ApplicationHot Forming/SPF
Frame Style4-Post
Special Features• Heated platens up to 1600-degrees F
• Insulated Door System
• Active Leveling Control
Intended UseUsed to hot form titanium engine parts in the aerospace industry

Custom Features:

  • (4) chrome housing posts with graphite impregnated bronze bushings for superior ram guidance and rigidity
  • (2) 24” x 60” Duraloy TMA-4505 electrically heated platens (1,600°F temperature capacity) with multi-zone temperature control for ultimate uniformity
  • Insulated automatic door system grants 2-sided access while maximizing heat efficiency
  • Equipped with four-axis Active Leveling Control (ALC) for precision bed to ram parallelism
  • Calculated Ram Speeds: Pressing: 1/8- 67 IPM; Return: 120 IPM
  • Kidney loop filter/cooler circuit with thermostatically controlled fan motor

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