20 ton 4-post pressure brazing press with dual bed shuttle and active leveling control
Tonnage20
ApplicationGeneral Forming, Pressure Brazing
IndustryAppliance
Frame Style4-Post
Special Features• Dual station bed shuttle
• Active Leveling Control
Intended UseUsed for a pressure brazing application in the appliance industry

Custom Features:

  • (4) chrome housing posts with graphite impregnated bronze bushings for superior ram guidance and rigidity
  • Equipped with four-axis Active Leveling Control (ALC) for precision bed to ram parallelism, programmable in 0.001” increments
  • Multiple zones of tool temperature control for ultimate uniformity
  • Automatic ram slide lubrication system with reservoir
  • 33” x 80” Dual station bed shuttle facilitates loading and unloading from both the left and right sides
  • Quick Die Change Clamp System with bed rollers and ledge clamps
  • Light curtains guarding the front opening of the press; bolt on expanded metal guarding on the sides and rear of the press;
  • Floor mounted perimeter guard on the sides; hinged access door with safety interlock provided on the left
  • Skid mounted power system and reservoir
  • Kidney loop filter/cooler circuit with thermostatically-controlled water-oil heat exchanger upsized for a high-temperature environment
  • Calculated Ram Speeds: Approach 0-60 IPM; Pressing 0-60 IPM; Return 120 IPM

Learn more about 4-Post/4-Column Presses 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