Sheet Metal Fabrication

Sheet metal fabrication is the process of using both sheet and extruded alloys to manufacture simple to complex shapes and configurations that are used in assemblies. There are many different operations used under the sheet metal fabrication. See our full capabilities below.

Capabilities

CNC Turret Punch

  • CNC Turret Punch (Amada) will complete complex shapes in sheet metal using a rotating turret with specialty punch configurations.
  • Ability to nest parts to optimize sheet yield
  • Maximum Part size: 34″ x 144″
  • Material Gage: .020″ to .190″

waterjetWater Jet

  • Machines a wide range of materials and thicknesses, from metals and composites to glass and plastic
  • Max sheet size 12’2” x 5’8”
    • MAXJET 5i nozzle
    • Mini MAXJET 5i nozzle
    • 18-40k PSI

Punch Press

  • 125 Ton Capacity (Aida)
  • Maximum tool Size: 24″ x 24″
  • High production of single shape parts

Fabrication

Skills has the capabilities and equipment to fabricate quick turn parts using manual equipment. Our staff is trained in manual layout and fabrication of sheet metal or extruded parts complete per drawing specifications. Including sheet metal forming of complex shapes and configurations.

Forming

  • Hot Joggle
  • Rubber Head Press
  • Capable of forming complex shapes
  • Capable for forming up to 8′
  • Material Gage: .020″ x .250″

Deburr

  • Technical Deburr
  • Technical capabilities of both BAC5300 & BAC5730
  • Part Lengths up to 24 Feet
  • 24 hour operations to support customer emergencies
  • Vibratory capability for high production volumes
EQUIPMENT MODEL QTY TABLE SIZE NOTES
CNC Punch Amada Pega 345 1 36″ x 120″ 33 Ton, 58 Station
Maxiem 1530 Waterjet Omax 1 48″ x 120″ 3 Axis CNC Waterjet System
Hot Joggle Press Murdock 1 2.5 x .250″ x 8.0″ Hot joggle press with Die sets
Hot Joggle Press Eagle Press 3B Die Set 1 4.0 x .25 x 8′ Hot joggle press with Die sets
Rubber Head Press Dake 1 25″ x 30″ x 45″ 12″ Depth Rubber Box 300 ton
Brake Press Strippet 1 4 ft Standard Back Stop
Brake Press Amada 3 6 ft Programmable Backstop
Punch Press Aida 1 26″ x 42″ 125 Ton
Punch Press Rousselle 1 18″ x 30″ 60 Ton
Punch Press Roper Whitney 1 12″ x 12″ 6 Ton
Sheet Roller .250″ Aluminum 42″ Length 1 .250″ x 42″ Roller
Notcher Di-Acro 1 24″ x 24″ 16 Gage Max
Notcher Radius Roper Whitney 1 13″ Multi Radius
Corner Shear Amada 1 12″ x 12″ 90 Degree
Power Shear Cincinnati 1 10 ft .250 Max Thick, Auto Back Stop
Automatic Sandblast System Empire Blast IL4884-RS 1 24″ wide conveyor 9 gun rotary head