Premium Bending with Inhouse Finishing Services

Premium Bending with Inhouse Finishing Services

We have worked in and around the aluminium bending industry for years. So we know that in most cases bending companies will offer the bending and little more. This often makes things more complicated for the customer and can raise costs dramatically in the long run....
Aluminium Section Bending Apprentices

Aluminium Section Bending Apprentices

Training the next generation of Aluminium Section Bender   We are proud to announce our participation in the Telford College Apprenticeship program. We’ve recently taken new apprentices onboard and we could not be happier with our candidates. Telford...
CMM Reports for Tight Tolerance Production

CMM Reports for Tight Tolerance Production

Many of the industries we cater to, including Automotive, Aeronautics and Transport, require incredibly tight tolerances on their formed aluminium components. Conforming to these tolerances is therefore very important in our factory and catching any imperfections is...
CNC Machining for Curved Aluminium Components

CNC Machining for Curved Aluminium Components

CNC Aluminium Machining   One of the many services we offer along side our aluminium bending is CNC machining. We have a team of machinists who are specialised to machine curved aluminium components. This way we can machine parts both before, and after the...
Ultra-tight extrusion bends for Window Frames

Ultra-tight extrusion bends for Window Frames

Bending Curved Window Frames We are always pushing the boundaries in terms of what is possible in aluminium section bending. One of these boundaries is how tightly you can bend a powder coated aluminium section. This record might not be the most exciting in the...
Bending LED Light Extrusions

Bending LED Light Extrusions

Creating Artwork with Lighting Extrusions     Often, light weight extrusions used to reduce ceiling load the profiles are notoriously difficult to bend. Our engineers have mastered the art of bending light, thin walled aluminium into a wide range of shapes....
Curved Architectural Aluminium Louvres and Solar Shading

Curved Architectural Aluminium Louvres and Solar Shading

Bending aluminium Solar Shading There are many names for the aluminium window shading options, solar shading, Brise Solei, Louvers, all are aluminium shading options that can be curved to suit the façade or form creative designs that serve a purpose. There are many...
Bending Aluminium to a Template

Bending Aluminium to a Template

Bending Aluminium Extrusions to a Template   In the past we’ve discussed what references we bend to. Today we will discuss in detail the benefits and drawbacks of bending to a template. Including ways to improve your template to ensure the best possible...
Aluminium Bending for Electric Vehicle Parts

Aluminium Bending for Electric Vehicle Parts

Use of curved aluminium has made great strides for Electric car manufacturers     Over recent years electric cars have risen in popularity and this trend shows no sign of slowing down. The electric car market is set to be worth nearly £1 trillion by the year...
Bending Aluminium with a Tangent

Bending Aluminium with a Tangent

Curving Aluminium Extrusions with Tangents   In the aluminium section bending industry there are few things as deceptively difficult as bending with a tangent or straight. Not all aluminium benders are able to offer tangent bending as manually adjusting is often...
Surface Treatment – Anodising or Powder Coating

Surface Treatment – Anodising or Powder Coating

Extrusion Bending Tips – Surface Treatment   Surface Treatment Choosing the correct aluminium surface treatment can be a tricky question when designing for a project. The type of surface treatment can have a big impact on production and the final look of...
FAQ: Can you Bend T6 Aluminium?

FAQ: Can you Bend T6 Aluminium?

Question: We need to bend T6 aluminium without cracking, Is this possible?   Answer: T6 aluminium is hardened through artificial aging that causes particles within the metal to be spread evenly throughout the grain structure of the metal. Once the particles...
CE Marked Curved Structural Aluminium

Free your Creativity with Curved Aluminium

Architects and Designers are always looking for the new big development that allows them to flex their creativity. Aluminium bending is one of the services that truly broaden the horizons of what is possible. We have been provided with a number of opportunities where...
Easter Update

Easter Update

We’re all very excited for the upcoming Easter Holidays. Please note that our factory will be closed from Friday 2nd of April and will be back in on Tuesday 6th of April. For any enquiries during this time please email and it will be responded...
Bending Architectural Aluminium

Bending Architectural Aluminium

Architectural and Structural Aluminium Bending   The architectural industry is constantly evolving. Architects and designers are always looking for new, innovative and modern materials to use for their projects. Architectural aluminium use has been on a steady...
Basics of Aluminium Extrusion Bending – Profile Design

Basics of Aluminium Extrusion Bending – Profile Design

Learn the Basics of Aluminium Extrusion Bending   An incredible amount of finesse and skill goes into the process of aluminium bending. Many factors go into what is possible and what will cause problems. Today we have decided to break down a few of the key design...