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Technically Speaking by Wilson Tool International aims to help you solve common fabrication issues in a quick and simple way.

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Punch Selection using a bend limit graph

A bend limit graph is a handy tool for checking your punch profile for interference with the bend you need to make. See how you can use a bend limit graph to ensure you’ve got the right profile in your tool set. A Bend Limit Graph is less cumbersome than cutouts or models and quicker to use than a software program when making less complicated decisions. Watch this how-to video to see how it works.

Quicktap™ Tool setup

The QuickTap™ tapping tool is a super-fast, streamlined way to tap threads in the punch press. Able to tap up to 200 holes per minute, it saves time and labor by eliminating secondary threading operations. In this episode, host Jason Esch provides a helpful walk-thru of adjustment and prepping the QuickTap tool for action. We learn how to change taps and pitch inserts, shim the tool and prime the pump.

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Wilson Tool International has partnered with Fabricating and Metalworking to produce an ongoing column featuring technical support for fabricators, including tips for increasing production and best practices for getting the most output from your tooling. For additional technical articles, click here.

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