FIA Technical Conference Round Table September 2012

Posted on: November 5, 2012 | By: Campbell Machine Repair | Conference, Event

Peter Campbell co-chaired a roundtable discussion group on the repair of forging equipment frames.  The technical discussions touched on failures that forgers have experienced with both fabricated and cast forging press frames.  We discussed the forces involved in failures of mechanical closed die presses and hydraulic open die presses.  Open and closed die hammer anvil and column repair was also...


New Forging Equipment For Sale

Posted on: August 4, 2011 | By: Campbell Machine Repair | Equipment For Sale

Campbell Inc. has been working with a number of Eastern and Western European manufacturers of new forging equipment to bring you access to high quality forging equipment. We can quote new mechanical forging presses, new screw presses, new forging rolls or reducer rolls, new open die and closed die hydraulic presses and hydraulic sizing presses.


Forging Industry Press Maintenance Conference

Posted on: January 7, 2011 | By: Campbell Machine Repair | Conference, Event

George Pirics- of Campbell, Inc. will be speaking at the FIA Forging Industry Association Mechanical Press Maintenance Workshop March 16-17, 2011 in Middlebury Heights, OH.  This conference will provide education on the different presses that are used in metal forging.  Included in the conference will be explanations of drive train components and assemblies including warning signs of problems for gearing, clutch and...


Peter Campbell to speak at FIA Technical Conference April 2011 Chicago

Posted on: January 7, 2011 | By: Campbell Machine Repair | Conference, Event

The Forging Industry Association will be hosting a technical conference in Chicago, Ill the first week of April, 2011.  The conference will be covering current topics of interest in the forging industry as it relates to the equipment and technologies used in the manufacture of forgings.  Peter Campbell's presentation address methods to evaluate your forging equipment's health and productivity coming...


Campbell Inc. to exhibit at Forge Fair 2010 in Cincinnati, OH

Posted on: April 22, 2010 | By: Campbell Machine Repair | Event, Exhibit

Abstract Description: Wednesday, April 21 Track C 10:50 am Forging Hammer Inspection, Repair & Refurbishment This presentation looks into inspecting forging hammers for early signs of problems. The goal is to look for wear, excess clearance and early signs of developing problems before they cause downtime or a costly, unscheduled breakdown. Through a variety of photographs taken over our 35 years of repairing, making...


Peter Campbell gave a presentation at FTCON 09 Forging Conference in Pune, India September 2009

Posted on: April 22, 2009 | By: Campbell Machine Repair | Conference, Event, Presentation

My presentation covered the repair of damaged parts from forging equipment such as crankshafts, pitmans, rams, columns, frames and other major component parts. I provided photos and examples of parts that we have repaired in the past and showed how these parts can be restored for reuse in forging hammers, presses, and upsetters. I also discussed the manufacture of replacement parts. Most...


Peter Campbell gave two presentations at Metalform 2009

Posted on: April 22, 2009 | By: Campbell Machine Repair | Event, Presentation

1. Evaluating and Improving Preventative Maintenance Inspections During downturns in the market, preventative maintenance inspections are often overlooked. However, slow times provide a good opportunity to refocus on PM inspections and get your files up to date. When work picks back up you don’t want to be surprised by presses that can’t get the job done. This program will help you evaluate and...


Metal Forming Magazine 2005

Posted on: September 22, 2005 | By: Campbell Machine Repair | Magazine Feature

Featured in Metal Forming Magazine 2005


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