One tool - variant parts

Our combination-tools: one main tool - variant parts! With our leading Tool-technology we have the skill to manufacture base tools with various add-ons that can be used to produce an entire product family in multiple sizes. High efficiency makes our prices extremely competitive.

Product Families
Stamping Bihler

Efficiency in all aspects

  • Maximising Synergies

    For the manufacturing of parts from “Product-families” our Bihler-machines are the perfect choice. In our specialty tool shop, we have the skill to manufacture base tools with various add-ons. Together with different settings of the Bihler-machines, they can be used to produce an entire product family in multiple sizes. Guide-bars in different length, Straps and clamps of different sizes or other similar applications. Do you have a part that could fit in the range of the “Product-families”? We’ll be happy to evaluate the feasibility.

Interesting facts about Combination tools

  • When is a combination tool applicable?

    Combination tools are applicable for equal or very similar parts that exist in various sizes or lenght. For example the rails on the picture that are made in 3 different lenght. The advantage of this tool is that the dimension of the raw material ist the same for each part. Therefore the sourcing of the material can be bundled to get better pricing. Combination tools are also used for parts with LH/RH character, parts of the tool can be used for both sides.

    Product-family "rails"

  • Which machine is most suitable?

    For the manufacturing of product-families with combination-tools the best choice is a Bihler machine. Adjustable tools and guide units and the possibility of different NC settings provide a flexibility that makes it possible to produce different versions of a part with one base tool. The concept and implementation is done in our in-house tool shop.

    Bihler machine

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You need assistance?

We'll be happy to help you with any questions you have about our "Product-families"!

C. Sauerländer

Tel: +49 2721 9549 67
Fax: +49 2721 9549 99
E-Mail: vertrieb@keine.de

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