200-ton gib-guided calibration press
Tonnage200
ApplicationOther: Calibration
IndustryAutomotive
Frame StyleGib-Guided
Special Features• Platens heated via hot oil system
Intended UseUsed in the automotive industry to calibrate plastic panels to the proper thickness prior to forming

Custom Features:

  • 8-point square gib-guidance system minimizes lateral movement under load
  • (2) 39” x 67” platens heated up to 575-degrees F via a hot oil system
  • Gun drilled channels in the platens create a serpentine flow for rapid cooling
  • Skid mounted power system and reservoir
  • Calculated Ram Speeds: Fast Approach:474 IPM, Pressing: 30 IPM, Return: 455 IPM

Learn more about Gib-Guided/Straight-Sided Presses and Automotive 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