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Hydraulic Press Installed to Form Metal Bellows

Hydraulic Press Installed to Form Metal Bellows

Wednesday, May 29, 2002
 
Beckwood Press Company, St. Louis, MO, recently shipped a 1200-ton hydraulic press to Senior Aerospace, a supplier to the aerospace, medical and semiconductor industries. The four-post press, used to form precision metal bellows, was integrated with a push-pull servo-feed system, straightener and payout reel. An Allen Bradley PLC control system runs the integrated system, and has 500-part program storage and uses Dynamic Pressure Control. Other system features: quick die change based on Hilma Carr Lane die lift with hydraulic die-clamping system and a Trabon Lubriquip ram-slide automatic lubrication setup.

 

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