Problem Solving Guide

Solutions for punch wear, breakage, and other problems come from both time-tested techniques (e.g., adding a larger-than-normal radius under the head) as well as consideration for a wide range of leading-edge engineering solutions (e.g., head alterations) and specialty coatings designed to maximize the life of the punch.

This troubleshooting guide can help you determine the cause for your broken, chipped, or worn punches. It can also help you select the best solution—including Dayton products and services.