ABOUT Tool and Die Design
Technology: Tool and Die Design Services are engineering/design services offered in the making of jigs, fixtures, die sets, etc. which are used to produce other products such as metal stampings. Often, tool and die designers work for tool and die makers. Many have worked as tool and die makers. Die design is a necessary step in the process of creating tools and dies. It is one part engineering and seemingly one part alchemy.Professional design services can reduce risk in developing expensive hard toolingTool and die designers can often point out manufacturing limitations in product designs early in the part design stages
Advantages: Tool and Design Services can offer experience as to the best ways to form metal, extrude plastics, etc.
Limitations of Tool and Die Design ServicesFirms that rely heavily on tooling to manufacture their products can often benefit by having in-house tooling engineers
Applications:Tool and die design services are useful where hard tooling is being created for manufacturing.StampingInjection moldingInspection