heated clamshell mold
ApplicationClamping, Molding, Curing
IndustryAgriculture, Construction, Mining
Frame StyleNon-traditional: clamshell mold
Special Features• Platens heated via hot oil system
• Electromagnetic mold retention system
Intended UseUsed to clamp and cure steel molds filled with polyurethane material to produce non-stick, abrasion-resistant sheets, rolls, & liners

Custom Features:

  • 48” x 120” curing area
  • Mold Cavity Pouring Position: 7.5-degrees from Vertical
  • Clamshell Open / Close Time: <15 Seconds
  • Platens heated to 250 degrees Fahrenheit via a hot oil system
  • Area scanner to prevent perimeter breach during curing process
  • Audible alarm signals cycle completion
  • Electromagnetic mold retention system
  • RFID scanner for quick mold identification
  • Skid mounted power system

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