Our approach to custom designing a hydraulic press starts with learning more about your business and manufacturing processes so we can work together to create a press with capabilities tailored to your needs.
French hydraulic press engineers specialize in providing heavy duty stand-alone presses and press systems with variety of features including platen heating/cooling choices and advanced control systems to improve part quality and lower life-cycle costs.
100 Ton and Under Hydraulic Press Features Can Include:
- Sideplate or column construction
- Compression molding, transfer molding, vacuum molding and laminating styles available
- Upacting or downacting with multiple daylights
- Multi-zone heating and/or cooling platens
- Automation features including shuttle systems and loading/unloading systems
- Precision control packages
- Built-in lift tubes facilitate ease of placement and relocation
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