Orders and Installations

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    Red Bud Industries Receives Multi-Blanking Line Order from Aaon Incorporated

    Red Bud Industries recently received an order for a Precision Multi-Blanking Line from Aaon Incorporated, a heating and cooling equipment manufacturer located in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Featured in the line will be Red Bud Industries Servo Roll Feed and CNC Programmable Slitter. The CNC Slitter can be set up in less than two minutes per cut, thus eliminating costly downtime that can occur when using conventional Packed Arbor Slitters. An additional advantage to the system will be the Automatic Strip Divider […]
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    Red Bud Industries Receives Slitting Line Order from National Material of Mexico

    Red Bud Industries, located in Red Bud, Illinois USA, recently received an order for an Advanced High Strength Steel High Speed Slitting Line from National Material of Mexico (NMM), a subsidiary of National Material L.P., located in Apodaca, Mexico. The new .250″ (6mm) x 72″ (1830mm) line is capable of processing AHSS Automotive Steel and other surface critical material with tensile strengths up to 250,000 psi (1725 MPa). The line will incorporate Red Bud Industries’ “precision large arbor technology” which […]
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    Red Bud Industries Receives Order for Three Light Gage Slitting Lines From Petersen Aluminum Corporation

    Red Bud Industries has received an order for three Light Gage Slitting Lines from Petersen Aluminum Corporation, a supplier of metal architectural products located in Elk Grove Village, Illinois. This will be Petersen’s third, fourth, and fifth Slitting Line and their eighth overall line purchase from Red Bud Industries. The new machines will provide Petersen Aluminum with three low cost, low passline, small footprint Slitting Lines that eliminate the need for costly foundation work. Petersen Aluminum’s new equipment will consist […]
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    Red Bud Industries Receives Multi-Blanking Line Order from Pacific Metal

    Red Bud Industries recently received an order for a Precision Multi-Blanking Line from Pacific Metal, a steel service center located in Tualatin, Oregon. Featured in the line will be Red Bud Industries Precision Grip Feed System and CNC Programmable Slitter. This combination of machines will give Pacific Metal the capability of producing blanks with width and length tolerances of ± .005″ (.127 mm). The CNC Slitter can be set up in less than two minutes per cut, thus eliminating costly […]
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    Red Bud Industries Receives Stretcher Leveler Retrofit Order from Allied Steelrode PTY LTD

    Red Bud Industries, located in Red Bud, Illinois USA, recently received an order for a 13 mm x 2130 mm Stretcher Leveler Retrofit from Allied Steelrode PTY LTD, a steel service center, located in Randhart, South Africa. The new Stretcher will complement a complete Red Bud Line with a Stretcher Leveler that was installed in 2015 at their Meyerton facility. A Red Bud Stretcher Leveler can produce the flattest, most stable material possible while operating virtually independent of incoming strip […]
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    Red Bud Industries Ships Heavy Gage Cut-To-Length Line to Pacific Steel & Recycling

    Red Bud Industries recently shipped a .500” (12.7 mm) x 96” (2438 mm) Heavy Gage Cut-To-Length Line with Stretcher Leveler to Pacific Steel & Recycling’s Syracuse, Utah, location. Red Bud Industries is located in Red Bud, Illinois USA. The line includes a 50’ (15 M) Stretcher Leveler with “SUREGRIP®” technology that allows HRP&O and other hard to grip material to be run without slippage or having to change the gripper pads. The non-slip metallic grippers can also be used for […]
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    Red Bud Industries Ships Precision Blanking Line to Majestic Steel USA, Inc.

    Red Bud Industries recently shipped a Precision Blanking Line to Majestic Steel USA, Inc., a steel service center located in Cleveland, Ohio. The new line is capable of cutting and blanking material up to 0.075” (1.91 mm) by 72” (1830 mm) at coil weights up to 50,000 lb (22,680 kg). It consists of an Uncoiler, Thread System, Grip Feed, Shear, Drop Stacker, Automatic Lowering Stack table, and End Discharge Rollouts.
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    Red Bud Industries Ships Blanking Line to Alliance Steel Corporation

    Red Bud Industries recently shipped a .375” ( 9.5 mm) x 72” (1830 mm) Blanking Line with Stretcher Leveling to Alliance Steel Corporation, a steel service center located in Bedford Park, Illinois. The Stretcher Leveler includes “SUREGRIP®” technology that allows all material such as HR, Pickled & Oiled or even Coated products such as Galvanized and other hard to grip materials to be run without slippage or having to change the gripper pads. The non-slip metallic grippers can also be […]
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    Red Bud Industries Receives Order from Kloeckner Metals

    Red Bud Industries recently received an order for a .625” (16 mm) x 84” (2100 mm) Cut-To-length Line with Stretcher Leveling from Kloeckner Metals, Chicago, Illinois. The Stretcher Leveler features “SUREGRIP®” technology that allows HR P&O material and other hard to grip material to be run without slippage or having to change the gripper pads. The non-slip metallic grippers can also be used for up to a year or longer without needing to be replaced. “The addition of the Stretch […]
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    Heavy Gage Cut To Length with Stretcher Leveler

    Paxton & Vierling Steel Company

    Red Bud Industries celebrated a landmark earlier this year by processing the first 1.00″ (25.4 mm) thick coil on a Red Bud Line. The line is installed at Paxton & Veirling Steel Company at its Omaha, Nebraska, facility. Not only is this the biggest Cut-To-Length Line ever built by Red Bud Industries, it is also one of the largest in the world. The line includes a 3000 ton (2678 metric ton ) Stretcher Leveler featuring our SUREGRIP® system. This technology […]
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    Red Bud Industries Ships Precision Blanking Line To Mishawaka Sheet Metal, Inc.

    Red Bud Industries shipped a Precision Blanking Line to Mishawaka Sheet Metal, Inc. located in Elkhart, Indiana. The new line is capable of cutting and blanking material up to 0.090” by 72” at coil weights up to 30,000 lb. It consists of a Coil Stage & Load System, Uncoiler, Peeler Breaker, Straightener, Thread System, Grip Feed, Shear, Drop Stacker, Automatic Lowering Stack table, and End Discharge Rollouts.
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    Red Bud Industries Installs Multi-Blanking Line at Magic Coil Products LLC

    Red Bud Industries installed a Precision Multi-Blanking Line at Magic Coil Products LLC, Butler, Indiana. Red Bud Industries is located in Red Bud, Illinois U.S.A. Featured in the line is Red Bud Industries’ Precision Grip Feed System and CNC Programmable Slitter. This combination of machines will give Magic Coil the capability of producing blanks with width and length tolerances of ±.005″. The CNC Slitter can be set up in less than two minutes per cut, thus eliminating costly down time […]
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    FerrouSouth Installs Red Bud Stretcher Leveler Retrofit

    FerrouSouth, located in Iuka, Mississippi, installed a Red Bud Industries’ .250” (6 mm) x 72” (1830 mm) Stretcher Leveler with SUREGRIP® technology in an existing Cut-To-Length Line. This was FerrouSouth’s second Stretcher installation at this facility. Because this particular line primarily runs lighter gage material, maintaining high throughput was an important factor in the selection process. The Red Bud Stretcher was selected due to its quick cycle time. In addition, its specially designed grippers also eliminated the need to use/change […]
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    Russel Metals Installs Red Bud Stretcher Leveler Retrofit

    Russel Metals, located in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, installed a Red Bud Industries’ .250” (6 mm) x 72” (1830 mm) Stretcher Leveler with SUREGRIP® technology in an existing Cut-To-Length Line at their B&T Steel Division in Stoney Creek, Ontario. The Stretcher Leveler and its accompanying components were part of a major upgrade of capabilities at the Stoney Creek facility. The new Stretcher Leveler produces the flattest, most stable material possible while operating virtually independent of incoming strip shape and severity. The […]
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    Petersen Aluminum Installs Two New Red Bud Industries’ Slitting Lines

    Petersen Aluminum Corporation, Elk Grove Village, Illinois, a manufacturer of metal roofing panels, installed two new Red Bud Industries’ Slitting Lines. The new lines were designed and built to process prepaint material and were installed at Petersen’s Acworth, Georgia, and Tyler, Texas, facilities. The new lines provide Petersen with low cost, low passline, small footprint Slitting Lines that eliminate the need for costly foundation work. Petersen’s new Red Bud Industries’ Slitting Lines consist of a Traversing Uncoiler, Support Table with […]
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    Prominox Installs Red Bud Precision Blanking Line

    Prominox S.A. de C.V. of Mexico City, DF, Mexico, a service center group specializing in stainless steel and aluminum products, installed a Red Bud Industries’ Precision Blanking Line in their facility in San Luis Potosi, SLP, Mexico. The new line is capable of processing stainless steel material up to .250” (6 mm). The new line features Red Bud’s Precision Heavy Gage Grip Feed System. The Grip Feed System gives Prominox the capability of producing blanks with length tolerances of ±.005” […]
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    McNeilus Steel Installs Fourth Red Bud Stretcher Leveling Line

    McNeilus Steel installed a .500” (12.7 mm) Cut-To-Length Line with a Stretcher Leveler with SUREGRIP® technology from Red Bud Industries at their Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin, facility. This is the fourth Stretcher Leveling Line that McNeilus has installed from Red Bud Industries. It joins the two lines at their Dodge Center, Minnesota, facility and the line at their Fargo, North Dakota, service center. The new line features a number of new innovations that increase line speed and throughput. The system […]
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    Heavy Gage Cut-To-Length Line with Stretcher Leveler

    Allied Steelrode Orders Red Bud Heavy Gage Cut-To-Length Line

    Allied Steelrode Pty Ltd of Randhart, South Africa, purchased a Red Bud Industries’ Heavy Gage Cut-To-Length Line with SUREGRIP® Stretcher Leveler. The Line will be capable of processing material up to .473” (12 mm) thick at material widths up to 87” (2200 mm) wide at coil weights up to 73,000 lb. (33,113 kg). The new Cut-To-Length Line was purchased by Allied Steelrode as part of their commitment to their customers to provide the best possible end product available in terms […]
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    Heavy Gage Cut-To-Length Line with Stretcher Leveler

    Ratner Steel Installs Third Red Bud Stretcher Leveler

    Ratner Steel of Roseville, Minnesota, installed a 77” wide by .500” Cut-To-Length Line with a “SUREGRIP®” Adjustable Stretcher Leveler from Red Bud Industries. The new line can handle coils up to 80,000 lb. and also features a 48’ Stacker with dual 60,000 lb. Stack Tables. The new hybrid line runs in both start/stop and looping modes. Thicker material is run in start/stop mode while 5/16” and lighter material runs in a loop. The loop allows up to 80% higher productivity […]
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    Camden Yard Steel Purchases Red Bud Half-Line Cut-To-Length Retrofit

    Camden Yard Steel, located in Camden, New Jersey, has ordered a Half-Line Cut-To-Length Line Retrofit from Red Bud Industries. The retrofit will include Red Bud’s Precision Dual Motor Grip Feed System. The Grip Feed System will give Camden Yard the capability of producing blanks with length tolerances of ±.005” (.127 mm). The retrofit will consist of a Dual Motor Grip Feed, Shear, Drop Stacker with Reject Capabilities, Automatically Lowering Stack Table, Side Discharge Rollouts, and 90 Degree Transfer Conveyor.
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    Feralloy Corporation Installs Red Bud Multi-Blanking Line

    Feralloy Corporation of Chicago, Illinois, installed a Red Bud Industries’ High Speed Multi-Blanking Line at their facility in Decatur, Alabama. The new line is capable of processing material up to .135” at 72” wide and features Red Bud’s Precision Grip Feed System and CNC Programmable Slitter as well as their Automatic Strip Divider Positioning System. Also featured in the line is a Fully Automatic 5 Hi-Cartridge Leveler.
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    Oregon Metal Slitters Installs Red Bud Heavy Gage Cut-To-Length Line

    Oregon Metal Slitters, located in Portland, Oregon, has installed a new Heavy Gage Cut-To-Length Line from Red Bud Industries. The new line is able to process material up to .500” (13 mm). The new line will handle coils up to 50,000 lb (22,680 kg) at widths up to 72” (1830 mm) and thicknesses up to .500” (13 mm). It consists of a Coil Inspection Removal/Banding Station, Uncoiler, Heavy Gage Peeler Breaker, Roller Leveler, Roller Inspection Area, Variable Rake Shear, Heavy […]
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    RYERSON INSTALLS RED BUD MULTI-BLANKING LINE

    Ryerson Inc., installed a .250″ by 72” wide Multi-Cut Blanking Line in their Charlotte, N.C. facility from Red Bud Industries of Red Bud, Illinois. Featured in the line will be Red Bud’s Precision Grip Feed System and CNC Programmable Slitter. This combination of machines will give Ryerson the capability of producing blanks with width and length tolerances of ± .005” (127 mm). The system also includes an Automatic Strip Divider Positioning System. While the operator is setting up the Slitting […]
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    HIDAYATH STAINLESS STEEL PURCHASES RED BUD PRECISION BLANKING LINE

    Hidayath Stainless Steel of Dubai, United Arab Emirates, ordered a Red Bud Industries’ 3 mm (.118″) x 1524 mm (60″) x 20,142 kg (45,000 lb) Precision Blanking Line. Featured in the line will be Red Bud’s Dual Motor Precision Grip Feed. The Grip Feed System will give Hidayath the capability of producing blanks with length tolerances of ±.127 mm (.005″). The line will include Red Bud’s High Speed Hydraulic Shear and 3 Side Blank Support Drop Stacker. The Drop Stacker […]
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    JDM STEEL SERVICE INSTALLS RED BUD .500” STRETCHER LEVELER

    JDM Steel Service of Chicago Heights, Illinois, installed a Red Bud Industries’ .500” x 72” Stretcher Leveler. The Stretcher was installed in an existing line as part of a major upgrade of JDM’s processing capabilities. The Stretcher Leveler will process material up to .500” (13 mm) at 72” (1830 mm) wide. Due to trapped internal stresses, once material is cut, it can spring back. Stretcher leveling exceeds the yield in all of the material top to bottom and side to […]
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    VIKING MATERIALS INSTALLS SECOND RED BUD BLANKING LINE

    Viking Materials of Minneapolis, Minnesota, a wholly owned subsidiary of Reliance Steel and Aluminum Co., installed their second Red Bud Industries Precision Blanking Line. The line is capable of processing stainless steel up to .250” (6 mm), as well as aluminum and carbon steel up to .312” (8 mm) thick with coil weights up to 50,000 lb (22,680 kg). The new line features Red Bud’s Precision Heavy Gage Grip Feed System. The Grip Feed System gives Viking the capability of […]
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    ALUTODO SA DE CV INSTALLS RED BUD MULTI-BLANKING LINE

    Alutodo SA de CV, a subsidiary of Grupo CUPRUM located in San Nicolás de los Garza, NL, Mexico, installed a Red Bud Industries Precision Multi-Blanking Line. The new line is capable of processing material up to .250” (6 mm) at 60” (1524 mm) wide. Featured in the line are Red Bud’s Precision Grip Feed System and CNC Programmable Slitter. This combination of machines gives Alutodo the capability of producing blanks with width and length tolerances of ±.005″ (.127 mm). The […]
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    ROLLED ALLOYS INSTALLS NEW HEAVY GAGE LINE FROM RED BUD INDUSTRIES

    Specialty stainless, nickel and titanium supplier, Rolled Alloys, has installed a 3/8″ (9.5 mm) x 72″ (1829 mm) Red Bud Cut-To-Length Line at their Temperance, Michigan, facility. An in-line Coil Stage & Load System is featured in the new line along with a Dual Stub Uncoiler and Peeler Breaker specially designed to break the leading edge of heavy gage material. A Shear mounted Drop Stacker with Automatic Lowering Stack Table helps ensure “mark free” processing. Rolled Alloys’ new line can […]
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    ABINSA S.A. DE C.V. INSTALLS RED BUD STRETCHER LEVELER

    Abinsa S.A. de C.V. of Apodaca, Nuevo Leon, Mexico, installed a Red Bud Industries Stretcher Leveler. The Stretcher Leveler is part of Abinsa’s commitment to provide their customers with the flattest, most stable material possible. The Stretcher was installed in an existing line as part of a major upgrade of Abinsa’s processing capabilities. The Stretcher Leveler will process material up to .750” (19 mm) at 74” wide. Due to trapped internal stresses, once material is cut, it can spring back. […]
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    MCNEILUS STEEL INSTALLS THIRD RED BUD STRETCHER LEVELING LINE

    Red Bud Industries installed a .500″ (12.7 mm) Cut-To-Length Line with a Stretcher Leveler at McNeilus Steel’s new Fargo, North Dakota, facility. This is the third Stretcher Leveling Line that McNeilus has purchased from Red Bud Industries. It joins the two lines already in production at their Dodge Center, Minnesota, facility. A Red Bud Stretcher Leveler can produce the flattest most stable material possible virtually independent of incoming strip shape and severity. The operator simply stretches the material until it […]
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    INSTALLATION AT JANCO STEEL LIMITED

    Janco Steel Limited, Stoney Creek, Ontario, Canada, has undergone a major expansion of their service center including expansion of their processing capabilities. As a part of this expansion, they installed a Red Bud Industries .25” x 72” x 80,000 lb combination Stretcher Leveler/Multi-Blanking Line. The new line can multi-blank material up to .188” (4.7 mm) thick and cut-to-length, edge trim, and stretcher level material up to .250” (6.35 mm). Featured in the line is Red Bud’s new Fully Automatic CNC […]
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    STEEL TECHNOLOGIES DE MEXICO INSTALLS SECOND RED BUD LINE

    Steel Technologies de Mexico of Guadalupe, NL, Mexico, installed a Red Bud Industries Precision Multi-Blanking Line in their facility in Cuidad Juarez, Chi, Mexico. This line joins a Red Bud Industries High Speed Slitting Line installed there in 2007. The new line is capable of processing mild steel up to .135″ (3.4 mm) or stainless up to .105″ (2.7 mm) as presently configured. Featured in the line are Red Bud’s Precision Grip Feed System and CNC Programmable Slitter. This combination […]
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    MIDWAY METALS OF YATALA INSTALLS NEW RED BUD SLITTING LINE

    Midway Metals of Yatala, Queensland, Australia installed an 8 mm (.315”) Red Bud Slitting Line at its new site in Yatala, Queensland. The new Slitting Line joins a Red Bud Precision Blanking Line with Stretcher Leveler already in operation at the site. The new line was designed and built to process stainless steel, cold roll, and galvanized material at widths up to 2134 mm (84”) with coil weights up to 13,600 kg (30,000 lb). The new line features Red Bud’s […]
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    MSCSA-MACSTEEL SERVICE CENTERS OF SOUTH AFRICA INSTALLS RED BUD STRETCHER LEVELER

    MSCSA of Wadeville, South Africa, installed a Red Bud Industries Sure Grip Stretcher Leveler. The Stretcher Leveler was added as part of Macsteel’s commitment to be the leader in the South African market for supply of stress relieved panel flat material to the laser industry. The Stretcher Leveler was installed as part of a half line retrofit of an existing Cut-To-Length Line. The Stretcher Leveler will process material up to 13 mm (.500”) at widths up to 2134 mm (84”). […]
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    MIDWAY METALS OF YATALA INSTALLS NEW RED BUD BLANKING LINE

    Midway Metals of Yatala, Queensland, Australia installed a 10 mm (.393″) Precision Blanking Line with Stretcher Leveler at its new greenfield site in Yatala, Queensland, to allow the service center to address the laser cutter and fabrication markets. The new line was designed and built to process stainless steel at widths up to 2000 mm (79″) with coil weights up to 24,000 kg (53,000 lb) at part lengths up to 9000 mm (355″). For material thicknesses up to 8 mm […]
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    Rudolf Flender Rohr GmbH INSTALLS RED BUD INDUSTRIES HIGH SPEED SLITTING LINE

    Rudolf Flender Rohr GmbH of Siegen, Germany, has completed installation of a new Red Bud Industries Precision Slitting Line. The new Slitting Line will play an integral role in the production of welded steel pipes at Flender and is part of a major upgrade to their manufacturing facility. The new Red Bud Line is capable of slitting material up to 8 mm (.315”) thick and production speeds up to 610 m/min (2000 FPM). The line can handle incoming coil weights […]
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    GUY METALS PURCHASES NEW RED BUD PRECISION BLANKING LINE

    Guy Metals of Blaine, Minnesota, has purchased a .375″ (9.5 mm) x 72″ (1829 mm) Red Bud Precision Blanking Line. The new line will feature Red Bud’s Precision Heavy Gage Grip Feed System. The Grip Feed System will give Guy Metals the capability of producing blanks with length tolerances of ±.005″ (.127 mm). The line will include Red Bud’s High Speed Hydraulic Heavy Gage Shear and 3 Side Blank Support Heavy Gage Drop Stacker with Automatic Part Diverter. The Drop […]
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    KEN-MAC METALS INSTALLS RED BUD PRECISION MULTI-BLANKING LINE

    Ken-Mac Metals, a division of ThyssenKrupp Materials NA, installed a Red Bud Industries Precision Multi-Blanking Line at their Kansas City, Missouri, service center. The line will be used to process stainless steel, aluminum, and prepainted materials. Featured in the line are Red Bud’s Precision Grip Feed System and CNC Programmable Slitter. This combination of machines gives Ken-Mac Metals the capability of producing blanks with width and length tolerances of ±.005” (.127 mm). The CNC Slitter can be set up in […]
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    NEW RED BUD MULTI-CUT BLANKING LINE INSTALLED BY PACKER YADPAZ PROFILES LTD

    Packer Yadpaz Profiles Ltd of Kiryat Malachi, Israel, has installed a Red Bud Industries Multi-Cut Blanking Line with Stretcher Leveler. The new line allows Packer to provide its customers with exceptionally flat, stress relieved material with length and width tolerances that are the best in the industry. A Red Bud Stretcher Leveler will produce the flattest most stable material possible virtually independent of incoming strip shape and severity. The operator simply stretches the material until it is flat. The result […]
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    OLYMPIC STEEL INSTALLS NEW RED BUD BLANKING LINE

    Red Bud Industries installed a .375″ (9.52 mm) Blanking Line with a Stretcher Leveler at Olympic Steel’s Plymouth, Minnesota, facility. Olympic decided to add the Heavy Gage Line in order to meet their customers’ demands for laser quality, low stress, and heavy gage material. A Red Bud Stretcher Leveler can produce the flattest, most stable material possible while operating virtually independent of incoming strip shape and severity. The operator simply stretches the material until it is flat. The result is […]
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