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).
Click here to see photographs of this press.
If you have any comments, please leave your memories at the bottom of the page by clicking on the words Add a comment about this page.
|Specification:||‘Fielding’ 4000 ton, self-contained, rubber die press|
|Construction:||Vertical, four column type|
|Main Characteristics:||Power of main ram||4000 tonf|
|Power of drawback rams||260 tonf|
|Table space||9′ 0″ x 5′ 2″|
|Column centres||6′ 9″ x 5′ 3″|
|Daylight||4′ 0″ maximum|
|Stroke||3′ 0″ maximum|
|Height of bottom table above ground level||2′ 6″|
|Overall height of press above ground level||24′ 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