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Many operations will rely heavily on the coil slitting machinery in order to feed multiple production lines. Having a well-built machine coupled with integrated automation tools will ensure low maintenance costs and peak operating performance.

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Can industrial equipment sales for rollformers be tied to the sale of gypsum drywall products? Slumping sales in the commercial building and construction sector have a direct impact on machine manufacturers in the USA.

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Roll forming machine companies in the US and Canada face new challenges while chip sales drop 15% in Japan. These new pressures combined with advanced innovation in the rollformer machine manufactures market in Europe place new stress on forming machine companies.

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In order to produce the hallmark shape of a clay tile a steel roof machine must introduce a new step in the forming process. This step creates the backward lip appearance of the tile shape. You can imagine as the sheet metal is fed in to the mill it is travelling at a consistent speed and direction. This forward movement is critical in the forming operation to ensure the proper and consistent shape is made. The simulated steel roof shape introduces a significant challenge during the rollform process.

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The process of roll forming has made significant advancements over the past several decades. With the advancements in machine engineering and computer aided design machine builders have been able to incorporate some great new technologies.

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A raising leader in roll forming machines is Sen Fung. Their Model SF-400l is a solid example of how rollformers for the roofing market can be made. With a range of 16 to 25 stations, or roll tooling stands, these systems can produce a wide range of tile effect tilling.

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