ApplicationGeneral Forming, Bending & Straightening
Frame Style4-Post
Special Features• Fixed stops between housing posts for precision & repeatability
• Vibration dampening pads
Intended UseUsed to form 90-degree bends in sheet metal in a fully-automated production cell for the electrical industry

Custom Features:

  • (4) 6” diameter chrome housing posts with oversized poured/cast ram guide bushings for superior ram guidance and rigidity
  • Banner light curtains on front opening; bolt-on expanded metal guarding on rear opening
  • Safety block with receptacle provided for ram retention
  • Vibration dampening pads provided to absorb mechanical energy for overall system protection
  • Fixed stops between housing posts allow ram to extend precisely with absolute repeatability (adjustable in .001” increments)
  • Kidney loop filter/cooler circuit with thermostatically-controlled water-oil heat exchanger
  • Calculated Ram Speeds: Pressing: 55 IPM; Return: 90 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