200 Ton 4-Post Hot Forming Press for aerospace, includes pneumatic dwell and ejector cylinders.
ApplicationHot Forming/SPF
Frame Style4-Post
Special Features• Pneumatic Dwell System
• Ejector Cylinders
Intended UseUsed to hot form titanium and aluminum parts in the aerospace industry

Custom Features:

  • Engineered to accept customer-provided heated platens and insulation
  • (4) 5” diameter chrome housing posts with graphite impregnated bronze bushings for superior ram guidance and rigidity
  • (4) Ejector cylinders in the press’ bed used to facilitate tool changeover / part unloading
  • Skid mounted power system and reservoir
  • Calculated Ram Speeds: Fast Approach: 85 IPM, Pressing: 1/8 – 12 IPM, Return: 76 IPM
  • Pneumatic dwell system allows the primary electric motor & pump to be turned ‘off’ during prolonged dwell periods for increased energy efficiency and reduced noise
  • Kidney loop filter/cooler circuit with thermostatically-controlled water-oil heat exchanger

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