Super Plastic Forming

Super Plastic Forming


Overview
Industry SPF Leader
Production started in August 2009
Expanding current plant capacity to meet increasing customer demand

How it Works
Super Plastic Forming is a unique hot forming process for aluminum sheet material.
Air at high pressure is blown at controlled speeds to form desired shapes & geometries

Benefits of SPF
The material is stretched for up to 1000%
It reduces overall vehicle weight
In some cases it eliminates sub-assemblies
It reduces CAPEX on program launches

Current SPF Production