A small plate or tab fastened to the pressure die (and for some machine models, the clamp die) in order to fixture the die to the machine by means of hanging it from the follower bar (or clamp slide block).
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A complete guide to the principles of the 4-Step set-up for tube-bending tools
This is a printable handbook showing how to implement in four standardized steps the “forward mandrel” set-up for rotary-draw tube-bending machines and establish process control over the so-called black art. The procedure is based upon the guiding principle that the tools make the bend and takes advantage of the inserted design of modern mandrel tooling.