Control the metal flow
Electronic ShimmingTM adjusts the flow of metal dynamically during the deep draw and greatly improves products quality.
The Electronic Shimming™ Plate is a 80 mm thick metal plate with built-in membranes that transfer hydraulic pressure to the metal sheet.
Without Electronic Shimming™
Wrinkles and scratches in finished product.
With Electronic Shimming™
Flawless product quality with perfect blankhold control
Throw away the shims!Hydraulico’s patented Electronic Shimming PlateTM offers extreme blankhold control and short start-up time in monoblock deep drawing. With deep drawing, material flow changes significantly during drawing, often causing problems with wrinkles and cracks. Electronic ShimmingTM reduces scrap rates, facilitates production control, and allows for quick and uncomplicated tool changing.
The systemThe Electronic ShimmingTM system developed by Hydraulico has three components:
- The Electronic Shimming Unit which is a complete electronic and hydraulic system,
- a control panel and
- The Electronic Shimming Plate.