WHITE BEAR LAKE, MINN., June 21, 2017 – Summer school is just around the corner for sheet metal manufacturers. Fox Valley Technical College in Oshkosh, Wis. will be the host site for two days of in-depth courses on June 27 and 28 called the “Wilson Tool Summer Brake School: Improving Bending Workflow.”
Designed to arm manufacturers with valuable career skills necessary to tackle on-the-job obstacles found in common manufacturing processes, the curriculum will present proven manufacturing solutions and press brake techniques.
Where: Fox Valley Technical College
150 North Campbell Road
Oshkosh, WI 54902
When: June 27 – 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
June 28 – 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Local media are invited to attend at any time throughout the two-day schedule.
The course is spearheaded by Minnesota-based Wilson Tool International, the largest independent manufacturer of tooling systems for punch presses, press brakes, and punch and die components for the stamping and tableting industries.
View the entire two-day agenda here. For additional information or to schedule an interview outside the course times, contact Robin Scherrer, 612-238-3007 or [email protected].
Participants can expect:
Solidworks design specific to sheet metal
Hands-on programming and bending at the press brake
Lean press brake methods for operations
Punch and die selection using bend limit graphs and air bend force chart
Organization at the press brake
Bending a part from the program, produced in the programming seminar
LazerGuard options for the press brake
Expert instructors from Cincinnati Incorporated, Solidworks by Computer Aided Technology (CATI), Greenheck Fan Corporation, Lazersafe and Wilson Tool International
About Wilson Tool
Since 1966, Wilson Tool International® has been a leading provider of tooling solutions that enhance the performance of sheet metal fabricating machinery worldwide. Wilson Tool is the world’s largest independent manufacturer of tooling systems for punch presses, press brakes, and punch and die components for the stamping industry. Products are manufactured at the company’s world headquarters in White Bear Lake, Minn., USA, as well as manufacturing facilities in England, China, Brazil and Italy. Exacta product lines are manufactured in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Wilson Tool’s network of sales engineers and international distributors operate in virtually every industrialized nation around the globe.
June 21, 2017