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This chapter describes sheet metal forming operations, including cutting, blanking, piercing, and bending as well as deep drawing, spinning, press-brake and stretch forming, fluid forming, and drop hammer and electromagnetic forming. It also discusses the selection and use of die materials and lubricants along with superplastic forming techniques.

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Forming, Metals Fabrication: Understanding the Basics, Edited By F.C. Campbell, ASM International, 2013, p 163–211,

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