Serial Number 8233
Capacity Mild Steel 6’ x ½”
Main Motor 10HP
Elevating Roller 5 HP approx.
Power pinch roll (lower roll)
Manual Adjusting Rear Roll
Air Adjusted Drop Hinge
Three roll benders work by "pinching" the flat work piece
between two rolls and bending it as it comes in contact with a
forming roll. This bends the work piece into a cylindrical form,
where it is welded together to produce a cylinder. Caps are then
welded on to produce tanks.
The upper roll is in a fixed position, the lower roll has
adjustable movement to perform the gripping function. These are
the "pinch" rolls. The third roll (the forming roll) is also
Truly built to do the job year after year, these machines are
designed with all three rolls driven. This insures easy material
feeding and constant pull through of the work piece.
With a manually or air adjusted drop hinge, the top shaft is
automatically raised to release the pressure on the rolled sheet
when the tail hinge is lowered. The rear forming roll is
adjusted manually. on some standard models.