Newton, KS—The Bunting Magnetics Company announced that its new Flexible Die Manufacturing Division is in full operational mode. The Flexible Die Division is located in a new, custom-built facility in Newton, Kansas and is solely focused on the production of 100 percent Chemically Hardened Flexible Dies.
“Our new Flexible Die facility has a layout that was exclusively designed for the manufacturing of flexible magnetic dies,” stated Mike Wilks, Bunting’s Flexible Die Division General Manager. “Within the manufacturing process, Bunting has ensured that it is using the finest equipment in the world and has capabilities only a few companies in the industry currently feature.”
This new facility and equipment allows Bunting to produce all types of flexible dies from simple designs to intricate die patterns. Also, Bunting can produce stamp dies that are machine sharpened and chemically hardened. All of the state-of-the-art equipment has been designed to manufacture dies in widths up to 30 inches.
“This expansion of our product line perfectly complements our existing magnetic cylinder products,” Robert J. Bunting, President of Bunting Magnetics, said. “This was a strategic decision to accentuate the strength and quality of our overall product offering to the printing industry.