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The Development of Progressive Stamping and the Role it Plays in the History of Metal Stamping in Minneapolis, MN

February 10th, 2017 · No Comments

Metal stamping has played a significant role in manufacturing industries for hundreds of years, from technological advancements to wars and beyond. Each decade in the history of metal stamping has its own notable advancements in stamping technology, in the last decade of the 1800’s, the first records of a progressive die were published. The development […]

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Advantages of In-Die Staking for High Quality Custom Stamping in Minneapolis, MN

January 11th, 2017 · 2 Comments

Precision metal stamping is a complex process with many advanced operations at each stage. Each part alone demands its own variations on the process, and to manufacture an original part means establishing an original variation of operations that creates a process virtually unique to the production of that part. As a custom precision metal stamper, […]

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Basic Terms and Techniques Used for Precision Metal Stamping in Minneapolis, MN

December 30th, 2016 · No Comments

Manufacturing industries across the U.S. provide the basic parts and materials for industries further along the supply chain, and despite the foundational qualities of the products that many manufacturing companies create, the design and production process is often just as complex and demands just as much research and attention as the process for products made […]

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Producing Quality Parts with Method Management and Decision Making for Metal Stamping in Minneapolis, MN

December 8th, 2016 · No Comments

For over 50 years, Thomas Engineering Company has consistently produced quality parts and continued navigating new technology developed within the metal forming industry. Our engineers and technicians are highly experienced and capable professionals, and our equipment is state-of-the-art stamping machinery, but TEC has remained a leader in the precision stamping industry for other reasons as […]

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Join Us in San Jose, CA, for the 2016 BIOMEDevice Event to Learn More About Metal Stamping in Minneapolis, MN

December 6th, 2016 · No Comments

The annual BIOMEDevice show exhibits over 350 innovators, engineering and manufacturing leaders, and technology expos in the medical device industry from across the globe. The BIOMDevice show features the best and newest in Medical Design & Manufacturing (MD&M), including industry giants like Phillips-Medisize and Mitsubishi Electric. Thomas Engineering Company is proud to stand alongside these […]

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Improving Your Experience With Metal Stamping in Minneapolis, MN

November 28th, 2016 · No Comments

Thomas Engineering Company (TEC) has been a leading company in the metal stamping industry for over 50 years, but we’re continually searching for new ways to improve our production, products, and service. We are committed to providing our customers with the high-quality parts they need, but we also place great importance on excellence in customer […]

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The Difference in Excellence with Punching and Cutting with Precision Metal Stamping in Minneapolis, MN

October 9th, 2016 · No Comments

There are many commonalities in the techniques and equipment used in the metal stamping industry across the globe. This can make it difficult to pinpoint where differences in quality mark some companies as better suited to produce a part than others. At Thomas Engineering Company, we are committed to performing precision metal stamping in Minneapolis, MN, […]

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Advantages of In-Die Tapping with Precision Metal Stamping in Minneapolis, MN

October 2nd, 2016 · 1 Comment

Metal stamping operations across the globe are largely universal, and in most cases, the common procedures in the manufacturing process are the best choices in terms of efficiency, cost, and accuracy. However, there are times when choosing one specific method of performing an operation over another can change the results in all aspects of production. […]

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Material Basics Part I: Steels Used for TEC Metal Stamping in Minneapolis, MN

August 3rd, 2016 · 2 Comments

This is Part I of a three-part series covering metal stamping materials used at TEC. Part II covers copper and copper alloys, and Part III covers aluminum and other alloys. Metal stamping serves a significant range of industries, providing parts used in anything from large vehicles and machinery down to the smallest metal parts needed […]

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Casting vs Stamping: Advantages of Precision Metal Stamping in Minneapolis, MN

May 12th, 2016 · 1 Comment

Metal casting and stamping are two methods of metal forming that have been around for over a century. The oldest stamping techniques have evolved significantly over the years and now capable of forming precision-based complex parts, from microcircuits to components of heavy machinery. While metal casting has evolved in its own ways, today’s technology in […]

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