9/07)

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Bridget Dupont-Tingley, our business development and credit manager, has a new extension for voice mail.  It is "103".  (4/1/07)

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Bend Tooling Inc. announces the filing of a patent application for its new product: The high-pressure wiper assembly.  The design combines the convenience and cost-savings of an inserted wiper with the integrity and durability of the traditional solid-body wiper. (2/28/07)

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Bend Tooling technical bulletin #0611 "The Wiper Feathered Edge (Part II)" is now available.  Click here if you have not received your free subscription to this series. (2/5/07)

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Bend Tooling technical bulletin #0609 "The Wiper Feathered Edge (Part I)" is now available.  Click here if you have not received your free subscription to this series. (1/8/07)

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Bend Tooling technical bulletin #0607 "Poppet Links vs. Split Links" is now available.  Click here if you have not received your free subscription to this series. (12/5/06)

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New!  Bend Tooling's Guide to Industry Resources for Tube-Bending is now up and running. (10/13/06)

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New!  Bend Tooling's mandrel and wiper charts are now on-line.  Click here to use them. (9/22/06)

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Bend Tooling's poppet links vs. split links (all the other guys).  Check it out. (8/7/06)

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See our new ads for BEND TOOLING'S Shockmate tube-bending die sets in the August issue of Tube & Pipe Journal, the August issue of Performance Racing Industry, and the September issue of Tube & Pipe Technology. (7/10/06)

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Look for us on the cover of the June issue of the Tube & Pipe Journal.  We contributed the cover story for that issue, which is about wiper design. (6/1/06)

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On April 1, 2006, Bend Tooling Inc. celebrates its 20th anniversary of making tooling for the rotary-draw tube-bending industry. (3/27/06)

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New technical article published, "The Wiper Feathered Edge: The Large Impact of Small Things", and available here. (2/10/06)

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The latest Bend Tooling technical bulletin is now available.  Click here if you have not received your free subscription to this series. (2/1/06)

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Shockmate die sets, the next generation of Datafactured™ bend dies, clamp dies, and pressure dies, are now available from Bend Tooling. (1/9/06)

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Bend Tooling Inc. is now a member of the Specialty Equipment Market Association.  (12/19/05)

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Bend Tooling Inc. announces a new product: The high-pressure wiper assembly.  The design combines the convenience and cost-savings of an inserted wiper with the integrity and durability of the traditional solid-body wiper. (11/1/05)

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The Tube & Pipe Technology Group of the Society of Manufacturing Engineers has officially linked to the Bend Tooling Encyclopedia as the best resource on the Internet for rotary-draw tube-bending information. (10/1/05)

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