400 Ton Gib-Guided Forming Press, with quick die change system
ApplicationGeneral Forming
Frame StyleGib-Guided
Special Features• Magnetic clamping
• Multi-zone speed control
Intended UseUsed to form parts for the agriculture industry

Custom Features:

  • Bed and ram bolsters are 42” deep X 54” wide
  • 8 point square gib-guidance system minimizes lateral movement under load
  • Magnetic clamping provided for quick die changeover
  • Calculated Ram Speeds: Approach: 202 IPM, Pressing: 18-62 IPM, Return: 291 IPM
  • Ability to program ram speed changes throughout multiple pressing zones
  • Light curtains guarding the front opening of the press; bolt on expanded metal guarding on the rear of the press
  • Equipped with Beckwood’s exclusive regeneration circuit for fast approach and retract modes
  • Kidney loop filter/cooler circuit with thermostatically-controlled water-oil heat exchanger

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