150 Ton Multi-Action Hot Forming Press multi-ram 5 post design, safety catcher and programmable pressure control.
Tonnage150
ApplicationHot Forming, Hot Forging, General Forming
IndustryAgriculture
Frame StyleNon-traditional: 5-Post
Special Features• Multi-ram, 5-post press design
• Ram Safety Catcher System
• Programmable Pressure Control
Intended UseUsed to form disc blades for the agriculture industry

Custom Features:

  • Dwell capability integrated into customer provided in-die water cooling system
  • Multi-ram press design; each ram is equipped with (4) self-lubricating replaceable ram guide bushings
  • Hydraulic Ram Safety Catcher System provided for secondary holding of ram the in any position during the stroke and is designed for the static load of the ram and tooling
  • Bolt-on expanded metal guard the side and rear of the press
  • Kidney loop filter/cooler circuit with thermostatically-controlled electric fan-powered oil cooler
  • Proportional valve provides programmable pressure control
  • Additional I/O for robot & line controller PLC handshakes, die purging, etc.
  • Calculated Ram Speeds: Fast Approach: 616 IPM; Low Ton Pressing: 196 IPM; Medium Ton Pressing: 147 IPM; High Ton Pressing: 104 IPM; Slow Retract: 353 IPM; Fast Retract: 493 IPM

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