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Beckwood Press

889 Horan Drive, Fenton, MO, 63026, USA

  • 636-680-5893

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Sheet Hydroforming Presses feature integrated tool change.

May 4, 2016

In addition to optimized pressure containment system that improves cycle times, Triform Deep Draw BD Series is equipped with ergonomic tool change system that minimizes changeover times. Cartridge-style chamber is conveyed through rear opening of press, presenting blank holder and punch to operator. Presses can convert from Deep Draw configuration to Fluid Cell configuration, for shallow forming... Read More

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Sheet Hydroforming Press offers cycle time under 30 seconds.

June 3, 2015

With 20 in. diameter max blank size, 10 in. draw depth capacity, and integrated tool change system, 10,000 psi Triform Model 20-10-10BD allows manufacturers to form large parts within relatively small footprint. Precision diaphragm pressure and punch position control, combined with built-in recipe handling capability, offers optimized forming proficiency in intuitive package. With In-Sight... Read More

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Hydroforming Press features max pressure of 15,000 psi.

February 4, 2015

Featuring 12 in. diameter maximum blank size and 7 in. draw depth capacity, Model 12-15-7BD is suited for industries and operations involved with frequent forming and drawing of high-strength materials. Deep Draw Sheet Hydroforming Press combines precision diaphragm pressure and punch position control with built-in recipe handling. For new part development, In-Sight feature allows press to be... Read More

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Hydraulic Ring Expanders target aerospace industry.

February 3, 2015

Capable of forming strong, symmetrical, ring-shaped parts, Hydraulic Ring Expanders are typically used in aerospace industry for turbine engine manufacture. Ring expansion process helps minimize material thinning, and virtually eliminates stress point issues associated with traditional rolling and machining of rings made from high-strength materials including Inconel, Hastelloy, and Titanium.... Read More

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Stretch Forming Machines feature customizable design.

February 3, 2015

Engineered for both extrusion and sheet stretch forming, Stretch Forming Machines can be configured to user’s needs, including integration of heat to facilitate forming of high-strength materials. Systems withstand extreme forces and deliver accurate forming results, with adjustable cycles to facilitate both traditional and tangential stretch forming. PressLink System enables remote... Read More

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Benchtop Presses feature ram equipped with anti-rotation.

June 16, 2008

Able to maintain consistent die alignment, DJ Series of 3-40+ ton hydraulic and hydro-pneumatic presses suit assembly, compression, punching, trimming, blanking, stamping, and coining applications. They can be equipped with relay-based controls or PLC control system featuring operator interface and digitally programmable pressure switch. Presses can be modified for specific applications that need... Read More

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Hydraulic Tank Head Forming Press features multi-ram design.

May 6, 2008

Equipped with independently controlled clamp and draw rams, Hydraulic Tank Head Forming Press can be customized for wide range of specifications including tonnage, bed size, speed, and stroke. It features bed cushion which can be custom engineered for standard or dynamic cushion control that includes independent travel zones, utilizing recipe function on PLC interface. Read More

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Tank Head Forming Press features multiram design.

May 2, 2008

Hydraulic Tank Head Forming Press is equipped with independently controlled clamp and draw rams. It features bed cushion that can be engineered for standard or dynamic cushion control per user's requirements. Dynamic cushion control includes independent travel zones, utilizing recipe function on PLC interface. System can be customized for wide range of specifications including tonnage, bed size,... Read More

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Assembly Press suits large stroke and daylight applications.

March 18, 2008

Featuring 25 ton capacity, Assembly Press incorporates 2-post frame with 10 in. bed height, and is equipped with bed shuttle with 2 spring loaded roller tracks. It comes with 54 in. stroke, 87 in. daylight, 34 x 34 in. bed, programmable Allen Bradley PLC control system, and pedestal mounted dual ergonomic zero force touch buttons. Press also features 50 in. light curtain/bolt and fixed expanded... Read More

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Hydraulic Presses offer presence sensing device initiation.

January 18, 2008

Presses are equipped with PSDI (Presence Sensing Device Initiation) capabilities, which work with control systems using electro-optical (light curtain) guarding to activate press cycle. After photoelectric barrier is broken once by press operator to remove finished part and again upon placement of new part, sensors detect that the point of operation is clear of operator's hands or other objects,... Read More

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Hydraulic Presses are equipped with PSDI capability.

January 9, 2008

Available with capacities from 2-2,000+ tons as well as various capabilities and options, hydraulic presses are designed to specific applications in any industry. PSDI (Presence Sensing Device Initiation) control system involves use of electro-optical (light curtain) guarding to activate press cycle, promoting productivity and safety while reducing operator fatigue by eliminating need for 2-hand... Read More

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Hybrid Servo Motion Presses range from 5 to 150+ tons.

January 15, 2007

Offering both position and force control, Accu-Flex Servo Motion Presses utilize servo motion control instead of servo hydraulics. They are built standard with touch screen operator interface that has fully programmable control systems, Go/No-Go options, and on-the-fly part verification. Presses are suitable for production as well as research and development or laboratory environments. Read More

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Hybrid Press utilizes servo-motion control.

December 24, 2004

Offering flexibility for position and force control, Accu-Flex is equipped with blanking, coining/forging and embossing, knuckle, draw, and draw with dwell base motion profiles. All cycle parameters are programmed and infinitely adjustable. Programming also includes go/no-go options for part quality certification and on-the-fly part verification. Available in 5-150 ton capacities, press includes... Read More

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Straight-Side Press offers cylindrical guidance.

April 9, 2004

Suited for demanding applications, SSE series presses combines straight side end frame design with elongated cylindrical guide bushings. Hybrid design serves to unitize frame and offer structural integrity. Applications include stamping, progressive die use, and metalforming industries. Read More

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Hydraulic Presses range from 2 to 2,000 tons.

January 12, 2004

Hydraulic Presses, engineered to suit customer specifications, feature heavy-duty steel weldments and guiance system that produces minimal deflection. Read More

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Hydraulic Press offers 24 in. stroke.

August 13, 2003

One hundred ton hydraulic press is used for trying out variety of dies for forming, stamping, and draw applications. It offers small bolster footprint of 24 x 24 in., and includes 0-20 ton bed cushion with 6 in. stroke. Built-in decompression hydraulics are provided for stamping operations. Dynamic Force Control allows for zoned control of cushion and ram forces during draw applications. Read More

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Powder Compacting Presses suit hazardous environments.

July 22, 2003

Equipped with intrinsically safe control system that is able to handle hazardous class 2, Division 1 work environments, 200 ton explosive powder hydraulic presses offer automated operation. They have 4 independent rams, 2 down and 2 up-acting, with precision control over ram speed due to bi-directional flow control. Read More

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Hydraulic Press counteracts off-center loading problems.

July 25, 2002

Hydraulic Press features hot proportional horizontal-axis control with high-speed valving and dual linear transducers for closed-loop parallelism control. It measures 36 x 120 in. and has 230 ton capacity. Press is equipped with 8 5/8 in. diameter guide bushings, 30 in. long ram slide bushings for over 3200 sq in. of guidance, and 1 x 16 in. vertical beams that are attached to counteract... Read More

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