450 Ton 4-Post Forming Press used for flange fittings and Y forming
Tonnage450
ApplicationGeneral Forming
IndustryOil & Gas
Frame Style4-Post
Special Features• Dwell Capability
• Variable Pressing Speed
Intended UseUsed in the oil and gas industry for flange fittings and Y forming

Custom Features:

  • (4) 8” diameter chrome housing posts with oversized poured/cast ram guide bushings for superior ram guidance and rigidity
  • Calculated Ram Speeds: Fast Approach: 132 IPM; Pressing: 1-11 IPM (variable); Return: 170 IPM
  • Dwell Capability
  • Automatic ram slide lubrication system with reservoir, includes lube system failure signals for low reservoir level and high pressure
  • Kidney loop filter/cooler circuit with thermostatically-controlled water-oil heat exchanger
  • Equipped with Beckwood’s exclusive Regeneration Circuit for fast approach and retract
  • Punching capacity: 300 tons; Stripping capacity: 20 tons

Common Features on Beckwood Presses:

  • Heavy duty box beam design for superior rigidity and modular tie rod assembly utilizing pre-tensioning nuts for optimum performance
  • Fully adjustable Parker cylinders with full rated tonnage throughout the stroke
  • PressLink Remote Support module for complementary diagnostics & troubleshooting
  • Dual linear and pressure transducers in the main ram cylinders for optimal reliability and redundancy
  • Allen Bradley or Siemens PLC, programmable control system with touch screen HMI and Recipe Functionality
  • Structure designed for Infinite Life in accordance with rigorous simulation analysis through FEA (Finite Element Analysis) design testing
  • Backed by Beckwood’s industry leading dedicated service and support team