Mechanical presses are essential and versatile machines utilized across various industries, including automotive, aerospace, electronics, and appliance manufacturing. Known for their high speed, precision, and durability, these presses excel in tasks such as punching, bending, and shaping with remarkable accuracy. Their robust design allows them to endure continuous heavy-duty operations, making them ideal for high-volume production settings.

Purchasing a used mechanical press from Kitmondo can cost between €25,000 and €125,000, offering a budget-friendly solution for businesses of any scale. Important specifications to consider include force, stroke length and speed, bed size, shut height, slide adjustment, energy rating, drive type, automation features, and safety mechanisms.

Prominent manufacturers in the mechanical press market include AIDA Engineering, Schuler AG, Komatsu, SEYI, Minster, Chin Fong, Amada, Bliss Presses, Stamtec, and Yangli Group. Opting for a mechanical press is both an economically sound and environmentally responsible choice, supporting a circular economy and minimizing material waste. Let Kitmondo assist you in finding the ideal mechanical press to meet your operational requirements.

Omera OPM2-200 Mechanical press


Power in tons 200 T
Table width 1050 mm
Nbr of strokes/min 50
Table length 2100 mm
Ram stroke 250 mm
Distance between columns 450 mm

Smålandstenar DSF 50 Mechanical press

Year: 1963

Power in tons 50 T
Table width 475 mm
Nbr of strokes/min 120
Table length 730 mm
Ram stroke 100 mm
Motor power 4 kW

İtalyan Rovetta 25020 H Type Press

Year: 1989

Power in tons 350 T
Table width 930 mm
Nbr of strokes/min 55
Table length 1030 mm
Ram stroke 300 mm
Motor power 35 kW

SMV CO500-2 Mechanical press

Year: 1985

Power in tons 50 T
Table width 440 mm
Nbr of strokes/min 160
Table length 750 mm
Ram stroke 90 mm

Aros RAL 500 Mechanical press

Year: 1983

Power in tons 50 T
Table width 500 mm
Nbr of strokes/min 150
Table length 670 mm
Ram stroke 100 mm
Distance between columns 365 mm

RASTER ZEULENRODA HR 315 / 1600 - NL / RK Mechanical press

Year: 1997

Power in tons 315 T
Table width 1100 mm
Nbr of strokes/min 180
Table length 1600 mm
Ram stroke 100 mm

Paal 325D Mechanical press


Key Features: Robust Construction: The PAAL Konti 325D is constructed with durability in mind. Its sturdy frame and high-quality components ensure longevity even under heavy use and harsh operating conditions. High Compaction Force: With its powerful hydraulic system, this baling machine exerts significant compaction force, allowing you to compress various materials into dense, space-saving bales effortlessly. Large Feed Opening: The …

Erfurt PKZ 500 Mechanical press

Year: 2000

Type C-Frame
Ram stroke 500 mm
Power in tons 500 T
Working speed 35 mm/s

MIOS T40 FV Mechanical press

Year: 2002

Type C-Frame
Nbr of strokes/min 140
Power in tons 40 T
Motor power 4 kW

Erfurt PEE III 160 Mechanical press


Type C-Frame
Table length 1210 mm
Ram stroke 160 mm
Power in tons 160 T
Table width 760 mm
Nbr of strokes/min 71

VORONEZH 500t Mechanical press


Type H-Frame
Table length 2500 mm
Nbr of strokes/min 26
Power in tons 500 T
Table width 1600 mm

DELTECO PE-160 Mechanical press

Year: 1998

Type C-Frame
Table length 550 mm
Ram stroke 160 mm
Power in tons 160 T
Table width 800 mm
Nbr of strokes/min 50

BRET PACK32 Mechanical press


Type H-Frame
Table length 1760 mm
Ram stroke 160 mm
Power in tons 320 T
Table width 920 mm
Nbr of strokes/min 70

Schuler A2-250 High speed mechanical press


Type H-Frame
Table length 1500 mm
Ram stroke 30 mm
Power in tons 250 T
Table width 900 mm
Nbr of strokes/min 300

Used ZANI PRESSE TRG 300 Mechanical press

Year: 1993

Type H-Frame
Table length 1500 mm
Ram stroke 96.5 mm
Power in tons 300 T
Table width 600 mm
Nbr of strokes/min 60

AIDA NC1-2000 Mechanical press

Year: 1995

Type C-Frame
Table length 840 mm
Ram stroke 250 mm
Power in tons 200 T
Table width 1390 mm
Nbr of strokes/min 45

RASTER ZEULENRODA HR 315 / 1600 - NL / RK Mechanical press

Year: 1997

Power in tons 315 T
Table width 1100 mm
Nbr of strokes/min 180
Table length 1600 mm
Ram stroke 100 mm

JELISINGRAD BPA 75 high-speed press

Year: 1983

High-speed press JELISINGRAD BPA 75 high-speed press Pressure 75 t

Grabener GKS 180 t Mechanical press

Year: 1971

Type H-Frame
Table length 360 mm
Ram stroke 50 mm
Power in tons 180 T
Table width 450 mm
Nbr of strokes/min 52

Colombo Agostino 111.B.315 Mechanical H-frame press

Year: 1990

Type H-Frame
Table length 1120 mm
Ram stroke 250 mm
Power in tons 315 T
Table width 960 mm
Nbr of strokes/min 30

At Kitmondo, we take immense pride in our extensive selection of used industrial machinery. Among these, a cornerstone within the Metal-Presses/Forging category is the indispensable mechanical press. Vital to numerous industries, the mechanical press provides exceptional strength and precision, allowing businesses to mold, shape, and forge a wide range of metals and alloys with remarkable ease and efficiency.

Mechanical presses are defined by their ingenious use of an electric motor and flywheel mechanism to generate and deliver powerful striking force. This force can be precisely controlled to shape workpieces with unmatched accuracy, making these machines invaluable to any manufacturing or forging operation. They excel in high-speed, high-volume production due to their robust design and ability to withstand constant wear and tear.

There are various types of mechanical presses available, each designed for different applications. These include punch presses, blanking presses, and die-cutting presses. Punch presses create holes in metal workpieces, blanking presses cut large sheets of metal into smaller, usable shapes, and die-cutting presses carve intricate patterns and designs into metal. This diversity ensures that you can find the perfect solution for your specific manufacturing challenges.

Despite their heavy-duty nature, mechanical presses can be seamlessly integrated into existing production lines thanks to their modular and flexible design. Their relatively small footprint ensures they occupy minimal space, making them ideal for businesses looking to optimize their production floor space.

Used mechanical presses from Kitmondo offer a cost-effective and sustainable option for acquiring essential machinery. We understand the importance of supporting our customers beyond their purchase, offering comprehensive after-sales services including technical support and maintenance to ensure your machinery operates at its best.

Our expertly curated selection includes presses from some of the world's leading manufacturers, each rigorously checked and maintained to ensure optimal performance and longevity. When you purchase a used mechanical press from Kitmondo, you can trust in the quality and reliability of your investment.

Main Advantages of Mechanical Presses

Mechanical presses offer numerous advantages that make them integral to any metal forging or manufacturing operation. Here’s a closer look at some key benefits:

  • High Speed and Efficiency: Capable of thousands of strokes per minute, mechanical presses are highly efficient for high-volume manufacturing, improving output and reducing production times.
  • Precision and Accuracy: Delivering accurate, repeatable results, these presses allow meticulous control over force, speed, and direction, ensuring consistent quality and minimizing waste.
  • Versatility: Available in various types, including punch, blanking, and die-cutting presses, they can be used for a wide range of applications, from punching holes to creating intricate designs.
  • Durability and Longevity: Designed for heavy-duty operations, mechanical presses can provide many years of reliable service with proper maintenance.
  • Cost-effectiveness: Purchasing used mechanical presses from Kitmondo is a cost-effective solution. Their efficiency and accuracy lead to savings in reduced waste and improved productivity.
  • Energy Efficiency: The flywheel stores energy during the non-working part of the cycle, releasing it during operation, reducing overall energy consumption.
  • Simplicity of Design: Easier to operate, maintain, and repair compared to other types of presses, saving time and reducing downtime.

By leveraging these advantages, businesses can enhance their manufacturing capabilities, increase productivity, and improve product quality. A mechanical press is a worthwhile investment that provides substantial returns over time.

Main Machine Parameters of Mechanical Presses

When selecting a mechanical press, consider these key machine parameters:

  • Force or Tonnage: The maximum force exerted on the workpiece, measured in tons or kilonewtons, depending on the material and specific operations.
  • Stroke Length: The distance the press ram travels from its highest to lowest position.
  • Stroke Speed or Rate: The number of strokes per minute, beneficial for high-volume production but adjustable for complex tasks.
  • Bed Size: The area available for placing the workpiece, accommodating different sizes.
  • Shut Height: The distance from the bed top to the slide bottom at its uppermost position, determining maximum die height.
  • Slide Adjustment: The range for adjusting the slide’s vertical position, controlling forming or forging depth.
  • Energy Rating: An indication of power consumption, important for operational cost and environmental sustainability.
  • Type of Drive: Varying types such as crank, eccentric, or knuckle joint, chosen based on speed, force, precision, and control requirements.
  • Automation Capabilities: Compatibility with automated production lines, enhancing efficiency and reducing manual labor.
  • Safety Features: Essential elements like safety guards, light curtains, and emergency stop buttons to ensure safety.

Areas of Use

Mechanical presses are used in various industries due to their versatility, precision, and efficiency, including:

  • Automotive Industry: For manufacturing vehicle parts like body panels and engine components.
  • Aerospace Industry: Producing high-quality components like turbine blades and landing gear.
  • Electronics Manufacturing: Punching circuit board holes and forming connectors.
  • Construction Industry: Shaping steel beams and creating fittings.
  • Metalworking and Fabrication: Operations like blanking, punching, bending, and drawing.
  • Appliance Manufacturing: Shaping components of household appliances.
  • Packaging Industry: Creating molds and die-cut packaging materials.
  • Minting and Coining: Precisely stamping designs onto coins and medals.
  • Jewelry Making: Creating intricate designs and embossing patterns.

Leading Manufacturers of Mechanical Presses

Top manufacturers known for their high-quality mechanical presses include:

  • AIDA Engineering: Renowned for numerous innovations in mechanical press technology.
  • Schuler AG: A leading manufacturer of forming technology with a variety of mechanical presses.
  • Komatsu: Known for durable and reliable presses used across industries.
  • SEYI: One of the world’s largest producers of mechanical presses.
  • Minster: Provides high-quality presses well-regarded for precision and durability.
  • Chin Fong: Offers a wide variety of machines for diverse applications.
  • Amada: Known for its metal processing machinery, including high-quality presses.
  • Bliss Presses: Celebrated for robust construction and reliability.
  • Stamtec: Well-engineered, reliable presses with a global reputation.
  • Yangli Group: Modern designs and high efficiency in mechanical press production.

At Kitmondo, we stock used machines from these and other reputable manufacturers, ensuring you get reliable, high-quality equipment for your operations. Kitmondo is more than just a marketplace; it's your partner in empowering industrial growth. Let us help you find the perfect mechanical press to match your production needs.