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Webinar - The Quintus Hydroform process for low volume sheet metal forming

Learn how to produce sheet metal parts with complex shapes in small volumes. At the webinar we will provide hands-on examples how to best take advantage of the high pressure forming and how to use various tool designs, including cavity tools, block tools, expansion tools and movable punch tools.

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Data Sheet - Fluid Cell Type Presses - Type QFC
Quintus offers a full line of standard models of Flexform (QFC) Presses with rectangular trays dimensions up to 1.8 x 3.6 m (71 x 142 in) ...
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Quintus Technologies Whitcraft Aerospace Group Ref. Case
Reference Case - Whitcraft Group
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White Paper - Cut Cost and Lead Time in Jet Engine Production With Flexform Technology

High pressure Flexform technology from Quintus Technologies is the perfect choice for production of complex, high mix, low volume parts in nearly any metal alloys and thicknesses. The use of Flexform is increasing in the jet engine industry, offering possibilities to secure quality and repeatability, and at the same time save both time and costs in the production process.

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Discover how the Quitnus Flexform Technology™ fits into ITP Aero´s production.    
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Quintus Technologies Automotive Prototyping Brochure
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Shaping the automotive prototyping industry with Flexform™ presses  In Flexform, sheet metal is formed over one rigid, shape-defining tool half by a flexible rubber diaphragm supported ...
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Webinar - Learn how to efficiently produce complex jet engine parts in sheet metal

Learn how to eliminate production cost with high pressure hydroforming. We will review three examples of jet engine parts, where the combination of forming simulation, innovative tooling design and the high pressure forming process will be discussed. For this discussion we have chosen a Diffuser, a Tube part and a Heat shield to illustrate the process benefits.

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Forming Simulation Correlation with the Flexform Hydroform Technology  Flexform is a high pressure hydroforming technique using a flexible rubber diaphragm between the pressure medium and the ...
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Innovations in fluid cell tooling and process efficiency dramatically lower the costs of aerospace sheet metal parts  Since the 1960s, aerospace manufacturers, including Boeing, Airbus, Bombardier, ...
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Reference Case - Whitcraft Group
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High Pressure Warm Forming System

Shaping the Aerospace Titanium Industry   The Flexform High Pressure Warm Forming (HPWF) process is a new technology, potentially replacing or complementing traditional hot forming methods, such as super plastic forming (SPF), hot stamping and hot gas forming. The HPWF process operates at a temperature below 270°C (520°F), and at a forming pressure of up to 1,400 bar. The unique combination of high pressure and relatively low temperature provides a cost efficient forming process for alloys like titanium and magnesium.

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Shaping the aerospace airframe industry with Flexform™ presses Quintus Technologies has supplied high-pressure rubber diaphragm presses to the world’s major aircraft manufacturers for decades, such as ...
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Data Sheet - Fluid Cell Type Presses - Type QFL

Quintus QFL hydroforming presses are compact units with circular trays, designed for fast forming of smaller parts. Cycles average below one minute, with maximum pressure of 800 bar. These presses are commonly used for off-loading and back-up for larger rectangular tray presses and for rapid forming of smaller parts.

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Take advantage of the unique benefits the Flexform technology offers the aerospace industry -  Flexform high pressure technology has been used for decades around the globe ...
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Modern Quintus Fluid Cell Deep Draw Press

Flexform™ Deep Draw Presses

The QUINTUS® Deep Draw Presses are the most versatile of the Quintus Flexform presses in terms of forming capabilities. Not only can they form the same kind of parts as Flexform fluid cell presses, but also complex and deep parts which require a deep drawing function. This is performed with the rigid tool half – a movable punch and blank holder – and by controlling the forming pressure as a function of the draw depth. The circular Flexform unit contains the flexible rubber diaphragm.

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Reference Case - Daher
Daher cuts costs with high-pressure parts forming Daher-Socata is a manufacturer of aircraft and Tier 1 equipment and components serving commercial and military aviation customers around ...
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Quintus Forming and Process Experience Deep Draw Press White Paper

White Paper - Forming and process experience from the operation of a 3,000 ton Flexform deep draw press

The Siemens modern production facilities in Trollhättan, Sweden encompass 8,600 m2 with a recent expansion of 3,700 m2 shop floor. The production is flow oriented and run via the lean principles.

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Jobro Sheet Metal Forming and Quintus Technologies metal forming
Reference Case - Quintus Care Program - Jobro Sheet Metal Technology
The Swedish company Jobro Sheet Metal Technology AB runs a successful sheet metal forming business, operating two impressive 20-year old Quintus presses, having a press ...
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White Paper - Forming and process experience from the operation of a 3,000 ton Flexform deep draw press
The Siemens modern production facilities in Trollhättan, Sweden encompass 8,600 m2 with a recent expansion of 3,700 m2 shop floor. The production is flow oriented ...
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Quintus Technologies Flexform Sheet Metal Forming Press
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The QFC 0.7x1.8 fluid cell press is designed specifically for the needs of small and medium sized lower tier sheet metal part providers. With its ...
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Quintus Technologies sheet metal forming for jet engine manufacturing

Brochure - Shaping the jet engine industry

Shaping the jet engine industry with Flexform™ presses   Quintus Technologies has supplied high-pressure rubber diaphragm presses to the world’s major aircraft manufacturers for decades, such as Airbus, Boeing, Bombardier, Embraer, Alenia, British Aerospace, Aerospatial, EADS, Cessna, China Aviation, Mitsubishi, Kale Pratt & Whitney, Daher-Socata and many more. Flexform is also used by leading automotive companies for low-volume sheet metal forming to achieve low cost, high quality parts with short lead times.

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Reference Case - Whitcraft Group
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