Walker Forge’s internal engineering and machining teams worked closely with the customer to develop a better process.
On 850-ton press, processing in a way that left the points intact to reduce machining requirements
High-speed milling to cut impression to tight tolerances
Forge process and tool design to enable part features to be created by a combination of forging and machining, vs. a more costly 100% machining process
Presses from 850 to 4,000 tons. Parts from a few ounces to over 75 lbs. Volumes ranging from a few thousand parts per year up to 750,000 parts per year.