20 Ton Extrusion Stretch Forming Press with integrated heat and independently controlled arms.
Tonnage20
ApplicationStretch Forming
IndustryAerospace
Frame StyleNon-traditional
Special Features• Integrated tool heating
• Independently controlled arms
Intended UseUsed to stretch and contour aerospace alloys into a variety of roll formed profiles

Custom Features:

Maximum Part Length: 240”; Minimum Part Length: 8” (w/ 4” chucks)
Close Capability: 10”
Tension Cylinder Stroke: 30”
Tension Cylinder Speed: 1-30 IPM (Programmable)
Tension Cylinder Rotation: +/- 25 Degrees
Swing Angle: 10 Degrees Forward / 90 Degrees Backward
Maximum Operating Pressure: 3,000 PSI
Integrated Tool Heating Included
Operating Temperature Range: 350ºF – 800ºF
Heat Control Integrated into System HMI Control

Learn more about Extruding (or Extrusion), Stretch Forming, and Aerospace forming 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