Apr 22, 2016 Leave a comment

Press Brake Professionals Attended Certificate Course An FMA-sponsored press brake training was hosted at JMT headquarters on April 14th and 15th, 2016. This intensive two-day seminar not only informed the participants about the history and theory of press brake bending, but also taught them critical techniques, such as how to make the necessary bend deduction math calculations that are…

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Apr 19, 2016 1 Comment

When you are choosing a press brake for a large project, the use of a very large press brake is not your only option to handle heavy-gauge materials. Using two or more press brakes in tandem has many benefits over using just one large press brake. Before you make a choice about which press brake option is…

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Mar 01, 2016 Leave a comment

Attend Our Precision Press Brake Certificate Course The JMT press brake team will be hosting an FMA-sponsored press brake certification. This intensive two-day seminar will help metalworkers master the theory and math fundamentals of metal bending with press brakes. Held at JMT headquarters in Salt Lake City, Utah, on April 14-15, 2016, attendees will learn how to:…

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Jan 15, 2016 Leave a comment

Proper maintenance of your metal working machinery is the key to making your equipment last longer and perform consistently and efficiently. Every piece of manufacturing equipment requires routine maintenance in addition to any occasional repairs the machine may need. Whether you own a press brake, a lathe or a fiber laser, every machine requires specific…

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Oct 09, 2015 Leave a comment

Weller Machinery Company of Germantown, WI, showcased a JMT Press Brake at the 2015 Wisconsin Manufacturing & Technology Show. One of JMT’s oldest and most successful dealers, Weller put a JMT-ADS 30135 brake front and center of their booth during the expo, which was held from October 6-8 this year at the Wisconsin State Fair…

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Sep 30, 2015 Leave a comment

Determining the proper tonnage for air bending a piece of sheet metal or a heavy plate will depend on a couple of variables. Each aspect of sheet metal bending is important to consider when determining the proper tonnage for the desired bend. There are a couple of aspects that need to be considered in getting…

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Sep 08, 2015 , , Leave a comment

Our JMT press brakes are offered with the Delem CNC Controls. We offer the 3 most popular Delem controls: the DA-52, DA-56, and the DA-66T. The Delem DA-52 is our non graphical NC control and is very popular for companies and operators who are very new to a CNC controlled press brake.  This is a…

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Feb 23, 2015 Leave a comment

  We are reviewing the features of one of our R-Series press brakes, specifically our popular 12′ x 242-ton model. The standard CNC control on our R-Series is the Delem DA-52 numerical control (with an optional upgrade to the Delem DA-56 graphical control). The R-Series comes standard as a three axis machine (Y1, Y2 and…

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Feb 09, 2015 Leave a comment

One of our biggest concerns is when a press brake owner starts to play with his machine before it is installed. When JMT sells a brake we ask the new owner to do certain things before we arrive to install it: make sure it’s where they want it, make sure it has power to it…

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