Here you can see photographs hear memories of Open Gap Presses made by Fielding and Platt.
Open Gap Presses allow access to enable large steel plates to be progressively bent and profiled.
Further examples of Open Gap Presses may be found under Flanging Presses.
If you remember designing, machining, fitting, installing or maintaining any of the presses here please share your memories of working on them. You can do this by clicking on the machine you worked on, scrolling to the bottom of the page and clicking on the words Add a comment about this page.
See images of Fielding's Open Gap Presses and add your memories of working on them