FORGE PRESSES

Sutherland’s hot, warm, and cold forge presses are built for the most intensive applications in metal forming, all the way from shaping massive multi-ton parts to hot heading aerospace bolts. Our wide range of forge presses can incorporate knuckle joint drives, link drives, or hydraulics. This flexibility allows us to help you consistently achieve the perfect press production stroke for your most demanding jobs.

HOT FORGE PRESSES

Sutherland Hot Forge Presses are manufactured in a state-of-the-art facility, adhering to the most rigid manufacturing standards, with models available in tonnages up to 2500 tons. Our Forge Presses are built to last, utilizing heavy duty heat-treated/stress-relieved frames, massive pitman arms, and eccentric shafts rated at 200% overload.

FPG SERIES

Warm/Hot Forge
1000-2500 ton
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FP SERIES

Warm/Hot Forge
400-1000 ton
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HCP SERIES

Warm/Hot Forge
200-600 ton
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COLD FORGE PRESSES

Our KNP Line of Heavy Duty Cold Forge Presses are available in a range from 440 ton to 1000 ton capacity. The front-to-back knuckle joint drive provides the high compression and dwell action required to optimize material flow in your dies. The monoblock frames are heat-treated and stress-relieved, and the drive train incorporates a wet clutch and brake.  To provide strength and stability, dual pitmans are used with the main drive gear to power the knuckle joint drive train. The press also features a patented die “un-sticking” slide adjustment device, tonnage monitor and a centralized lubrication system with alarm.

KNP 650

Cold Forge
400-1000 ton
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KNP 880

Cold Forge
400-1000 ton
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HOT HEADING & TRIM PRESSES

Our line of Trim & Hot Heading Presses, available in Gap Frame or Straight Side, are setting a new standard in the industry. Our unique front loading sliding table design vastly improves production of long and short bolts through ergonomic, purposeful design and flexibility.  Special custom considerations such heat shields or special cutouts in the bolster and lower frames can be accommodated for conveyor removal of parts or hot scrap.

SP1 SERIES

Single Point Straight Side
220-1000 ton
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HCP SERIES

Single Point Straight Side
88-330 ton
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MARK SERIES

Single Point Gap Frame
35-330 ton
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