Manual Metal Spinning

Here is an interesting video of a manual metal spinning operation. It shows a nose cone for a wind vane being made. This form is somewhat simple and much more complex shapes can be manufactured with metal spinning. Whilst automated or CNC metal spinning operations are available these days it is good to see how these processes are done by …

Making Aluminium Wheels For Cars

Since it is the weekend let’s look at a video that steps us through the various processes from start to finish of two manufacturing methods for the same product. In this video we are taken through the manufacturing processes at Rays Wheels for their forged aluminium wheels and cast aluminium wheels. First we are shown the steps undertaken in their …