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4M Partners teaches your employees to understand the material properties, forming technologies, and processes needed to produce consistently reliable components, reduce design, setup, and production costs, and satisfy your supply chain partners.

Our partner, Engineering Quality Solutions (EQS) , also provides sheet metal testing services to help clients with their forming challenges.

Course Catalog

MetalForming Fundamentals

Courses for employees beginning a new career and for those who need a refresher in basic metal forming.


Courses in the tools and processes used to deform sheet metal into a desired geometry, including:

  • Trimming
  • Bending
  • Drawing
  • Stretching
  • Hydroforming
  • Lubrication


  • Congrats to Prof Kester Clarke of Colorado School of Mines for his National Science Foundation CAREER Award to stud… 4 days 1 hour ago
  • "In an age of rapid technological change, it is imperative for us to challenge established practices...The inputs i… 5 days 36 min ago
  • Friction Stir Dovetailing developed by joins thick plates of to by combo of mechanical int… 1 week 1 day ago
  • Cleveland-Cliffs building 1.6 million mt/year hot-briquetted iron facility in Toledo OH intended for electric arc f… 2 weeks 4 days ago
  • Come to my June seminar on "Sheetmetal Formability of Steel, Aluminum & Stainless Steels!" We'll cover pro… 3 weeks 1 day ago
  • Dimensional variability. Random splits. Surface waves. Any of these can cause big production headaches. Scrambling… 1 month 1 day ago
  • Not getting what you need from your 1008/1010 ? Read about the limitations of ordering AISI 1008/1010, and wh… 1 month 1 week ago

Contact Us

If you need training to solve problems or improve your efficiency, we can help you plan a productive Professional Development program. Please contact us with your questions!



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P.O. Box 71191
Rochester Hills, MI 48307