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PMA delivers year round industry events, conferences and educational programs that offer invaluable networking opportunities and information to help you grow your business and maximize profitability. By attending these powerful programs, you will deepen your skill sets, expand your professional network, broaden your engagement between industry peers and transform your business.


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Forming and Joining Aluminum Alloys Seminar

TUE, JUN 9 2020 — WED, JUN 10 2020
Romulus, MI


Topics Presented:

  • Alloys, tempers and their characteristics
  • Property and processing differences with comparison to steel
  • Applying forming limit curves
  • Dimensional stability and springback 
  • Importance of scrap
  • Simulation challenges
  • Blanking, punching and trimming considerations
  • Bending, forming and drawing considerations
  • Resistance welding of aluminum alloys
  • Forming aluminum at elevated temperatures (warm and hot forming)

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