What is roll forming machine?

What is roll forming machine?

A roll forming machine (or metal forming machine) fabricates specific configurations out of long strips of metal, most commonly coiled steel. In most applications, the required cross-section profile of the piece is specifically designed for the machine to bend the metal as necessary.A roll forming machine (or metal forming machine) fabricates specific configurations out of long strips of metal, most commonly coiled steel. In most applications, the required cross-section profile of the piece is specifically designed for the machine to bend the metal as necessary.

What industries use roll forming?

Just look at the buildings and infrastructure you pass by every day:

  • Power distribution components
  • Warehouse & data storage
  • Commercial food storage
  • Solar
  • Trains
  • Trailers & trucks
  • Guard rails & sign posts
  • And so on