Presses & Press Brakes
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 consistent maintenance to ensure…READ MORE
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…READ MORE
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…READ MORE
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…READ MORE
Should you invest in a custom press brake?
Buying any custom machine carries a certain amount of risk, and custom press brakes are no exception. In the right situation, though, the benefits of a well-designed custom system far outweigh the risks.READ MORE