Manufacturing Hydroformed Tubes
Tube hydroforming plays a critical role in manufacturing. Before the presence of hydroforming, there was no way to create solid and durable tubes in complex shapes that could withstand the test of time. Hydroforming creates opportunities that will allow one to manufacture and design automotive parts that cannot be completed using other methods.
For many people, hydroforming has proven to be the best way to manufacture auto parts. There are multiple benefits to hydroforming the tubes in your auto parts. While there were methods in the past that could be used to achieve complex shapes, the previous methods did not always produce durable tubes.
When the hydroforming method is used, you will be able to create durable and complex shapes that will last for a significant amount of time. With hydroforming, you will be able to create such long-lasting shapes because:
- Seams do not need to be created in hydroformed tubes, therefore, hydroformed tubes will be stronger
- Stiff tubes can be created using the hydroforming process. As a result, the tubes you create will be strong and lightweight
One of the most essential standards for tubes in auto parts is repeatable precision. Precision describes repeatability, and hydroforming will allow you to create the type of precision that is needed in complex parts and shapes. The hydroforming process will allow your parts and components to have the precision they need to perform in the manner it is intended.
If you have made the decision to use the hydroforming process to create parts and components for your automotive needs, the first step you will need to take is to find a provider that can fulfill your needs. At American Hydroformers, we use the most advanced hydroforming process available to create hydroformed tubes that will be the perfect match for your parts and components.
For more information on hydroforming and hydroformed tubes, please do not hesitate to contact us today.