Press Brake Safety

COURSE OBJECTIVES

This program is designed to provide classroom and hands-on instruction. The program objectives are as follows:

  • Safe Operating Procedures
  • Safely Install and Remove Dies
  • Tooling selection
  • Choose Proper Operating Control
  • Select Proper Point of Operation Safeguarding

TOPICS

  • Accident Prevention
  • Safeguarding, Use and Care Requirements (ANSI B11.3)
  • Point of OperationOperator Control Selection
  • More than One OperatorMaterial Handling and Secondary Pinch Points
  • Use Proper Tools
  • Select Proper Safeguarding
  • Press Brake Die Selection
  • Die Installation and Removal
  • Safety Signs
  • Hands on

LENGTH

1 Day


Form Master II

COURSE OBJECTIVES

This class is designed to provide classroom and hands-on instruction for the proper use and safe operation of the Form Master II Press Brake.

TOPICS

  • Safety
  • Fundamentals of Forming
  • Introduction to the Form Master II Press Brake
  • Bending Mode Selection
  • Programming
  • Fault Messages
  • Gage Set-Up & Operating Techniques
  • Hands-On Operation

LIMITATIONS

Due to machine availability, training at CINCINNATI can only be done for current model machines. Training for discontinued models must be done at the customer’s facility.

LENGTH

3 Days


CBII

COURSE OBJECTIVES

This class is designed to provide classroom and hands-on instruction for the proper use and safe operation of the CBII Press Brake.

TOPICS

  • Safety
  • Fundamentals of Forming
  • Introduction to the CBII Press Brake
  • Bending Mode Selection
  • Programming
  • Fault Messages
  • Gage Set-Up & Operating Techniques
  • Hands-On Operation

LIMITATIONS

Due to machine availability, training at CINCINNATI can only be done for current model machines. Training for discontinued models must be done at the customer’s facility.

LENGTH

2 Days


BASEFORM

COURSE OBJECTIVES

This class is designed to provide classroom and hands-on instruction for the proper use and safe operation of the BASEFORM Press Brake.

TOPICS

  • Safety
  • Fundamentals of Forming
  • Introduction to the BASEFORM Press Brake
  • Bending Mode Selection
  • Programming
  • Fault Messages
  • Gage Set-Up & Operating Techniques
  • Hands-On Operation

RECOMMENDATIONS

To help maximize the return on your equipment investment, CINCINNATI recommends the individuals you assign to operate the press brake have:

  • Metal forming experience

  • Familiarity with Windows® based operating system

LIMITATIONS

Due to machine availability, training at CINCINNATI can only be done for current model machines. Training for discontinued models must be done at the customer’s facility.

LENGTH

3 Days


PROFORM+

COURSE OBJECTIVES

This class is designed to provide classroom and hands-on instruction for the proper use and safe operation of the PROFORM+ Press Brake.

TOPICS

  • Safety
  • Fundamentals of Forming
  • Introduction to the PROFORM+ Press Brake
  • Bending Mode Selection
  • Programming
  • Fault Messages
  • Gage Set-Up & Operating Techniques
  • Hands-On Operation

RECOMMENDATIONS

To help maximize the return on your equipment investment, CINCINNATI recommends the individuals you assign to operate the press brake have:

  • Metal forming experience

  • Familiarity with Windows® based operating system

LIMITATIONS

Due to machine availability, training at CINCINNATI can only be done for current model machines. Training for discontinued models must be done at the customer’s facility.

LENGTH

3 Days


AUTOFORM +

COURSE OBJECTIVES

This class is designed to provide classroom and hands-on instruction for the proper use and safe operation of the AUTOFORM + Press Brake.

TOPICS

  • Safety
  • Fundamentals of Forming
  • Introduction to the AUTOFORM + Press Brake
  • Bending Mode Selection
  • Programming
  • Fault Messages
  • Gage Set-Up & Operating Techniques
  • Hands-On Operation

RECOMMENDATIONS

To help maximize the return on your equipment investment, CINCINNATI recommends the individuals you assign to operate the press brake have:

  • Metal forming experience

  • Familiarity with Windows® based operating system

LIMITATIONS

Due to machine availability, training at CINCINNATI can only be done for current model machines. Training for discontinued models must be done at the customer’s facility.

LENGTH

3 Days with an optional 4th day available for Adaptive, CAD Design Control Software and operator introduction to Bend Simulation Programming Software (A separate 2-day class is available for Bend Simulation Programming Software Training)


MAXFORM

COURSE OBJECTIVES

This class is designed to provide classroom and hands-on instruction for the proper use and safe operation of the MAXFORM Press Brake.

TOPICS

  • Safety
  • Fundamentals of Forming
  • Introduction to the MAXFORM Press Brake
  • Bending Mode Selection
  • Programming
  • Fault Messages
  • Gage Set-Up & Operating Techniques
  • Hands-On Operation

RECOMMENDATIONS

To help maximize the return on your equipment investment, CINCINNATI recommends the individuals you assign to operate the press brake have:

  • Metal forming experience

  • Familiarity with Windows® based operating system

LIMITATIONS

Due to machine availability, training at CINCINNATI can only be done for current model machines. Training for discontinued models must be done at the customer’s facility.

LENGTH

3 Days with an optional 4th day available for Adaptive, CAD Design Control Software and operator introduction to Bend Simulation Programming Software (A separate 2-day class is available for Bend Simulation Programming Software Training)


Bend Simulation Programming Software

COURSE OBJECTIVES

This class provides classroom and hands-on instruction for the proper use of the Bend Simulation Programming Software. The training is designed to enable participants to develop press brake programs from part drawings created in drafting applications (DXF, DWG, IGS file format) or drawings created in the Bend Simulation Programming Software.

TOPICS

  • Safety
  • Fundamentals of Forming
  • Bending Mode Selection
  • Importing Files
  • Designing 3D Parts
  • Part Simulation
  • Building Press Brake Programs
  • File Management

RECOMMENDATIONS

To help maximize the return on your equipment investment, CINCINNATI recommends that participants have some prior knowledge of drafting applications and part drawings such as flat patterns.

LENGTH

2 Days


Fundamentals of Press Brake Forming

COURSE OBJECTIVES

This class is designed to provide classroom and hands-on instruction. Objectives are as follows:

  • Press Brake Forming Terminology
  • Use of Fundamental Forming and Die Theory
  • Selection and Use of Dies
  • Correct Installation of Dies

TOPICS

  • Safety
  • Dictionary of Terms Used in Metal forming
  • Types of Bends and Tonnage Required
  • What Accuracy Can Be Expected
  • How to Calculate Force/Tonnage Required to Form Material
  • Calculating Bending Loads
  • Cross Reference Material to Mild Steel for Calculating Bending Loads
  • Blank Development Methods
  • Press Brake Gaging
  • Punching Guide Lines
  • Review Press Brake Controls

LENGTH

2 Days

Class Available