Vision® Series Hydraulic Presses for Lamination Applications

The French Oil Mill Machinery Co. recently custom designed several Vision® Series 100-ton hydraulic presses with optional lamination package used to manufacture components for U.S. submarines. These up-acting column presses feature a hydraulic power unit, electronic control package and point of operation guarding integrated into a compact modular design. Specially designed electrically heated platens yield…

Automatic Circuit Board Lamination Press

Custom Designed Automatic Hydraulic Lamination Press for Circuit Board Manufacturing TMP, A Division of French recently developed a multi-purpose, 300-ton vacuum automatic hydraulic lamination system for the printed circuit board industry that allows research development with high-end experimental material, product samples and small run production capabilities. The specialized, electrically heated platens allow high temperature molding,…

Composite Molding Line

TMP Introduces High Temperature Composite Molding Line TMP, A Division of French, a manufacturer of hydraulic press systems, has recently introduced a high temperature rapid heating oven and an automated high temperature composite molding press system. The design is a 500-ton, up to 1200°F press with an integrated material transfer system. The composite molding press…

Vacuum Molding Presses Suits Polytetrafluorethylene Laminating

High Temperature Molding Press for PTFE Laminating Press TMP, a leading manufacturer of laminating presses for the printed circuit board and laminating industries, has recently introduced a high-temperature press for PTFE (polytetrafluorethylene) laminating. The vacuum compression press is designed to laminate fluoropolymers at high temperatures, up to 735 degrees F. Precise temperature control is attained…

The TMP Advantage

For three decades, the world’s leading producers of rubber goods, circuit boards, laminates and composites have chosen TMP hydraulic presses for their manufacturing processes. TMP offers: Robust mechanical designs, accurate machining and precise guiding techniques ensure press alignment and durability Custom electrical and hydraulic controls known for their efficiency, flexibility and long-term reliability Vacuum molding…

Downacting Composite Press with Multiple Heating Zones

French recently developed a multi-action, six post downacting hydraulic composite molding press to be used in a specialized manufacturing process. The custom designed automated press features specialized thermo fluid heated platens with multiple zones. The customer’s composite material enters the press onto the incoming heat zone for material preheating. After the preheat time elapses, the…

Meet with a Processing Expert at AOCS

Come meet with Jim King, our Oilseed Group product sales manager, in booth #401 at the AOCS Expo taking place in San Antonio, Texas from May 4-7, 2014. King specializes in the mechanical extraction (full pressing and prepressing) of oil from oil-bearing seeds and nuts for traditional and industrial uses, including biodiesel and other fuels.…

Oil Extraction Press Performance Trial Video

French Oil Mill Machinery Company released a new video showing an oil extraction performance trial conducted on one of our laboratory screw presses. The short video was filmed in our Piqua, Ohio Innovation Center development lab where we offer lab testing for customers needing to test various oil bearing materials and extraction processing methods. During…

New Pressing On Newsletter, Winter Edition

French and TMP have released a Winter Edition of our Pressing On Newsletter. Included in this Issue: Happy Holidays! A special holiday note from our team. Living United French employees pledge over $26,000 to local organizations Parts, Seals and Cylinders December is a perfect time to inspect your hydraulic presses for wearing parts New TMP…

French Releases Automated Hydraulic Press Video

French Oil Mill Machinery Company released a new automated hydraulic press video. The video features a unique 180-ton multi station sideplate press design with six double-acting hydraulic clamping cylinders demonstrating the press’ closed-loop hydraulic motion control by doing The Wave. The short video was filmed during a test run off in French’s Piqua, Ohio manufacturing…