Metal Stamping Die Types

Custom Blanking, Single Step or Progressive Dies
  • Blanking Dies

  • Piercing 

  • Lancing 

  • Shearing or cut off dies

  • Trimming 

  • Shaving 

  • Compound dies

  • Fine blanking dies

  • Forming dies

  • Bending

  • Coining dies

  • Embossing Dies 

  • Extruding 

  • Bulging 

  • Swaging 

  • Drawing or deep drawing

  • Hole punch dies

Custom Progressive Dies or 
Combination of Blanking 
and Forming Dies

Custom progressive stamping dies are usually built for automated lines where there is minimum or no operator input required.

Blanking and Forming Dies

They can be used for both low, medium or for high volume production, using different type of power sources such as:

Blanking and forming dies can be manually operated or semi or fully automated and PLC controlled. The type of die tooling and method is determined by a combination of factors, such as volume of production, available facility, budget and other resources.

Miscellaneous Dies