570 Ton high temperature Hot Forming/SPF Press with insulated doors
Tonnage570
ApplicationHot Forming/SPF
IndustryAerospace
Frame Style4-Post
Special Features• Bed Shuttle System
• Ejector System
• Insulated automatic doors
• Active Leveling Control
Intended UseUsed for hot forming and superplastic forming of titanium for the aerospace industry

Custom Features:

  • (4) 8” diameter chrome housing posts with graphite impregnated bronze bushings for superior ram guidance
    and rigidity
  • 82” x 112” bed shuttle system
  • Forming temperatures up to 1800̊F
  • Insulated automatic door system grants 4 sided access while maximizing heat efficiency
  • Equipped with two (2) sets of press ejectors to lift molds off of the bed platen
  • Equipped with four-axis Active Leveling Control (ALC) for precision bed to ram parallelism
  • Kidney loop filter/cooler circuit with thermostatically-controlled water-oil heat exchanger
  • Calculated Ram

Learn more about Hot Forming/SPF, 4-Post/4-Column Presses, Aerospace forming, and Active Leveling Control 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