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Suitable press for forging?


Ross Moffett

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Hi Y'all,

Found this hydraulic press on "Gumtree" and I was curious if it could be used or adapted for forging?

The description given by the seller:  Good condition. Heavy duty. 300mm opening. Good value.

Was going for 40000 then 30000 and now it's 20000, price in South African Rand.

Thanks in advance.

 

 

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hi Ross , are you ever in Johannesburg? if necessary i can put you up for the night  i have a couple of surplus presses i'm sure one can use and a fair selection of power packs too.i have a bunch of smiths coming over on the 2nd weekend of next month maybe you would like to join in?

regards Ian

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ianinsa, Thank you for the offer but unfortunately, I'm moving down to the western cape (Overberg area) later this week. Although I would greatly appreciate it if you could maybe send the presses and power packs specs?

Thanks and regards,

Ross

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