Flaring of tubing demonstration using a PHI 2CPV End Finishing Machine.
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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.
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.”