Hydraulic Open Die Press in Production
July 28, 2000
Scot Forge, Spring Grove, IL, has increased capabilities in forged hollow manufacturing with the addition of a 4,500 ton hydraulic open die press. With this installation, the company can produce hollows in diameters up to 70" with a 2" minimum wall thickness and up to 360" long or 80,000 pounds in weight. Custom-forged hollows are available in straight cylindrical shapes as well as with unlimited variations in O.D./I.D. configurations including tapers, step downs, dumbbell, and closed end.