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Induction Hot Heading Steel Wire for the Fastener Industry

Jun 25, 2019 4:32:17 PM / by Brett Daly posted in Fastener Heating, hot heading


A fastener manufacturer contacted THE LAB at Ambrell as they needed to preheat steel wire prior to hot heading. The end products were screws. They wanted to heat steel wire to 350 °F (177 °C) within seconds. They turned to induction because they wanted to increase tool life with hot heading, as cold heading is harder on tooling.

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Heating Solutions for the Fastener Industry

Oct 19, 2016 12:32:38 PM / by Brett Daly posted in Fastener Heating, Tradeshows

We are proud to be a leading supplier of induction heating solutions to the fastener industry. Our systems are commonly used in applications such as hot heading, thread rolling and thread patching. In light of this, we are excited to be exhibiting at next week's National Industrial Fastener and Mill Supply Expo at the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV USA. The exposition runs October 26-27. 

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3 Ways to Use Induction Heating for Fastener Production

Oct 19, 2015 6:18:00 AM / by Brett Daly posted in Fastener Heating

Heating with induction is an innovative method which has proven itself in numerous industries for numerous manufacturing processes. Why? the answer is: induction heating is an efficient, effective, repeatable, non contact and safe process - perfect for fastener heating. Now, there are many ways to implement it into a manufacturing process. But what can Ambrell induction heating do for fastener manufacturers? Let's find out. 

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Induction Rivet Heating for Hot Heading in Turbine Manufacturing

Oct 19, 2015 5:28:00 AM / by Brett Daly posted in Fastener Heating, Rivet Heating

Rivet heating prior to head forming and hot heading is a popular application in the turbine manufacturing industry. A UK manufacturer of turbines for maritime vehicles wanted to switch to induction heating and contacted THE LAB at Ambrell for an application test on steel rivets.

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