Model RCP-8500 HCB-A Tube Bead Unit
This particular unit is designed to bead and expand tube ends. It is operated in the Manual or Automatic mode. It forms with segmented tooling. An air cylinder will rotate the segment for a two-stage form. The time to form is approx. 3-5 seconds. A PLC is used in controlling the manual or automatic cycles. The unit is designed with a hydraulic clamp system where the collars have the profile to insure a precise profile leaving little or no die marks on the form. Various diameters and wall thickness of the tube is depended on the design of the unit. It normally is designed to our customers’ specifications. Provide us with a drawing and we do the rest.