Fabrication equipment has been one of the bright areas during the pandemic. With machine shops being deemed essential in Ohio, some business are working like nothing ever happened. Besides social distancing and wearing masks, the days go on how they used to. Production is up for many places and fabrication equipment is getting more traffic for many dealers and this includes used fabrication like HGR sells. Formers, press brakes, shears and more await you in HGR’s Fabrication category. Let’s talk more about the items you will find here.
Bandsaws use a blade that is continuously moving, while the piece being cut, is move through the blade. The blade powered by a drive wheel and an idler wheel. HGR has a variety of vertical and horizontal bandsaws currently available from maker like Peerless, DoAll, Amada, and Hyd Mech all listed in the fabrication category. DoAll was founded by Leighton A. Wilkie, who invented and manufactured the first metal cutting saw in 1933. The company was built off of innovation when Leighton and his father developed an automotive connecting rod alignment machine. New bandsaws can cost ten of thousands of dollars. By looking through HGR’s selection of used bandsaws, you can help grow your production by adding another machine.
Press Brakes are pressing tools used for bending sheet and plate material. The most common of these being sheet metal that it forms by clamping the material between a punch and die. As to why they call it a press brake, I was curious and read an article at the fabricator.com that got into more detail add history than I was ready for. As for HGR, the fabricating equipment category Is full of brands like Amada, Wysong, Cincinnati, LVD, and almost all other major makes and models. Make sure you browse through a few pages to see the variety and selection. Sue the filters to get more detailed on what you want to search for.