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Roller Die + Forming and the Appliance Industry

Whether your company is mass producing dishwashers or providing full commercial kitchens, this industry has a need for very tight tolerances and the ability to work with a wide variety of materials and therefore, roll forming is ideal for the appliance industry. The roll forming process allows your company the ability to acquire the metal components it requires in the most cost-effective way. The roll forming process is very consistent [...]

By |February 16th, 2021|Roll Forming|0 Comments

Roller Die + Forming and the Material Handling Industry

Roller Die + Forming frequently works within the material handling industry. Material handling is the movement, protection and storage of materials and products through warehousing, distribution, consumption and disposal. Material handling incorporates a wide range of manual, semi-automated and automated equipment and systems that support supply chain and logistics. Essential to Success Material handling is essential to the success of any warehouse. The proper materials handling protocol will prevent accidents [...]

By |January 29th, 2021|Roll Forming|0 Comments

Roller Die Makes Parts from Many Metals

While we talk a lot about steel roll forming, all the different shapes we can make from steel, and the advantages of cold rolled steel to many markets, don’t forget we can roll form other metals as well. In fact, aluminum roll forming is a common way to create light aluminum parts for appliances, decorative trim for the marine industry, and many other uses. The same shapes rolled in steel, [...]

By |January 26th, 2021|Roll Forming|0 Comments

Rolling into 2021: Roller Die’s Projections

The last year brought unexpected challenges and a global situation that no one expected. Everyone at Roller Die + Forming was happy to celebrate the new year and is looking into 2021 with excitement. There are a couple of key trends our team is focused on, making 2021 look like a promising year for those who are ready for the changes. Biden Economic Policy A big change we anticipate in [...]

By |January 11th, 2021|Roll Forming|0 Comments

Roller Die + Forming rolls custom parts for Santa’s Workshop

Rapidly growing custom metal forming company Roller Die works with the elves at Santa's Workshop to make custom solar racks for field and rooftop use, powering Santa's workshop into the future. NORTH POLE, December 25, 2020 -- It takes acres of solar to power the North Pole factories throughout the summer. That's why Santa's engineering team reached out to Roller Die + Forming to help manufacture custom racks for their [...]

By |December 23rd, 2020|Holiday News|0 Comments

Customer Advantages with Upgraded Equipment

The plant managers at Roller Die + Forming are always working on upgrading equipment, in ways small and large. From upgraded hand tools to ensure employee safety and accuracy to new roll mills, management is willing to invest wisely in the future. Our new roll mills allow us to place rolls closer together which leads to a number of advantages. First, the new mills can hold tighter tolerances in roll [...]

By |November 12th, 2020|Roll Forming|0 Comments

Roller Die’s Focus on Speed Helps in a Changing Market

We often talk about Roller Die’s focus on speed. This may mean turning around most quotes in 24 hours or less, getting good responses from sales and customer service, and quickly handling problems. Internally, however, our focus on speed goes deeper and has really helped many of our customers adapt and adjust to the changing marketplace. Thanks to the efforts of our plant managers, our focus on speed has led [...]

By |October 29th, 2020|Roll Forming|0 Comments

Roller Die Creates Tooling for Aluminum Angles

Steel isn’t the only material that can be easily roll formed. Aluminum is another excellent option for parts where weight and flexibility are key. Parts made from various different grades and finishes of aluminum are great for applications where structures move and flex and weigh much less than a comparable part made from steel. Transportation is one field where aluminum parts are used, including cars, trucks, airplanes, space applications, and [...]

By |October 26th, 2020|Roll Forming|0 Comments

Planning for Steel Mill Outages to Avoid Material Shortage

Roller Die customers are encouraged to place orders for the coming months as soon as possible. Steel mills across the country are reporting outages for various reasons, driving up the costs of raw material and the time to receive that material. While most of the outages are due to scheduled equipment maintenance, unplanned outages are also occurring. Since steel is one of the more common metals used in roll forming, [...]

By |October 26th, 2020|Roll Forming|0 Comments

7 Reasons Roll Forming is More Efficient

Roll forming is a process that involves passing coiled sheet metal through a horizontal series of rotating dies to produce the desired shape. This method offers a flexible and cost-efficient process of shaping metals into different shapes or custom cross-section profiles. Roll forming is superior to other metal forming processes, and it is used in a wide range of industrial processes, including steel fabrication, metal fabricators, and more. Below are [...]

By |October 15th, 2020|Roll Forming|0 Comments