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DeWys Manufacturing Named 2016 Winner of A.R. Hedberg Training & Education Award

Each year, the Precision Metalforming Association (PMA), sponsored by HPL Stampings, recognizes a company’s noteworthy efforts in strengthening its’ employees capabilities through ongoing training and education. Dedicated to the memory of HPL Stamping’s co-founder, A.R. (Ray) Hedberg, the A.R. Hedberg Training & Education Award focuses on the high standards of achievement set by the industry in a wide range […]


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Are You Asking Metal Stampers the Right Questions?

Selecting the best metal stamper for an upcoming job can be a daunting task. While it’s simple to assess vendors based on cost, quality of service isn’t such an easy characteristic to evaluate—however; it should be the most important. To help our readers better examine the quality of a potential partner, we have put together […]


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Quality Indicators for Medical Device Manufacturers

The reliability of medical devices could mean the difference between life and death. In the medical industry, it is of the utmost importance that manufacturers utilize a reputable metal stamping vendor to produce precise medical device components. Since 2001, the medical device industry has doubled in size, while negative reports, such as injury, death, or […]


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Metal Stamping Limitations to Know When Designing a Part

When designing a new part, it’s important to remember that even the most ideal computer-aided design (CAD) drawing will ultimately face real world limitations from material selection and the metal stamping process. In order to successfully bring a design to life, it’s vital to assess all areas of design and development in order to address […]


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Thank You for Supporting HPL Stampings, Inc.

On April 1st, 2016, HPL Stampings, Inc. celebrated our 75th anniversary. We wanted to use this as an opportunity to thank our customers for their continued support. We were able to reach this milestone because of you. It has been a pleasure working with you throughout the years and assisting our customers with all of their metal stamping […]


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Learn the Many Benefits of Laser Cutting with Our Latest eBook

Laser cutting is the use of a laser (Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation) to cut through metal for industrial manufacturing. Industrial laser cutters, in the form of low divergence beams manipulated by reflective surfaces, are typically used to cut flat sheet material, structural metals, or piping metals through burning, melting, or blowing. This […]


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Enhance Your Part with HPL’s Value-Added Operations

Metal fabricators are often chosen based on a range of factors, including their company’s reputation, turnaround times, and overall proficiency. Many procurement professionals also consider a fabricator’s secondary capabilities, also known throughout diverse industrial segments as value-added operations. These operations go beyond the scope of standard fabrication services. Value-added operations supplement the initial work performed […]


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5 Quality Indicators for Metal Stamping Vendors

Searching for a high-quality metal manufacturer is no easy task. The market is saturated with different companies to choose from, and each company will have its share of advantages and disadvantages (especially depending on your application needs). When choosing a metal manufacturer, your decision should also take future needs into consideration. Our team has compiled […]


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What Our ISO Certification Means to You

Prior to choosing a manufacturing partner, there are several factors your company must first consider. The final decisions made by procurement professionals are often based on the immediate needs of a project—this can include short turnaround times and an extensive material selection. Though these factors are important, quality should always be a top priority for […]


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Choose the Best Material for Your Product with HPL’s New Guide

Choosing the right material for your product is vital. That’s why HPL Stampings’ developed A Complete Material Characteristics Guide. This digital resource provides an in-depth review of dozens of materials and discusses how to accurately determine the best material for your specific application. A Complete Material Characteristics Guide covers important material properties to consider, including weight, strength, weather resistance, […]