All about forging


Auf einem Ringwalzwerk werden nahtlose Ringe aus gestauchtem und gelochtem Vormaterial auf die gewünschten Endabmessungen ausgewalzt. Beim Walzvorgang werden die Ringhöhe und die Wanddicke des Rohlings [ ... ]


PRESSTRADE – we keep an eye on your goal

Second-hand or new forging machines – with over 20 years of experience PRESSTRADE can create a tailor-made solution for your specific requirement.

Our broad product range and worldwide service network coupled with our knowledge and experience of the forging industry have made us a world market leader.

PRESSTRADE can support you in all aspects of forging – from the first contact to your finished product.

We provide advice and support in the following areas: purchase of second-hand machines, new machines, service & support, special installations, engineering and logistics. Ask us questions, set us challenges. We will find a solution.

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All about forging


Ein Schmiedehammer eignet sich besonders zum Umformen von flachen Schmiedeprodukten, bei denen eine sehr hohe Umformenergie benötigt wird. Die Umformgeschwindigkeiten sind deutlich größer als bei einer [ ... ]


PRESSTRADE – Your partner for second-hand forging machines

Most forging machines are extremely durable and can continue in operation for many years. Second-hand forging machines are therefore a more reasonably priced alternative to new ones.

In our huge online sales warehouse, you will find several hundred machines covering all aspects of cold and hot forming.

Click here for more information on our second-hand forging machine service.

Click here to visit our huge sales warehouse for second-hand machines

All about forging


Auf einer Abgratpresse wird der beim Schmiedevorgang entstandene Grat mit Hilfe eines Abgratwerkzeuges vom Schmiedeteil getrennt. Zum Abgraten werden im Regelfall kraft- und weggebundene Maschinen [ ... ]


New machines from PRESSTRADE – standard or tailor-made

In our new machines range, we are the exclusive distributors of new ring rolling machines, hydraulic double-acting hammers and key drivers from BANNING®. These machines are designed and developed in Germany and Switzerland – we can offer them at very attractive prices. Spraying units from BANNING® are produced in Germany and Switzerland. Here again, it is worth sending us a specific enquiry.

We also collaborate with qualified and well-established machine manufacturers.

We have developed standard models with our partners and can make them available to you at attractive prices and with short delivery lead times.

Do you have any special requests not covered by our standard models? We would be pleased to develop a suitable solution to meet your performance requirement.

Click here to send us your enquiry and we will prepare an individual quotation for you.

All about forging


Als Gesenkschmieden wird ein Umformverfahren in der Massivumformung bezeichnet, bei dem Schmiedeteile in hoher Stückzahl hergestellt werden. Der Schmiederohling wird in das Untergesenk eingelegt und das [ ... ]


PRESSTRADE – services covering every aspect of forging

We are your service partner and are available globally to support all of the developments in your forging company with our vast service range.

Our team of skilled specialists are at your disposal to answer any questions and meet any challenges on any aspect of forging. Whether you need our help at short notice due to machinery breakdowns, would like a partial or general overhaul or the complete relocation of your forging lines – we are ready to take up the challenge.

PRESSTRADE can support you in every aspect of forging – from assessments, valuations and feasibility studies through to detailed project planning and the commissioning or automation of your machines. Let us know your problems and we will solve them for you.

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All about forging


Ebenso wie das Gesenkschmieden ist auch das Freiformschmieden ein spanloses Fertigungsverfahren. Die Gestaltung des Schmiedeteils erfolgt durch die gezielte Werkstückbewegung. Bis zur gewünschten [ ... ]


PRESSTRADE – specially designed installations for massive forming

PRESSTRADE is developing new technologies and patents in massive forming.

You tell us what forming tasks you have to perform and our specialists from PRESSTRADE will advise you on all kinds of forming methods and process steps, as well as the design and further processing stages.

PRESSTRADE offers turn-key solutions and new developments for the automotive industry, aerospace, railways and a multitude of other applications. We design and develop simple components as well as complete turn-key production lines. Starting with initial concept studies, we offer continuous and intensive project support until the handover to the end user.

Please contact us for more information or send us your detailed enquiries.

All about forging


Man unterscheidet bei einer Schmiedepresse arbeitsgebundene, kraftgebundene und weggebundene Schmiedepressen. Die Schmiedepresse bringt ihre Kraft im Vergleich zum Schmiedehammer langsamer bis in die [ ... ]


PRESSTRADE – technical solutions for complex installations as well as their individual components

The combination of engineering and project management means that we can provide a unique industrial service enabling our customers to concentrate on their core business.

Our team not only offers extensive experience, specialist qualifications and a systematic working approach, their creativity, innovative ideas and the development of alternative ways of solving problems are bound to support you in achieving your goals.

PRESSTRADE focuses on engineering. The development of technical solutions, design concepts and services is our strength.

We are your reliable partner for all kinds of process optimisation and automation through to the overhaul of large and specialist machines and equipment.

Please contact us for more information or send us your detailed enquiries.

All about forging


Schmieden ist ein spanloses Umformverfahren. Beim Schmieden werden Metalle auf eine Temperatur oberhalb ihrer Rekristallisationstemperatur erhitzt und zwischen zwei Werkzeughälften [ ... ]


PRESSTRADE – your specialists for transport and logistics

Transporting large forging machines is a task for specialists. Entrusting the transport to us ensures that it is effected smoothly and rapidly, to the extent and within the time frame you require.

We can plan and organize logistics worldwide including all the necessary formalities (customs clearance, traffic licence, police escort etc.) through to turnkey commissioning if desired.

Please contact us for more information or send us your detailed enquiries.

All about forging


Eine Reckwalze ist eine Umformmaschine mit profiliertem Walzwerkzeug, die den Materialquerschnitt des Werkstücks im Längswalzverfahren definiert verändert. Die Reckwalze wird in der Massivumformung [ ... ]



Presstrade AG

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