The Standard AP 4 Column Press is a vertical, down acting direct hydraulic press with a guided platen powered by an extremely heavy duty machine tool quality hydraulic cylinder. The precision machined platen is fitted with bearings made of A660 bronze and rides on 4 columns of turned, ground & polished chrome steel. The massive structure is fabricated from heavy sections of prime steel plate. This press is designed for heavy production work for all sizes of facilities.
- Standard Industrial model AP Four column presses are manufactured for a variety of applications in metalworking and other fields.
- Four column presses are best utilized for center load applications and/or for evenly distributed tonnage applications like embossing and rubber pad forming
- Off center loading applications can be done on four column presses, but they will require optional load balancing devices like stroke dampers or nitrogen cylinders.
- Available from 100 to 1,000 tons the model AP four column press is available with a wide variety of options that will make it one of the most versatile presses on your floor.