Sutherland’s SP2 Double Point Straight Side Presses are the perfect match for virtually any application. These presses are built to last, with crankshafts rated at 150% capacity, keyed HOLPs rated at 110%, and tie rod frame designs for maximum strength and rigidity. The SP2 has been engineered for versatility, and can be outfitted with a variety of drives, including eccentric geared, single or double geared, and crank or link motion. With large bed sizes ranging from 72” to 180” left-to-right and 240” left-to-right with a center drive system, the SP2 is a super-duty press ready to take on the toughest jobs.



Press Control

I-PRESS  on Omron Platform (included)

9” Color Touch Screen

Tonnage Monitor  (optional)

I-PRESS  on Rockwell AB Platform (optional)

10” Color Panel View Touch Screen

Tonnage Monitor (included)

Hanging Swivel MOS / Master Operation Station

I-PRESS user Friendly Easy Navigation Screens

I-PRESS Connected Enterprise for Remote Login

200 Job Memory Storage (expandable)

12 Cams Programmable & Nameable  

16 Die Monitor Outputs Programmable & Nameable

Fault Monitors to Protect Press, Automation & Tooling

Stroke  Position & Speed Indicator on Main Run Screen

Brake Monitor with Stopping Time Readout

Variable Speed Drive Programmable by Job

Press Control

Standard Features

Rotary Encoder with Time & Distance Brake Monitor

Floor Mounted MEP-Main Panel

20% Open Space in MEP for future items

Mobile T-Stand Run Station

Motorized Slide Adjustment with Mechanical Read Out

OMPI Combination Dry Clutch and Brake with Dual Safety Air Valve

Automatic Lubrication System with Electronic Monitor 

Cycle Switch

Automatic Air Counter Balance Oiler

Automatic Air Counter Balance Oiler

Hydraulic Overload System (HOLP) integrated with a key switch located on MOS Operator Control

Mobile T-Stand
Run Station

Safety Equipment

Adjustable Safety Die Block Electrically Interlocked to Emergency Stop Circuit

Flywheel Brake for Quick Stopping of Flywheel during during die maintenance or die change

Light Curtains for FRONT & REAR 40" (optional)

Light Curtains for FRONT & REAR 30" (optional)


IHI automatic grease lubrication

Recirculating Oil Systems (larger presses)

IHI electrically monitored lube distribution blocks

Bijur automatic air-counter balance oiler


Robust fabricated steel frames

Frames are stress relieved after welding

NTN Bearings on high speed shafts

Gears run in self-contained oil bath

High compression bronze bushings

Crankshafts are rated for 150% capacity

Three piece connecting rod w/ alloy insert

Motorized slide adjustment (66 ton & above)

Six & eight point full length slide guides

T-Slotted bolster & slide for die clamping


Ross safety lock out valve

Frames are stress relieved after welding

SMC liquid filled gages

SMC regulators & lubricators

NOK seals & packings

Ross DM series DSV dual safety valve

Hi Torque combination clutch & brake

Air pressure switch monitored at control

Air counter balance cylinder for upper die weight

Flywheel brake for safe entry to die area

Installation & Service

Trucking, rigging & foundation upon request

Technicians for press start up and training

Preventative Maintenance Programs at 6-12 months

3-2-1 Warranty based on multi-shift use

At Sutherland Presses, our mission is to be one of the world’s leading providers of metal forming solutions. Using our technical expertise, strong partnerships, and pioneering spirit, we seek to develop the most innovative turn-key solutions, reliable machines, I-PRESS controls, and service offerings in the industry.