Engineering Specification, 3600 ton Plate Bender (O/No. 5555/46)
3600 ton Plate Bender (O/No. 5555/46)
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|Specification:||3600 ton vertical hydraulic plate bender of the triple-power type|
|Construction:||The machine which is a rectangular construction is to comprise two end girders, top girder and baseplate, which are to be secured together by 13″ diameter tension bars, pre-stressed to 3600 tonf|
|Main Characteristics:||The machine is to be designed to give a maximum bending load of 3600 tons and is to be entirely self-contained and generally in accordance with the following particulars: –|
|The machine is to be capable of bending the following range of mild steel plates when using a 35″ diameter roller – maximum load 1200 tonf|
|Plates 1 3/4″ thick x 20′ 0″ wide, cold bent to circle 44″ inside diameter|
|Plates 1 1/2″ thick x 20′ 0″ wide, cold bent to circle 40″ inside diameter|
|When using 12″ diameter roller and girder – maximum load 3600 tonf|
|Plates 3″ thick x 20′ 0″ wide, bent to 1/2 circle 27″ inside diameter|
|Plates 3″ thick x 20′ 0″ wide, cold bent to 2/3 circle 50″ inside diameter|
|Plates 5″ thick x 20′ 0″ wide, hot bent to 1/2 circle 50 ” inside diameter|
|Pumps:||For operating the main rams – one set of ‘Fielding’ variable delivery, high-speed, radial pumps designed to give 35 gal/m @3200 psi.|
|For operating the gripping rams, drawback rams and powersave rams, one set of variable delivery, high-speed radial pumps designed to give 35 gal/m @ 3000 psi|
|Supply Tanks:||Included in the supply|
|Motors/Starters:||Included in the supply|
This specification was kindly provided by Rhodes Interform