Ceratizit Italia has announced it will be participating in the 32nd annual meeting of cold forming specialists, 32. Jahrestreffen der Kaltmassivumformer, in Düsseldorf, Germany, February 22 – 23 2017.
The well-established meeting for the cold forming industry will focus on trends and results from the fields of tools, materials and component development, coating technology, lubricants, forming machines and process optimisation in development and production.
During the event, Ceratizit will present a paper discussing carbide tools for cold forming. Key themes of the lecture include:
- Carbide grade selection for metal forming tools
- Design principles of hard metal tools for stamping, drawing, forging and other cold forming processes
- Tools analysis and optimisation based on FEM simulation
- Hard metal: Powder Metallurgy material based on tungsten carbide