Case Study from Volvo Trucks on Improving Three Parts Using AutoForm-Sigma for a Firewall Panel, Side Roof Panel & a Front Reinforcement for the Back Cabin – the Results are in! Today’s blog post is special in that it introduces…

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Is Industry 4.0 Already Here? Talking about communicating, transferring information or data in an era where these functionalities have been made simpler than ever may sound silly; well, I can assure you that data, or more generically “information”, travelling from…

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Validating the Tribology Argument Through a Customer Project A very interesting project involving Skoda and TriboForm was recently successfully completed. What’s so fascinating about this project was that TriboForm incorporated actual methods utilized in production into their simulation model. Two…

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This blog post introduces a new series of articles coming out of the French AutoForm world. Below you’ll see real results for the simulation of hotforming of aluminum alloys . Today’s featured metal forming company is Constellium, a leading supplier…

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Applying Simulation to the Unified Forming of a Hollow & Arch-shaped Side Frame With more articles coming out of Japan this blog post brings a case study to the English speaking world for the first time. Chiyoda Kogyo Co. Ltd is…

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How to ‘Read the Signs’ in Secondary Tool Compensation In the sheet metal forming industry the compensation of surface as countermeasure of the springback effect of the metal part is a practical and common technique used since “the dawn of…

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AutoForm’s 2017 Survey – Voice of the Customer Given the need to improve services in line with customer demand and feature request AutoForm carries out its customer satisfaction survey periodically. Since the last feedback was obtained in 2014 AutoForm has…

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Setting the Record Straight on Accuracy in Japan An Interview with Bart Carleer PhD Corporate Technical Director Following our last post on ‘85% Accuracy Rate Realised in First Tryouts‘ this blog post continues to publish our never before seen Japanese…

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A Case Study from Japan – Implementing AutoFormplus R5 and AutoForm-DieDesignerplus AutoForm has a store of success stories from Japan which have not seen the light of day in the English speaking world. This blog post introduces the first release of…

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Accounting for the 1000th Stroke in the ASPECT Project Right now TriboForm is undertaking an ambitious project that started in May 2016. Twelve European industrial and academic partners have joined. Their project is ambitious in that it aims to allow…

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