Forming is described as the plastic deformation of a billet or a blanked sheet between tools to obtain the final configuration.

Metalforming processes are typically classified as bulk forming and sheet forming . Also referred to as metalworking.

See also:
"Forming" is in the NAICS Code "332114"
  (Custom Roll Forming Custom roll forming metal products)


"Forming" is in the UNSPSC Code "27111600"
  Forming tools

Ref: 122822/2006-10-12

Forming is described as the plastic deformation of a billet or a blanked sheet between tools (dies) to obtain the final configuration.

Metalforming processes are typically classified as bulk forming and sheet forming. Also referred to as metalworking. Making any change in the shape of a metal piece which does not intentionally reduce the metal thickness and which produces a useful shape.

-see also:
"Forming" is in the NAICS Code "332114"
  (Custom Roll Forming Gutters and down spouts sheet metal, custom roll formed, manufacturing)


"Forming" is in the UNSPSC Code "23181511"
  Forming machine

Ref: 123934/2006-10-10


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