The BLU 65 MAX 11th generation has more power and more speed to provide maximum productivity. The Max 65 has been designed with today's metalsmiths in mind. Its innovative yet simplistic design allow it to be part of any size shop.
BLU MAX 65 Specifications:
- Comes Ready to use with a set of Knife forging dies included with the machine
-Runs effectively at 90 psi
-Average air consumption during hot forging is 14-16CFM-Normally paired with a 3.5HP to 5HP compressor with an 80 gallon tank
-Big BLU QC™ Quick Change Die System
-Dies are interchangeable between all Big BLU Power Hammers with QC dies
-65 pound (30 kg) Ram (Hammer head)
-500 pound (227 kg) solid steel anvil
-1.75" x 3" x 5" (44.5 x 76.2 x 127 mm) Dies
-2" (63.5 mm) bore cylinder with double wear bands.
-7.5" Adjustable Stroke.
-Full control on material and tooling up to 2.5" tall
-Infinite control of 0-220 strokes per minute coupled with a soft touch to massive blows is achieved by use of foot pedal.
-The 18" (457 mm) throat accommodates 36" (914 mm) plates and/or pieces of unusual sizes and shapes.
-OSHA Treadle Guard.
-89" (2261 mm) high, 36" x 20" (914 x 508 mm) base.
-1450 pound (660 kg) total weight shipping.
-Sand can be poured inside the back frame as ballast adding in excess of 250 pounds (120 kg)
OPTIONAL: Clamping Mode with 600 pounds static pressure.
-Low daily maintenance.
-American made - all components readily available.
-Technical service is just a phone call away.
-Scientifically balanced ram to anvil ratios for maximum effectiveness.
-Dies are made of heat treated S-7 tool steel.
-Our QC™ die system allows fast easy changing of interchangeable dies.
-Meets OSHA safety specifications.
-Over 180-degree foot pedal control easily accessible regardless of operator works right or left handed.
-No moving parts other than the free-floating head.
-Operates almost noise free except for hammer blows.
-Economical to purchase - even for a hobbyist.
BLU QC™ (Quick Change) interchangeable die system.
The Big BLU Power Hammer continues to be the workhorse and center of activity in hundreds of shops across the United States and in many countries around the world.