Press Control System works with air-powered presses.

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Presscontrol PC50, 2-hand control system incorporates optoelectronic cycle initiation device, electronic stroke position interface, and digital cycle control. Ram return stroke can be initiated upon reaching either stroke completion sensor or selected press target force. Integrated electronic timer provides repeatable time and pressure operation. Dwell time is adjustable from 0-655 sec.

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SCHMIDT Offers Cost Effective Electronic, Two-Hand PressControl PC50 System

Cranberry Twp., PA, December 13, 2002 - - SCHMIDT Feintechnik announces the availability of a cost-effective, two-hand control system for its line of Air-Powered and Hydro-Pneumatic Presses or other electro pneumatically- or hydraulically-operated equipment. SCHMIDT's PressControl PC50, which meets OSHA standards, features an optoelectronic cycle initiation device, electronic stroke position interface, digital cycle control and a digital display with an adjustable complete stroke cycle counter and reset button.

The ram return stroke can also be initiated upon reaching either a stroke completion sensor or when a selected press target force has been reached. An integrated electronic timer provides for repeatable and accurate time and pressure operation. The dwell time can be adjusted from 0 to 655 seconds in .05 second increments. An electronic lockout feature prevents unauthorized access. The compact, PC50 can be used with all SCHMIDT® Air-Powered and Hydro-Pneumatic Presses.

Over the years SCHMIDT® presses have become synonymous with high precision, flexibility and durability while fulfilling the need for high speed and powerful output forces. These presses are used wherever assembling, joining, pressing, coining, riveting, fabricating and other non-chip cutting operations are performed.

For more information on the PressControl PC50 and SCHMIDT® Air-Powered and Hydro-Pneumatic Presses call 1-800-959-1218 or E-Mail your request to Also visit our Web site

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