Setup Development and Feasibility Check of Single Point Incremental Forming (SPIF) Process on VMC for Al-19000 Alloy

  IJETT-book-cover  International Journal of Engineering Trends and Technology (IJETT)          
  
© 2015 by IJETT Journal
Volume-20 Number-4
Year of Publication : 2015
Authors : Hardik S Beravala , Jigar R Patel , Haresh P Prajapati , Rakesh S Barot
  10.14445/22315381/IJETT-V20P237

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Hardik S Beravala , Jigar R Patel , Haresh P Prajapati , Rakesh S Barot "Setup Development and Feasibility Check of Single Point Incremental Forming (SPIF) Process on VMC for Al-19000 Alloy", International Journal of Engineering Trends and Technology (IJETT), V20(4),197-199 Feb 2015. ISSN:2231-5381. www.ijettjournal.org. published by seventh sense research group

Abstract

Single Point Incremental Forming (SPIF) process is an innovative, versatile and emerging sheet metal forming process suitable for job and batch type production for axis symmetrical and complex parts. In this paper authors have try to check feasibility of the SPIF process by developing single point incremental forming tool and setup on 3-axis CNC machine. Selected shape is successfully formed by developing its CAD model and generation tool path using CAD-CAM software. Various dimensional errors, surface roughness and thickness variations on sheet metal components are to be evaluated.

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Keywords
incremental forming, SPIF, Al19000 alloy; sheet metal forming