150 Ton 4-Post Multi-Action Press, 150 ton quadruple acting press
Tonnage150
ApplicationMulti-Action Forming
IndustryGeneral Manufacturing; Tool & Die
Frame Style4-Post
Special Features• Quadruple-Acting
• Dwell capability
• Go/No-Go Functionality
Intended UseUsed to pre-form electrical motor assemblies for a leading supplier of tooling & metal stamping services

Custom Features:

  • (4) 6” diameter chrome housing posts with oversized poured/cast ram guide bushings for superior ram guidance and rigidity
  • Quadruple Action
    – Calculated Ram Speeds:
    – Clamp Ram: Fast Approach:196 IPM; Pressing: 96 IPM; Return: 189 IPM
    – Down-Acting Rivet Cylinder: Fast Approach: 196 IPM; Pressing: 66 IPM; Return: 120 IPM
    – Up-Acting Rivet Cylinder: Pressing: 66 IPM; Return: 120 IPM
    – Horizontal Work Fixture Cylinder: Pressing: 240 IPM; Return: 240 IPM
  • Dwell Capability
  • Go/No-Go functionality verifies ram location, signaling next process step when desired parameters are achieved
  • Bolster protrusion to support the upright angle/clamp bracket on front of press
  • Up acting rivet cylinder hydraulic circuit is specifically designed for short cycling of the press
  • Equipped with Beckwood’s exclusive Regeneration Circuit for the fast approach and retract modes
  • Kidney loop filter/cooler circuit with thermostatically-controlled electric fan-powered oil cooler

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