Compaction Press Installed
September 19, 2002
Chicago Powdered Metal Products Co., Shiller Park, Ill., is in the process of installing a powered die change compacting press from Cincinnati Inc. The press incorporates an EL-TEMPT warm compaction system, robotic part removal and a triple upper punchy system. The 1650-ton hybrid mechanical/hydraulic press produces up to 40 lb. of warm compacted parts per minute.