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device for making large forgings

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The drop hammer comes down with a ten tonne force and your fingers are literally millimetres away.
has announced the acquisition of Universal Technologies' line of Cyclone Drop Hammers.
Its manufacturing assets include five hydraulic press lines, ranging in size from 700 to 7,000 tons, and six drop hammers ranging in size from 12,000 to 50,000 pounds.
Steam-operated drop hammers and skilled workmen still produce top-quality forgings without aid of computer or automation.
This accelerated drop hammer is air operated with microprocessor-based programmable controls.