Stretch Forming

DSC_6220Beagle Technology Group views stretch forming as a key specialist technology and house two stretch formers on site, one for sheet metal and one for extrusion and angles. The stretch formers at Beagle Technology Group are able to form materials such as Aluminium, Titanium, Stainless Steel and Inconel. The Hufford pulls extrusions and angles and is 16’ long and the Erco pulls sheet metal raw material and is 16’ x 12’ in size.

Below is a video of the stretch forming process used on the Vulcan Leading Edge project, this shows the Erco stretch former in use.