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Year of Make: 1983
Year of Make: 1983
A plate shearing machine is used for separating metal plates by applying shearing force on them until they separate. It is preferred to other sheet metal cutting machines because of its ability to cut in straight line and flexibility that allows it to make much smaller cuts than other cutting equipment. Find above a list of used plate shears for sale from internationally established auction houses at various locations and at lowest prices. Select a metal plate shearing machine that meets your expectations, bid on and buy it just in few clicks.
The key components of a metal plate shear are a table which has support arms that hold the sheet, stops that secure the sheet, lower and upper straight-edge blades on which the actual cutting takes place and a gauging device which is used to position the sheet precisely.
Plate shear machines have different applications in different industries. Some of their key areas of operation include steel furniture industries, automobile production, refrigeration, control panel and door frame manufacturing.
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The working of a shear machine is exceedingly simple. The plate that needs cutting is usually placed between the lower and upper blades. The blades are then forced together against the metal plate. The shearing force applied is increased until it exceeds the ultimate shear strength of the metal being cut. At this point the metal starts separating. Normally, the lower blade remains stationary as the upper blade moves up and down.
There are many manufacturers of shear machines and other sheet metal equipment used in metal shearing like shear plate interferometer. Some of these manufacturers include HARLOW, SHEAR-FORM, PRESS & SHEAR MACHINERY, GLOBAL SPEC, BREEZE Shears, BARRET Steel, LISTER, WHITELEY and TYZACK. Whether it's a power shear machine, hydraulic plate shear or any other type of used plate shear for sale, these manufacturers guarantee quality products.