Pacific Precision Forging Orders Cold-Forging Systems
Maschinenfabrik Sack & Kiesselbach (S&K) of Germany will install two automatic cold-forging systems at Pacific Precision Forging in Jiangsu, China. The turnkey systems are scheduled to start up in the second quarter of 2014. S&K will deliver the feeding unit, transfer system and part lubrication. The first system is an oil hydraulic transfer press model with a 600-metric-ton press force used to calibrate forged bevel gears up to a maximum OD of 70 mm at a rate of 20 parts/minute. The second system is an oil hydraulic transfer press model with a 1,250-metric-ton press force used to calibrate and coin forged synchronic gears up to a maximum OD of 140 mm at a rate of 15 parts/minute.