We are excited to announce that JMC automotive equipment is now a proud partner of GMC machine tools, a leading manufacturer of high-quality sheet metal and metal fabrication machines. In this blog post, we will introduce you to some of the top GMC equipment in the following categories: Sheet Metal Machines, Sheet Metal Slip Rolls, Sheet Metal Brakes, and Pinch Rollers. We will also explain why they are important for an auto repair shop and what the advantages of working with GMC machines are.
Why Choose a GMC Machine?
If you are not familiar with GMC Machine Tools, let me tell you that they have been a leading manufacturer of fabrication equipment and metalworking machinery since 1989. GMC machines are designed and built to last with high-quality materials and components. They are easy to operate and maintain, with user-friendly controls and features. They are also versatile and reliable, with various functions and capabilities.
- By choosing a GMC machine, you can benefit from:
- Work faster and easier with less waste and downtime.
- Achieve precise and consistent results with fewer errors and defects.
- Reduce the risk of injuries and accidents with safety guards and switches.
- Save money on energy, materials, and repairs with low power consumption and high durability.
Now, let's take a look at their equipment!
Sheet Metal Machines
Sheet metal machines are essential for any auto repair shop that needs to cut, bend, shape, or form sheet metal for various purposes. Sheet metal machines can help you create custom parts, repair damaged panels, or modify existing components. Some of the top GMC sheet metal machines include:
GMC Hydraulic Shear HS-0425E: This machine can cut up to 4 feet of 10 gauge mild steel or 12 gauge stainless steel with ease. It has a 40-inch back gauge with a digital readout, a foot pedal control, and a safety guard.
GMC Heavy Duty Power Bead Bending Machine BBM-08E: This machine can bend up to 8 gauge mild steel or 10 gauge stainless steel into various shapes and profiles. It has a 10-inch throat depth, a variable speed control, and a foot pedal control.
Sheet Metal Slip Rolls
Sheet metal slip rolls are useful for any auto repair shop that needs to roll sheet metal into cylinders, cones, or curves. Sheet metal slip rolls can help you create round or oval parts, such as pipes, tubes, or ducts. Some of the top GMC sheet metal slip rolls include:
GMC Power Slip Roll PSR-5016: This machine can roll up to 50 inches of 16 gauge mild steel or 20 gauge stainless steel with a minimum diameter of 2 inches. It has a forward and reverse switch, a foot pedal control, and a safety emergency stop.
GMC Manual Slip Roll SR-5016M: This machine can roll up to 50 inches of 16 gauge mild steel or 20 gauge stainless steel with a minimum diameter of 3 inches. It has a hand crank handle, a quick release lever, and a heavy duty stand.
Sheet Metal Brakes
Sheet metal brakes are necessary for any auto repair shop that needs to bend sheet metal into angles or shapes. Sheet metal brakes can help you create corners, edges, or flanges for various applications. Some of the top GMC sheet metal brakes include:
GMC Hydraulic Box & Pan Brake HB-1014: This machine can bend up to 10 feet of 14-gauge mild steel or 16 gauge stainless steel with a maximum angle of 135 degrees. It has a programmable touch screen control, a hydraulic clamping system, and a finger assortment.
GMC HBB-0410 48 in Box and Pan Brake: This machine can bend up to 10 gauge thick metal sheets into box and pan shapes with ease and precision. The machine has 11 removable fingers that allow for different bending configurations and a hydraulic power clamping system that secures the workpiece firmly.
Pinch rollers are handy for any auto repair shop that needs to form sheet metal into curves or arcs. Pinch rollers can help you create smooth and even curves, such as arches, domes, or rings. Some of the top GMC pinch rollers include:
GMC PBR-05316E Power Bending Rolls, 5 ft. x 3/16 in: These are powerful and versatile machines that can bend metal sheets into various shapes and sizes. They can help you create custom parts for your clients, improve your productivity and efficiency, and reduce your costs and waste.
GMC PBR-0510E Power Bending Rolls, 5 ft. x 10 Ga: These machines are powered by a 3 HP motor and have three rollers that are driven to perform precise bends. The machines also have an adjustable cone attachment and grooves on the rollers for different sizes of metal sheets.
GMC PBR-1010E Power Bending Rolls (10 ft. x 10 ga.) are a valuable asset for any auto repair shop that works with sheet metal. These machines can bend metal up to 10 feet long and 10 gauge thick with high accuracy and speed. They have hardened rolls, an adjustable cone attachment, and grooves on the rollers for different sizes.
As a partner of GMC machine tools, JMC Automotive Equipment can offer you the best prices and services for GMC. We have a large inventory of GMC in stock, ready to ship or deliver. We also have a team of experts who can provide you with technical support and assistance. Whether you need sheet metal machines, metal fabrication tools, sheet metal slip rolls, sheet metal brakes, or pinch rollers, we have the right GMC machine for you. Contact us today to find out more about our GMC machine or to place your order.