500 Ton 4-Post Deep Draw Press
ApplicationTriple-Action Forming, Deep Drawing
IndustrySafety, Aerospace
Frame Style4-Post
Special Features• Programmable Bed Cushion • Knockout Cylinder
• Variable Frequency Drive
• Fluid Health Monitoring
• SITEMA Ram Safety Catching System
Intended UseUsed to deep draw fire extinguisher components for use in aircraft by a leading safety systems supplier

Custom Features:

  • (4) 6” diameter chrome housing posts with graphite impregnated bronze bushings for superior ram guidance and rigidity
  • Parker SSD Variable Frequency Drive for increased energy efficiency and control
  • Proportionally controlled bed cushion allows for dynamic cushion control through four travel zones
  • On-board fluid health monitoring system with early warning indicators
  • Ram knockout cylinder
  • Calculated Ram Speeds: Approach: 15-45 IPM; Return: 170-492 IPM
  • Light curtain guards the front & rear openings; bolt-on expanded metal guards cover side openings
  • SITEMA Ram Safety Catching System (RSCS) provides redundant load holding capability of the ram at any position throughout the stroke
  • Jokab safety PLC to monitor performance of included safety monitored valves and RSCS

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