We specialise in accurate and efficient sheet metal punching.
Punching is often the most cost-effective solution for those looking to fabricate a product from sheet metal. At Hitherbest, we offer a flexible sheet metal punching service suited to customers that would like to work with us as either a lead or back-up producer, on any size of production run.
We have invested heavily in our punching capabilities over the last 12 months and have 2 CNC Trumpf TruMatic punching machines, including a 5000R. This highly-productive machine has a stroke rate of 1200 RPM and operates with a punching force of 22 ton.
Our machines have:
We also carry an extensive tool library, enabling our machines to
While punching machines are highly automated, enabling customers’ designs to be faithfully and consistently reproduced, experienced operators are still key to success. A skilled punch press operator is essential to ensuring that these complex machines are set up correctly and that any quality issue is spotted and resolved as quickly as possible.
At Hitherbest, we are proud of our record for staff retention and our punch press operators have a combined experience of over 26 years.