A CNC pipe bending machine can provide machine shops with a number of benefits. CNC bending is a particular tube and pipe bending technique. A pipe bending machine of this kind should be considered after determining a number of factors.
Some of these factors you should consider include precision, reliable uniformity, and cost. The following article will highlight each of these factors and will inform you on your purchase. Contact Hines Bending Systems to learn more and if you have any questions.
Investment And Cost
One of the most important considerations is the cost of the machine. This will differ depending on the available features, manufacturer, and the machine’s capacity. Larger tube and pipe benders for sale are typically custom-built based on the requirements of the customer. The cost of the pipe bending machine can be considered a prudent investment for a business.
Customers can expect to not only save money on contracting pipe bending orders but they can also provide tube and pipe bending services to other businesses. The return on the investment can help pay for the machine and create a new source of revenue for a business.
Depending on the needs of the business, the necessary output of the bending machine is an important factor. The output capability can also be referred to as the parts per hour produced.
The amount of parts produced per hour can be influenced by operator proficiency, tube size, shape, and production capacity of the pipe bending machine. All of these should be considered when purchasing the right tube bending machine for sale.
Reliability And Precision
The quality of a CNC pipe bending machine is determined by how consistent and precise its movements and operation is. A quality pipe bending machine will be consistently reliable and can repeat the same quality product every time.
It is important to note that machine maintenance plays a large role in the consistency of the machine. This can be done with the proper tools.
An important factor to consider is the amount of scrap produced by the pipe bending machine. This is extremely important when expensive, high-quality materials are used. The machine operator and the machine’s efficiency will determine the scrap rate a company can expect to be produced. Unlike a semi-automatic bender, a CNC pipe bending machine will typically produce less scrap.
Customers should look for a pipe bending machine with a low scrap rate in order to prevent defective parts from being produced.
About Hines Bending Systems
Hines Bending System is the global leader in machine tube benders, pipe benders, and induction benders manufacturing. We assist customers in choosing the absolute best machine for their needs. We can provide customers with a free estimate by calling us today at 800-949-8344 or filling out our online form.