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Webinar - The Quintus Flexform™ process for low volume production

Learn how to produce sheet metal parts with complex shapes in small volumes. In the webinar we will discuss how the high pressure Flexform technology can provide value to the vehicle sheet metal fabrication industry.

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Customer Conversations - Jobro Sheet Metal Technology

Find out why Quintus Fluid Cell Presses is the heart of Jobro´s production line.

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Reference Case - Airbus Defence and Space

To secure high equipment availability and improve productivity, Airbus Defence and Space decided to upgrade a Flexform Fluid Cell Press in one of its production plants. The press was originally designed and commissioned by Quintus in 2002. The upgrade was performed during a planned maintenance stop, and the press was back in operation after a record-short time thanks to great teamwork and meticulous planning

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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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Quintus Technologies Flexcell Concept

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The Flexcell™ Concept takes the time for tool changes and new tool set-up from hours to seconds. The Flexcell™ concept substantially increases productivity, allowing fabrication of small production batches, when a wide variety of part shapes is required.

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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 force capacity of 85,000 tons, and respectively 92,000 tons. A decision made some five years years ago to further strengthen the service co-operation with Quintus Technologies has provided Jobro an equipment availability improvement by 25%! The key to success has been a joint long-term commitment.

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White Paper - Forming Simulation Correlation with the Flexform Hydroform Technology

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 formed sheet. The technique allows sheet metal to be formed in different thicknesses in one and the same tool, as the blank will take the shape of the single rigid tool half. Flexform pressing is used for low volume production and prototyping, where the low tool cost and short lead time is of essence.

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Mikael Bergkvist, Product Manager Sheet Metal Forming Quintus Technologies Västerås, Sweden View the presentation that showcases that the Flexform technology may be used to form ultra ...
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Daher Cost Cutting Sheet Metal Forming Reference Case with Quintus Technologies
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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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The Ford New Model Programs Development Center in Dearborn have successfully operated a 93,000 ton Quintus Flexform press for more than two decades. The Flexform ...
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Data Sheet - 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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White Paper - Recent Hydroform and Flexform Development

White paper by Sture Olsson, Quintus Technologies.  In Flexform, sheet metal is formed over one rigid, shape-defining tool half by a flexible rubber diaphragm supported by hydraulic pressure. The technology has been the preferred sheet metal fabrication method within the aerospace airframe industry for decades. The automotive industry has more recently successfully adopted the technology within prototyping and low volume production.

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Brochure - Shaping the automotive prototyping industry

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 by high hydraulic pressure. The use of a single rigid tool half results in short lead times, low tool costs, fast try-out and easy tool modification after component design changes.

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