Beckwood Press Company has recently developed a new Hydraulic Tryout Press for large stroke applications. This 4-Post Press can be manufactured for a wide range of tonnage capacities and features a 4-Axis Active Leveling Control (ALC) system for precision bed to ram parallelism. It is engineered for tight pressure tolerance requirements and can be customized for a wide range of specifications and options. The press is equipped with dwell capabilities, oversized ram guide bushings and speed control.
Beckwood recently delivered one of their new Tryout Presses with a force capacity from 5 to 360 tons. It tests and presses core winding assemblies inside transformers for a leading electronic and transformer supplier. The press has been engineered with a 100” stroke, 90” x 90” bolsters and a remote power system. It features pressure control with +- 1 ton accuracy and an Allen Bradley PLC control system with touch screen interface.
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