Improved stamping at Dana Parish

Vasilash, Gary S.
September 1997
Automotive Manufacturing & Production;Sep97, Vol. 109 Issue 9, p56
Trade Publication
Relates how Dana Corp.'s Parish Division facility eliminated spray lubricants and used a die coating on critical forming tools to manufacture components for a Ford light-truck frame program. Productivity problems caused by waxy lubricants; Galling and metal pick-up problems; Step-by-step methodology used by team members from Dana using Multi-Acr Inc.'s physical vapor deposition (PVD) coating.


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