Engineering Specification, 4000 ton Rubber Die Press (O/No. 8352/38)

4000 ton Rubber Die Press (O/No. 8352/38)

This page contains a précis of the Engineering Specification for the press stated above (as originally supplied).

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Specification:‘Fielding’ 4000 ton, self-contained, rubber die press
Construction:Vertical, four column type
Main Characteristics:Power of main ram4000 tonf
Power of drawback rams260 tonf
Table space9′ 0″ x 5′ 2″
Column centres6′ 9″ x 5′ 3″
Daylight4′ 0″ maximum
Stroke3′ 0″ maximum
Height of bottom table above ground level2′ 6″
Overall height of press above ground level24′ 0″
Working Pressure:4480 psi
Medium:High grade mineral oil
Pumping Equipment:Four – Fraser, single-delivery, mono-radial pumps, each having a capacity of 20 gal/m @4480 psi, when running at a speed of 720 rpm.
Motors:Four – 70 HP x 720 rpm slip-ring motors
Starters:Four – 70 HP stator rotor starters

This specification was kindly provided by Rhodes Interform

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