by Aneela Rose, TR VIC SpA
International fastener specialist, TR VIC SpA, located in Fossato Di Vico, (PG) Italy, and a part of the Trifast plc group of companies, has made a substantial investment in the very latest fastening machinery in response to increasing and evolving requirements from European customers.
The high-precision Carlo Salvi cold forming machine is the newest addition to the company’s growing portfolio of machinery, which further increases manufacturing capacity for high-level applications within automotive, household appliances and electrical sectors in Europe.
The advanced Carlo Salvi 1 Die 2 Blow Header provides the highest productivity in cold forming and has been specially developed and designed for the production of screw blanks as well as for solid parts at high speeds up to 190 ppm.
Complementing TR’s application engineering expertise, this high-tech Carlo Salvi cold header machine enables the technical precision and versatility that is required in manufacturing fasteners for evolving applications across several different industries into which TR supplies.