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Trenton Forging Co.
photo: Dane Moxlow
trenton forging's capabilities
include real-time 3-d laser
verification of new and postrun tooling.
photo: Dane Moxlow
cameras on the machines ensure an
operation is never unattended.
Other advancements include: specialized tool holding, real-time 3-D
laser verification of new and post-run
tooling and the recent procurement
of four new state-of-the-art machine
tools. These extensive capabilities
allow Trenton Forging to create conceptual plastic forged models in three
days or less, and produce dies and
samples in three weeks or less.
Trenton Forging's state-of-the-art,
on-site die making facility produces
more than 370 new tools each year.
The company's multiple high-speed
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able it to increase its efficiency and
quickly produce dies with multiple impressions. Its engineering and design
specialists are linked via fiber optics
to its die-sinking machines, and video
Eaton Steel is a family business. So it makes sense
that we're proud of our long partnership with another
family-owned business, Trenton Forging. Whether
Trenton Forging is producing automotive parts or
custom forging for various applications, they trust us
for cut mults delivered Just in Time and right to their
door. We don't just provide Hot Rolled and Cold Drawn
bars; we develop solutions that fit your business.
Eaton Steel has the industry's largest SBQ stocking
program, Inventory Management, a Quench/Temper
line and Metallurgical Testing. This allows us to deliver
industry-leading products and services at competitive
prices. At Eaton Steel, We Supply Solutions. And
because we own our trucks, we can do it on your
schedule. Let us make your job easier. Find out more at
EatonSteel.com or call 1.800.527.3851.