May-June 2020, Webinar Series

PMA is offering a series of Technical Webinars this summer, sponsored by Moeller Precision Tool. PMA’s Technical Director Peter Ulintz will cover a variety of topics related to progressive dies that will help your company reduce costs, solve problems, and increase performance. To learn more and register for the webinars, visit: https://www.pma.org/technical

Maximizing Progressive Die Performance: This webinar examines the major factors influencing progressive performance and part quality, including a focus on feed angles and proper pilot-release timing (including lag-time compensation). 
Thursday, May 21, 2020
Webinar: 1:00 – 2:30 PM ET

Reducing the Cost of Die Repair and Maintenance: This webinar examines the difference between repair and maintenance, and explores the benefits of four primary maintenance programs: reactive, preventive, predictive and proactive.
Thursday, June 11, 2020
Webinar: 1:00 – 2:30 PM ET

Die Improvements to Ease Maintenance: This webinar presents tips for easing progressive die maintenance. Most of the tips presented can be implemented on dies that already are built or in production.
Thursday, June 18, 2020
Webinar: 1:00 – 2:30 PM ET

The Impact of Sheet Metal Type on Die Maintenance Costs: This webinar looks at the impact of sheet metal thickness, type and temper (aluminum, copper alloys, mild steel, stainless steel, HSLA and AHSS) on press performance (tonnage, energy, reverse unloading), forming modes (bending, drawing and stretching), die wear and die breakage.
Thursday, June 18, 2020
Webinar: 1:00 – 2:30 PM ET