2500 Ton Gib-Guided Bulge Forming Press with quick die change
Tonnage2500
ApplicationBulge Forming
IndustrySafety
Frame StyleGib-Guided
Special Features• Quick Die Change system
• 8-point square gib guidance system
Intended UseUsed to bulge form large-diameter rupture discs for high-pressure systems

Custom Features:

  • Quick die change system features infinitely adjustable die consoles and hydraulic die rollers in the bed
  • Delta high speed motion controller for superior pressure and positional accuracy and control during scoring operations
  • Pneumatic air pump improves energy efficiency and ensures pressure is held in the event of a power loss during the “Bulge Form” mode
  • 8-point square gib guidance system minimizes lateral movement under load
  • Light curtains protect the front and rear openings of the press
  • Crown mounted power system and reservoir
  • Kidney loop filter/cooler circuit with thermostatically-controlled water modulation valve
  • Ram Speeds: Approach 50 IPM; Pressing 2-8 IPM; Return 32 IPM

Learn more about Bulge Forming, Gib-Guided/Straight-Sided Presses, and Quick Die Change Systems 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