Machine manufacturers are increasing the clamping forces of their machines to meet market requirements:
. Bühler -Expansion to 8,400 t and 9,200 t clamping force with Carat 840 and Carat 920
. ltalPresse Gauss - increase from max. 4,400 t to current 5,700 t
. LK Machinery / ldra - Increase from 5,500 t clamping force in HPDC cells to 8,400 t.
. HDC(Haitian Die Casting) - offers large die casting presses up to 8,800 tons
Market share of presses with clamping forces above 5000 t is continuously increasing and further developments are planned.
Source: Bühler Carat - https://www.buhlergroup.com/