beckwood press guided triple action press manufactured in the us
ApplicationTriple-Action Draw Press
Frame StyleGib-Guided
Special Features• Multi-ram design
• Bed Cushion
Intended UseUsed to draw-form high-strength alloys for the aerospace and defense industry

Custom Features:

  • 8-point square gib-guidance system minimizes lateral movement under load
  • 80-800 ton draw ram bolster
  • 10-300 ton clamp ram bolster with fixed stops
  • 10-150 ton bed cushion/part ejector featuring dynamic control through four travel zones
  • Light curtains guard the front and rear openings of the press; bolt-on expanded metal guarding cover side openings
  • Kidney loop filter/cooler circuit with thermostatically-controlled electric fan-powered oil cooler
  • Crown mounted power system and reservoir
  • Calculated Ram Speeds:
    – Draw Ram: Fast Approach 6-64 IPM; Pressing 3-32 IPM; Return 6-67 IPM
    – Clamp Ram: Fast Approach 13-131 IPM; Pressing 13-131 IPM; Return 26-268 IPM
    – Bed Cushion: Extend 89 IPM; Retract 10-160 IPM

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