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Hydraulic Press Frame

This is the basic frame for a 24 ton hydraulic press. I will be using this to forge damascus steel. It's mounted on a 3/8" steel plate with casters so I can move it around the shop.

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Close up of the lower plate

The lower plate moves up. You can see the die hole in the center of the plate.

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Side View

The uprights are made of 3"x5" angle iron. The top and bottom plates are 1"x10x21" steel.

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Tank

The oil tank is 19 gallons and is also mounted on wheels to move around. The pump, motor and switch will mount to a plate on top of the tank frame.

Mickley Custom Knives

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