Our Research

Die Design

The following images illustrate this research area.

 

Hot Tube Forming Die Design

Gas hot forming die with a cooling system

Upgrade the hot forming die with cooling

New Design for Square Tube

Rod plugs with teflon rings

New rod plugs with different size inserts

Novel docking plugs


Deep Drawing Dies

Basic design guidelines of punch device

Progressive die for cupping


Bulging Die for Dofasco

Hydraulic bulge test


Bending Dies

V-bending die with a ball bearing guide system

U-bending die for Dofasco


Tensile Test Dies

Biaxial tensile test rig