Ultra-High Precision Mechanical Press ULX Single-Point, From 80 - 2,500 Tons

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A Press That is More Accurate Than the Die AIDA ULX-6000, 600 Ton Ultra-High Precision Mechanical Stamping Press
  • Single-point, center-suspension, no con rod design
  • Ideal for progressive, transfer and near fine blanking
  • Eight zero-clearance spherical shoe type gibs
  • High off center loading
  • Revolutionary 9-point support system
  • High dynamic accuracy widens the versatility of forming processes
  • Compact design of press results in lower overall height
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Press Features

AIDA ULX Ultra-High Precision Mechanical Press Structure

AIDA ULX Ultra-High Precision Mechanical Press Cutaway Graphic
  1. Double Ring Plate Design
  2. 9-Point Ultimate Slide Guide System 9-Point Slide Guide
  3. Con-Rod-Less, Scotch Yoke Drive Mechanism
  4. Eccentric Shaft Dynamic Balancing
  5. Single-Point, Very Small Dies with Full Tonnage
  6. Highly Rigid Frame
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ULX Ultra-High Precision Mechanical Press Specifications

160 Ton200 Ton
250 Ton300 Ton
400 Ton500 Ton
600 Ton
160 - 300 Ton400 - 600 Ton

ULX-1600, 160 Ton Ultra-High Precision Mechanical Press Specifications

ULX MODELS
Press Technical DataUnitULX-1600 (1)-120-75
CapacitykN1600
U.S. Tons176
Rated tonnage pointmm5
in.0.197
Continuous working energykJ6 at 70 spm7 at 60 spm
in-ton26 at 70 spm31 at 60 spm
Stroke lengthmm100150
in.3.925.9
Strokes per Minute (No Load)spm70~12060~100
Micro inchingspmApprox. 10
Die heightmm350400
in.13.7815.75
Slide adjustmentmm100
in.3.92
Slide dimensions (LRxFB)mm1200 x 750
in.47.25 x 29.5
Bolster dimensions (LRxFB)mm1200 x 750
in.47.25 x 29.5
Bolster thicknessmm150
in.5.9
Height of bolster above floormm950
in.37.4
Maximum upper die weightt0.8
lbs.1760
Side opening (FB)mm520
in.20.5
Main motorkWINV 15
hp20
Primary power sourceV/Hz500V/50
Auxiliary voltageV/HzDC 24V
Required air pressureMPa0.5
psi73
Ambient temperature°C5~40
°F41~104
Total height above floormm31003300
in.122130
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ULX-2000, 200 Ton Ultra-High Precision Mechanical Press Specifications

ULX MODELS
Press Technical DataUnitULX-2000 (1)-120-80ULX-2000 (1)-155-83
CapacitykN2000
U.S. Tons220
Rated tonnage pointmm6.5
in.0.26
Continuous working energykJ9 at 60 spm12 at 40 spm
in-ton40 at 60 spm53 at 40 spm
Stroke lengthmm120200
in.4.727.9
Strokes per Minute (No Load)spm60~11040~80
Micro inchingspmApprox. 10
Die heightmm450
in.17.72
Slide adjustmentmm100
in.3.92
Slide dimensions (LRxFB)mm1200 x 8001550 x 830
in.47.25 x 31.561 x 37.4
Bolster dimensions (LRxFB)mm1200 x 8001550 x 950
in.47.25 x 31.561 x 32.68
Bolster thicknessmm150
in.5.9
Height of bolster above floormm1000
in.39.4
Maximum upper die weightt1
lbs.2200
Side opening (FB)mm540
in.21.25
Main motorkWINV 22
hp30
Primary power sourceV/Hz500V/50
Auxiliary voltageV/HzDC 24V
Required air pressureMPa0.5
psi73
Ambient temperature°C5~40
°F41~104
Total height above floormm36003700
in.142146
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ULX-2500, 250 Ton Ultra-High Precision Mechanical Press Specifications

ULX MODELS
Press Technical DataUnitULX-2500 (1)-155-83 ULX-2500 (1)-185-90
CapacitykN2500
U.S. Tons275
Rated tonnage pointmm6.5
in.0.26
Continuous working energykJ9 at 60 spm12 at 40 spm
in-ton40 at 60 spm53 at 40 spm
Stroke lengthmm120200
in.4.727.9
Strokes per Minute (No Load)spm60~11040~80
Micro inchingspmApprox. 10
Die heightmm450
in.17.72
Slide adjustmentmm100
in.3.92
Slide dimensions (LRxFB)mm1550 x 8301850 x 900
in.61 x 32.772.83 x 35.43
Bolster dimensions (LRxFB)mm1550 x 9501850 x 950
in.61 x 37.472.83 x 37.4
Bolster thicknessmm150
in.5.9
Height of bolster above floormm1050
in.41.32
Maximum upper die weightt1.2
lbs.2640
Side opening (FB)mm570
in.22.44
Main motorkWINV 22
hp30
Primary power sourceV/Hz500V/50
Auxiliary voltageV/HzDC 24V
Required air pressureMPa0.5
psi73
Ambient temperature°C5~40
°F41~104
Total height above floormm36703850
in.144.5152
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ULX-3000, 300 Ton Ultra-High Precision Mechanical Press Specifications

ULX MODELS
Press Technical DataUnitULX-3000 (1)-185-90ULX-3000 (1)-200-90
CapacitykN3000
U.S. Tons330
Rated tonnage pointmm6.5
in.0.26
Continuous working energykJ13 at 60 spm17 at 40 spm
in-ton58 at 60 spm75 at 40 spm
Stroke lengthmm120200
in.4.727.9
Strokes per Minute (No Load)spm60~11040~80
Micro inchingspmApprox. 10
Die heightmm550
in.21.65
Slide adjustmentmm100
in.3.92
Slide dimensions (LRxFB)mm1850 x 9002000 x 900
in.72.83 x 35.4378.74 x 35.43
Bolster dimensions (LRxFB)mm1850 x 9502000 x 1000
in.72.83 x 37.478.74 x 39.37
Bolster thicknessmm150
in.5.9
Height of bolster above floormm11001200
in.43.347.24
Maximum upper die weightt1.5
lbs.3300
Side opening (FB)mm600
in.23.62
Main motorkWINV 30
hp40
Primary power sourceV/Hz500V/50
Auxiliary voltageV/HzDC 24V
Required air pressureMPa0.5
psi73
Ambient temperature°C5~40
°F41~104
Total height above floormm40504250
in.159.5167.3
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ULX-4000, 400 Ton Ultra-High Precision Mechanical Press Specifications

ULX MODELS
Press Technical DataUnitULX-4000 (1)-185-90ULX-4000 (1)-200-90
CapacitykN4000
U.S. Tons440
Rated tonnage pointmm6.5
in.0.26
Continuous working energykJ24 at 30 spm28 at 30 spm
in-ton106 at 30 spm124 at 30 spm
Stroke lengthmm200250
in.7.99.8
Strokes per Minute (No Load)spm30~8030~70
Micro inchingspmApprox. 10
Die heightmm650700
in.25.627.56
Slide adjustmentmm100
in.3.92
Slide dimensions (LRxFB)mm1850 x 9002000 x 900
in.72.83 x 35.4378.74 x 35.43
Bolster dimensions (LRxFB)mm1850 x 10002000 x 1000
in.172.83 x 39.3778.74 x 39.97
Bolster thicknessmm150
in.5.9
Height of bolster above floormm850 (pit required)
in.48.82 (pit required)
Maximum upper die weightt1.52
lbs.33004400
Side opening (FB)mm660
in.26
Main motorkWINV 45
hp60
Primary power sourceV/Hz500V/50
Auxiliary voltageV/HzDC 24V
Required air pressureMPa0.5
psi73
Ambient temperature°C5~40
°F41~104
Total height above floormm43004150
in.169173
Total weightt5862
U.S. Tons6468
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ULX-5000, 500 Ton Ultra-High Precision Mechanical Press Specifications

ULX MODELS
Press Technical DataUnitULX-5000 (1)-185-95ULX-5000 (1)-200-95
CapacitykN5000
U.S. Tons550
Rated tonnage pointmm6.5
in.0.26
Continuous working energykJ30 at 30 spm34 at 30 spm
in-ton133 at 30 spm150 at 30 spm
Stroke lengthmm200250
in.7.99.8
Strokes per Minute (No Load)spm30~8030~70
Micro inchingspmApprox. 10
Die heightmm650700
in.25.627.56
Slide adjustmentmm100
in.3.92
Slide dimensions (LRxFB)mm1850 x 9502000 x 950
in.72.83 x 37.478.74 x 37.4
Bolster dimensions (LRxFB)mm1850 x 10502000 x 1050
in.72.83 x 41.3478.74 x 41.34
Bolster thicknessmm150
in.5.9
Height of bolster above floormm850 (pit required)
in.51.18 (pit required)
Maximum upper die weightt22.5
lbs.44005500
Side opening (FB)mm750
in.29.5
Main motorkWINV 55
hp75
Primary power sourceV/Hz500V/50
Auxiliary voltageV/HzDC 24V
Required air pressureMPa0.5
psi73
Ambient temperature°C5~40
°F41~104
Total height above floormm43504450
in.184188
Total weightt7480
U.S. Tons8188
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ULX-6000, 600 Ton Ultra-High Precision Mechanical Press Specifications

ULX MODELS
Press Technical DataUnitULX-6000 (1)-185-100ULX-6000 (1)-200-100
CapacitykN6000
U.S. Tons660
Rated tonnage pointmm10
in.0.26
Continuous working energykJ47 at 30 spm53 at 30 spm
in-ton208 at 30 spm235 at 30 spm
Stroke lengthmm200250
in.7.879.8
Strokes per Minute (No Load)spm30~8030~70
Micro inchingspmApprox. 10
Die heightmm700
in.27.56
Slide adjustmentmm100
in.3.92
Slide dimensions (LRxFB)mm1850 x 10002000 x 1000
in.72.83 x 35.4378.74 x 35.43
Bolster dimensions (LRxFB)mm1850 x 10002000 x 1000
in.72.83 x 35.4378.74 x 39.37
Bolster thicknessmm180
in.7.1
Height of bolster above floormm850 (pit required)
in.53.15 (pit required)
Maximum upper die weightt2.52.5
lbs.5500
Side opening (FB)mm800
in.31.5
Main motorkW90 SCR
hp120
Primary power sourceV/Hz400V/50
Auxiliary voltageV/HzDC 24V
Required air pressureMPa0.5
psi73
Ambient temperature°C5~40
°F41~104
Total height above floormm45004650
in.177197
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ULX, 160 - 300 Ton Ultra-High Precision Mechanical Press Specifications

ULX MODELS
Press Technical DataUnitULX-1600 (1)-120-75ULX-2000 (1)-120-80ULX-2000 (1)-155-83ULX-2500 (1)-155-83 ULX-2500 (1)-185-90ULX-3000 (1)-185-90ULX-3000 (1)-200-90
CapacitykN1600200025003000
U.S. Tons176220275330
Rated tonnage pointmm56.56.56.5
in.0.1970.260.260.26
Continuous working energykJ6 at 70 spm7 at 60 spm9 at 60 spm12 at 40 spm9 at 60 spm12 at 40 spm13 at 60 spm17 at 40 spm
in-ton26 at 70 spm31 at 60 spm40 at 60 spm53 at 40 spm40 at 60 spm53 at 40 spm58 at 60 spm75 at 40 spm
Stroke lengthmm100150120200120200120200
in.3.925.94.727.94.727.94.727.9
Strokes per Minute (No Load)spm70~12060~10060~11040~8060~11040~8060~11040~80
Micro inchingspmApprox. 10Approx. 10Approx. 10Approx. 10
Die heightmm350400450450550
in.13.7815.7517.7217.7221.65
Slide adjustmentmm100100100100
in.3.923.923.923.92
Slide dimensions (LRxFB)mm1200 x 7501200 x 8001550 x 8301550 x 8301850 x 9001850 x 9002000 x 900
in.47.25 x 29.547.25 x 31.561 x 37.461 x 32.772.83 x 35.4372.83 x 35.4378.74 x 35.43
Bolster dimensions (LRxFB)mm1200 x 7501200 x 8001550 x 9501550 x 9501850 x 9501850 x 9502000 x 1000
in.47.25 x 29.547.25 x 31.561 x 32.6861 x 37.472.83 x 37.472.83 x 37.478.74 x 39.37
Bolster thicknessmm150150150150
in.5.95.95.95.9
Height of bolster above floormm9501000105011001200
in.37.439.441.3243.347.24
Maximum upper die weightt0.811.21.5
lbs.1760220026403300
Side opening (FB)mm520540570600
in.20.521.2522.4423.62
Main motorkWINV 15INV 22INV 22INV 30
hp20303040
Primary power sourceV/Hz500V/50500V/50500V/50500V/50
Auxiliary voltageV/HzDC 24VDC 24VDC 24VDC 24V
Required air pressureMPa0.50.50.50.5
psi73737373
Ambient temperature°C5~405~405~405~40
°F41~10441~10441~10441~104
Total height above floormm31003300360037003670385040504250
in.122130142146144.5152159.5167.3
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ULX, 400 - 600 Ton Ultra-High Precision Mechanical Press Specifications

ULX MODELS
Press Technical DataUnitULX-4000 (1)-185-90ULX-4000 (1)-200-90ULX-5000 (1)-185-95ULX-5000 (1)-200-95ULX-6000 (1)-185-100ULX-6000 (1)-200-100
CapacitykN400050006000
U.S. Tons440550660
Rated tonnage pointmm6.56.510
in.0.260.260.26
Continuous working energykJ24 at 30 spm28 at 30 spm30 at 30 spm34 at 30 spm47 at 30 spm53 at 30 spm
in-ton106 at 30 spm124 at 30 spm133 at 30 spm150 at 30 spm208 at 30 spm235 at 30 spm
Stroke lengthmm200250200250200250
in.7.99.87.99.87.879.8
Strokes per Minute (No Load)spm30~8030~7030~8030~7030~8030~70
Micro inchingspmApprox. 10Approx. 10Approx. 10
Die heightmm650700650700700
in.25.627.5625.627.5627.56
Slide adjustmentmm100100100
in.3.923.923.92
Slide dimensions (LRxFB)mm1850 x 9002000 x 9001850 x 9502000 x 9501850 x 10002000 x 1000
in.72.83 x 35.4378.74 x 35.4372.83 x 37.478.74 x 37.472.83 x 35.4378.74 x 35.43
Bolster dimensions (LRxFB)mm1850 x 10002000 x 10001850 x 10502000 x 10501850 x 10002000 x 1000
in.172.83 x 39.3778.74 x 39.9772.83 x 41.3478.74 x 41.3472.83 x 35.4378.74 x 39.37
Bolster thicknessmm150150180
in.5.95.97.1
Height of bolster above floormm850 (pit required)850 (pit required)850 (pit required)
in.48.82 (pit required)51.18 (pit required)53.15 (pit required)
Maximum upper die weightt1.5222.52.52.5
lbs.33004400440055005500
Side opening (FB)mm660750800
in.2629.531.5
Main motorkWINV 45INV 5590 SCR
hp6075120
Primary power sourceV/Hz500V/50500V/50400V/50
Auxiliary voltageV/HzDC 24VDC 24VDC 24V
Required air pressureMPa0.50.50.5
psi737373
Ambient temperature°C5~405~405~40
°F41~10441~10441~104
Total height above floormm430041504350445045004650
in.169173184188177197
Total weightt586274808388
U.S. Tons646881889197
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