Complete engineering capabilities for designing, building, debugging and maintaining short run tooling, to high speed, large volume stamping dies.

 

With the goal of highest quality in mind, we have acquired some of the finest precision equipment and skilled personnel to successfully complete your job on time and to your specifications with tolerances down to .0001 of an inch. In addition, Dies Plus has the flexibility to handle specialized tooling like Multi-slide, Four-slide, and to provide wire EDM services. Stamping material from .001 on up.

Services

Die Manufacturing

  • Turn Key tooling, complete job from design to production on our floor.
  • Complete full service design and construction from 3D model or Piece part drawing to finished parts matching tolerances.
  • Build tooling to Existing CAD design.
  • Knowledge in state of the art preventive components available: Micro switches, Proximity sensors, Curtain sensors.

Punch holder component for Metal Stamping

Metal stamping die in the press

Lead Frame Tool in press for development

Wire EDM

Our Wire EDM department was specially designed for optimum performance and repeatability in mind. Environmentally controlled within 1 degree, our five Mitsubishi wire EDM machines are capable of running .004 diameter wire and able to hold 2 millionths position accuracy time and again.

 

With Mitsubishi's new Fine Machining power supply, we can produce a 4-6 mircon surface finish.

  • State of the art Wire edm facility and equipment.
  • Capable of producing tight tolerances.
  • Production size projects to single use jobs.
  • Experienced staff with ability to Wire EDM many types of material.
  • Specialize in Tool and Die Building.
  • Short lead times / same day service available.
  • Wire diameter's supported .012-.004.
  • EDM hole drilling from .187-.015 Diameter.

Aluminum/brass alloy cut with .004 wire

Tool steel Cutting and Forming punches

Engineering & Tooling Design

  • Experienced staff in design of Progressive stamping dies
  • Design Class "A" tooling for contact terminal dies
  • Capability of Design low cost tooling for short runs
  • 3D Designs completed in Solid works 2017 format with the aid of 3D Quick Press
  • 2D Designs in Auto Cad 2015 with Die maker software
  • Design to customer specifications & standards

Drawing in AutoCAD 2015 with Diemaker

Lead Frame part

Heat Shield part

Die components in Solid Works Design Software

3D image of Forming components in a Metal Stamping Die

Maintenance & Repair of Metal Stamping Dies and Components

  • Reverse engineer old die component to manufacture new one.
  • Extremely fast turnaround for time sensitive applications.
  • Repair inoperable metal stamping dies to original state.
  • Spare parts for current tooling.
  • Complete die maintenance from sharpening to reworking components.

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1425 E. Industrial Drive • Itasca, IL 60143

Phone: 630-285-1065 • Fax: 630-285-1071