The Big Press Advantage

FMS’s pressing capacity up to 1100 tons distinguish us as one of the best-equipped P/M manufacturers in North America. This is the answer to our customers growing need for an effective, high-capacity means of producing difficult and larger powder metal components. We are one of the few in the country who offers this specialized service and the only one with FMS customized service and high-quality standards.

1100 Ton Press

  • Up to 5-inches (127 mm) part length
  • Five level parts capability
  • Among the highest press capability in North America
  • Tracks part variables and automatically adjusts
  • Parts up to 25 square inches (762 square centimeters) of cross-sectional area

CNC Servo Controlled Presses

  • State-of-the-art press control technology
  • Six-axis closed-loop CNC, servo controlled
  • Tracks part variables and automatically adjusts part length
  • Six level parts capability
  • Powder transfer above die table, possible

FMS’s Newest Press: Osterwalder OPP-2000

  • Fully electric primary drive system—the second in North America.
  • Energy Efficient: Consumes 80% less energy compared to hydraulic.
  • Precision Control: Repeatability within 0.002 mm (0.0001 in.).
  • Lower Maintenance, reduced downtime with fewer moving parts.
  • Environmentally Friendly: Minimal hydraulic oil waste.
  • 7 separate platens provide the ultimate in part shape flexibility.