Cole-Tuve Inc. now supplies a combination shearing/flanging machine. The model EFM has a ¼-inch by 118-inch capacity in steel and aluminum and up to 5/32 inches in stainless steel, for flat and crowned, round and elliptical and double “D” heads and bottoms, and for some other non-symmetrical shapes. This is in addition to the company’s lines of other shearing and flanging machines for flat and crowned, round tank heads, and bottoms with capacities of ¼-, 5/16-, ½- and 1 inch. Some of the models are available for heads without center hole. As optional accessory equipment for the larger flanging machines, dishing machines are available with capacities of 165 to 400 tons; and they are available with or without manipulator.

Cole-Tuve Inc., 10521 Industrial Park East Road, White Marsh, MD 21162; (877) 989-0700; fax (410) 933-0600;;