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3/8″ Hydraulic Shears

We design simplicity and safety into our shears-with an advanced hydraulic system. and flexible operation. They’re easy to operate, easy to maintain and able to withstand the rigors of today’s production demands.

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Product Description

A precision cut doesn’t happen by chance.

It takes a shear that can make a razor-sharp cut time after time. Kalamazoo Metal Muncher overdriven and underdriven Hydraulic Shears are designed to do exactly that. Choose from a family or eight different models: 1/8″ (10 GA), 3/16″, 1/4″, 3/8″, 1/2″, 5/8″, 3/4″, and 1″.

We design simplicity and safety into our shears-with an advanced hydraulic system. and flexible operation. They’re easy to operate, easy to maintain and able to withstand the rigors of today’s production demands.

Controls

Push button and switch controls are at your fingertips. The fully guarded, 2- position 110v footswitch lets you interrupt the cutting stroke at any point in its cycle.

Easy Material Handling

A sturdy backgauge and rake angle adjustment minimizes twist and distortion. This makes it possible to increase the rake for cutting heavier stock and extend maximum capacity of the machine. A 4′ squaring arm with a recessed scale makes for fast, easy measurement.

Modified High Carbon, High Chrome Reversible Knives

Provide four separate edges for clean cuts and long blade life.Easy blade gap adjustment means precise cuts for a wide variety of materials.

Electrical System

Meets NFPA 79 and construction requirements of the ANSI 811.4. All machines have disconnect switches, magnetic starters, 110/120v controls, and 20 8-230/460v 3 phase, others optional.

Backgauges

A Metal Muncher Shear is capable of shearing 1/8″ (10 GA) material to the following tolerance: Dimension – The width of the off-cut portion of the workpiece is within :t0.005 inch of the backgauge selling.

Standard Features

  • 36″ Power Backgauge with LED Readout Inch I Metric
  • Power Adjust Variable Rake
  • 4′ Squaring Arm with Inlaid Scale
  • Hour Meter
  • Light Beam Gauge (Shadow Line)
  • Single Piece Top and Bottom, HCHC
  • Shock Resistant Knives with Four
  • Cutting Edges
  • Hydraulic Self-Compensating
  • Holddown Bar Assembly
  • NEMA Electrics
  • All Hydraulic Fluids Included
  • American Made Motor and Valves
  • Safety Switch for Front Guard
  • Disconnect Switch
  • American Made Hoses and Fittings
  • All Steel Construction
  • Hydraulic Pressure: 2500psi
  • Manual Rapid Blade Gap Adjustment (3/8″, 112·. 5/8″, 3/4″)
  • Manual Swingup Backgauge
  • 208-230/460v 3 phase
  • Linemaster Foot Switch

Additional Options

Download the additional options brochure to view more features:

SHEARS AVAILABLE OPTIONS

Click to download the complete specification data sheet:

SHEARS SPECIFICATIONS