Summer Brake School: Improve Bending Workflow

May 24, 2023

Oshkosh, WI

This popular event is returning for a third year. Learn valuable press brake techniques from experts in the field.

Fox Valley Technical College, Advanced Manufacturing Technology Center
4200 Poberezny Road
Oshkosh, WI 54902

Free to all Wilson Tool International customers 

Join industry experts hosted by Wilson Tool International for a 1-day training forum on improving press brake work flow. 


Loris Galloway – Lazersafe
Laser Guarding
• Latest CAMERA-BASED press brake guarding
• Safe-guarding methods to address machine hazards
• ANSI B11.3 requirements for various applications

Steve Brown – Wilson Tool International
Part Marking & Materials
• Identify the problem and solutions for part marking
• Material make up – knowing your material can help in tool selection

Matt Yatsko & Riley Ealy – Cincinnati
Improving Part Quality on a Press Brake
• Importance of proper part measurement
• Solutions for material variations
• Tools to overcome long part challenges

Marty Bever – Greenheck
Set-Up Reduction
• Identify waste
• Advanced solution ideas
• Simple solution ideas

David Bray & John Meyer – MC Machinery
Gaining Efficiency in Forming with Technology
• Modern machinery solutions for:
    – Setup time
    – Labor shortages
    – Increased production / leveraging technology

Glen Shuldes – Wilson Tool International
Special Press Brake Tooling Solutions
• Solutions to reduce handling and improve quality
• Identify needs and justify a special tool

7:30am - 8:00am - Registration 
8:00am - 8:35am - Welcome
8:35am - 11:35am - Sessions 1-3
11:35am - 12:30pm - Lunch
12:30pm - 3:20pm - Sessions 4-6
3:20pm - 3:30pm - Closing Remarks 
*Continental breakfast and lunch are provided.

Registration is full. To be placed on the waiting list or for more information, contact Ann Beaupre at [email protected] or call 651-286-5806.