12' x 1/2" (3683mm x 12.7mm) Chicago Dries & Krump Power Leaf Brake Model 228
12' x 1/2" (3683mm x 12.7mm) Chicago Dries & Krump Power Leaf Brake
1/2 inch by 145" capacity (12'1" actual bending width)
NO PIT REQUIRED
Passes workpieces through it the equivalent of a press brake with 12' between housings.
Still supported by manufacturer
Taken from service last year
Serial number 58421 made in 1945 (Their motto "We build 'em like they had to last forever")
30,000 lbs weight according to manufacturer. I think maybe even more
Shipping size 98" tall 17' 4" long, 7' wide (Very heavy toward side that has the apron)
440 3 phase, 20 Horsepower Motor
This unit has hydraulic clamping
Counterweights & power racks removed for shipping and moving (shown on pallet in photos)
Gears in drive system look good.
If someone qualified wanted to, a fully hydraulic conversion looks possible.
Bends back to about 115 degrees, for sharper bending than most any press brake can achieve.
$25,950.00 USD FOB Truck.