Two competitively priced models have been added to the smaller end of the duo pico two-platen line from Engel North America, York, Pa. The 400- and 440-tonners supplement existing 500- to 770-ton models. They are designed for high-speed operation—the new models dry cycle in 2.5 sec with a 22-in. opening stroke. Options include “ecodrive,” an energy-saving servo pump motor, and a precision coining injection-compression) package.
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