You’ll need to square and deburr tube / pipe prior to performing beading or flaring end finishing. Tube ends ends may be rough and uneven from cutting. Squaring creates a flat, perpendicular surface on the end and deburring ensures there are no burrs to interfere in joining or disrupt any subsequent forming process. Even if […]
This month 35 years ago, PHI (then a division on Tulip Corp.) acquired the machine tool division of Conrac Corp. The Los Angeles Times concisely reported the business transaction:
Squaring and deburring of tubing demonstration using a PHI 2CPV End Finishing Machine.
PHI continues to operate and support customers during the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis, with protocols to safeguard the health and safety of our employees, business partners, and community.
International Sheet Metal Review magazine profiled PHI back in 2011. The article is a great capture of PHI’s history, capabilities, and products that is still relevant today.
The Van Stone System (or Vanstone) is an easier, cheaper, and technically superior flanging system. The process is also widely known as the “Conrac.”
PHI is headed to Atlanta, Georgia, to exhibit its machine tool products at FabTech 2018, North America’s largest metal forming, fabricating, welding and finishing event.
PHI will be exhibiting its machine tool products at Metalcon 2018, the metal construction industry’s largest international event
PHI is proud to announce shipment of four of its 210 Type A Synchro Benders to the U.S. Navy.
PHI will be exhibiting its machine tool products at FabTech 2017, North America’s largest metal forming, fabricating, welding and finishing event. This year’s show takes place November 6-9, 2017, at McCormick Place convention center in Chicago, IL. The event will feature over 1,700 world-class suppliers as exhibitors, and is expected to attract over 50,000 attendees. Please […]