30-ton 4-post powder compacting press 699
Tonnage30
ApplicationCompression Molding, Powder Compacting, Multi-Action
IndustryConsumer Products
Frame Style4-Post
Special Features• Automated powder shoe, hopper, & shuttle
• Secondary Cavity Ram
Intended UseUsed to form various rings, seals, and gaskets from PTFE powder

Custom Features:

  • (4) 3” diameter chrome housing posts with graphite impregnated bronze bushings for superior ram guidance and rigidity
  • Automated powder shoe and hopper with vibration sensors for accurate filling
  • Shuttle system to transport powder shoe into and out of the press
  • Middle cavity ram with Delta High Speed Motion Controller
  • Light curtains guarding the front and rear openings of the press; bolt-on expanded metal guarding on the sides
  • Skid mounted power system and reservoir
  • Calculated Ram Speeds: Fast Approach: 272IPM; Pressing: 133IPM; Return: 261 IPM

Learn more about Powder Compacting, Compression Molding, 4-Post/4-Column Presses, Consumer Products forming, and Automation in our Hydraulic Press Handbook.

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