Engineering Specification, 2500 ton Horizontal Four-Column Extrusion Press (O/No. 65240)

2500 ton Horizontal Four-Column Extrusion Press (O/No. 65240)

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Specification:2500 ton horizontal extrusion press
Process:Designed for the extrusion of copper and copper alloy solid sections
Main Characteristics:Total press power2540 tonf
Number of main rams1
Main ram power2130 tonf
Main ram stroke6′ 3″
Number of side rams2
Full side ram power410 tonf
Fast approach power250 tonf
Return power150 tonf
Number of container rams2
Container sealing power250 tonf
Container unsealing power400 tonf
Container stroke4′ 3″
Number of Columns:4
Working Pressure:Main ram2800 psi
Aux. rams3000 psi
Medium:High grade mineral oil
Billet sizes:8″ nominal dia. (10″ max.) x 30/25/20/15″ long
Container:Container bore 8 3/4″ dia. x 36″ long.
Container Heating:Thermostatically controlled resistance heating up to 450 degrees C
Die Assembly:Revolving two-die, die and bolster tables with die-loading facilities

This specification was kindly provided by Rhodes Interform

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