View Full Version : Home made shop press
03-22-2008, 01:25 PM
Just finished it up.What due you think
03-22-2008, 01:59 PM
looks good!! I like the 1"x3"or 3 1/2" pipe nipple. how the press work? daye
03-22-2008, 02:26 PM
Looks like your dies are angle iron? What tonnage is the ram you are using? Otherwise looks good, hopefully I'll have one running soon.
03-22-2008, 02:40 PM
the little that i played with it it works great.Just need to replace the return springs i had them laying around and they streached.th jack is a 6 ton had it lying around.Hoping to pick up a air powerd jack from HF soon.The press break woorks ok but for what i nned it for it will due till i can make a better on
03-22-2008, 09:28 PM
jgwood, I pick up a 20 ton air/hyd at Northen for $70.00 for my press. just finshed it a few weeks ago. Still need to bluild dies and do some find tuneing. Daye
03-22-2008, 09:41 PM
tig looks good but a lot biger than i need i am looking at the 12 ton i belive.How do you like the jack .My press is made out of 1.5 by 3.5 by 1/8 in tube so it can handel the jack.Just have to justify the price
03-22-2008, 11:14 PM
look good... to me...
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