Category: Cold Processing

Cold Drawing

Drawing is a metalworking process which uses tensile forces to stretch metalor glass. As the metal is drawn (pulled), it stretches thinner, into a desired shape and thickness. Drawing is classified in two types: sheet metal drawing and wire, bar, and tube drawing. The specific definition for sheet metal drawing is that it involves plastic deformation over a curved axis. For wire, bar, and tube drawing the starting […]

Roughing or Rough Turning