automated assembly press manufactured by beckwood press
ApplicationAssembly, Automation
IndustryEnergy, HVAC
Frame Style4-Post
Special Features• Automated conveyor system
• ANSI B11.2 compliant
• Delta motion controller
Intended UseUsed to assemble copper plates for heat exchangers in the HVAC industry

Custom Features:

  • (4) 4” diameter chrome housing posts with graphite impregnated bronze bushings for superior ram guidance & rigidity
  • Automated conveyor system for easy part loading and unloading
  • Infeed conveyor perpendicularity tool allows operator to align stack ups before cycle start
  • Conforms to ANSI Hydraulic Power Press Safety Standard B11.2
  • Delta high speed motion controller provided for superior pressure and positional accuracy to within +/-0.005”
  • Go / No Go indicator ensures desired ram pressure and position were achieved
  • Crown mounted power system and reservoir
  • Dwell capability
  • Recipe handling via barcode scanner
  • Data acquisition systems for capturing critical process data and exporting it in the preferred format
  • Calculated Ram Speeds: Fast Approach: 81 IPM, Pressing: 1-81 IPM, Return: 34 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