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Presses & Press Brakes

Maintaining Your Pacific Press

Maintaining Your Pacific Press Pacific Press has built our reputation on providing the metal forming industry with the most rugged, durable equipment on the market. Our equipment is known to withstand the most challenging conditions, far outlasting every other competitor in the marketplace. However, even the most rugged machines in the world require proper and…

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What you need to know about tandem press brakes

A large press brake is not the only way to bend a large-sized part. Press brakes can be coupled to work in tandem, which might help increase productivity and throughput. When might you need a tandem press brake? Any shop evaluating a need for tandem press brakes should start with understanding how they work, the…

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Extend the life of a hydraulic press or replace it?

You just bought a brand-new hydraulic press in the hope that it will make money for your organization for years to come. The press is working great and stampings are coming off the line at an incredible pace. Fast-forward 15 years. The press has stopped coming down to a repeatable depth. The electrical system keeps…

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Press Brakes, Then and Now

The second industrial revolution in the United States saw a major boom in economic output in the United States. After the dawn of the Bessemer process of steel making, the United States saw a huge output, and usage, of fabricated steel products. Applications ranged from bridge and building construction to frame components of automobiles. It…

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