Cutting Foam Planks – In-Feed / Out-Feed Pneumatic Pinch Roll Systems

FoamExpo Freeman Schwabe

 Die Cutting Foam Planks 

Full Head Hydraulic Beam Press Model FH110 tons


In-Feed and Out-Feed Pneumatic Pinch Roll Systems

Feed System

In-feed pneumatic pinch roll feeding system, open stroke 8.3” with no staging area beyond guard.
In-feed sheet sensor
Mitsubishi servo drive for accurate material indexing
Inboard adjustable 1 sided material side guide

Combined photo

Out-feed pneumatic pinch roll feeding system, open stroke 8.3”, combined with approx. 98.4” long table with approx. 65” picking area beyond guard.
Mitsubishi servo drive
Out-feed sheet sensor
The out-feed system can be rolled away backwards for die change.
A guard interlock switch for the roll away out-feed 


DSCF5541 (1)
Various types of foam planking
1⁄4” to 2” steel rule dies
Maximum foam thickness is 7”
11.8” daylight – 1” shifting plate – 0.4” cutting pad – 2” max. die = 8.4”

Recommended maximum material thickness: < 7.9”
Sheets 48” x 108”
Die Board Thickness: 5/8”
Minimum Material Thickness: 1⁄4”

FoamExpo Freeman Schwabe


General Specifications

DSCF5533 (1)Cutting Force – 110 U.S. Tons
Head & Bed Size – 35.4 ”D x 62.9” W
Effective Cutting Area – 33.5” D x 56.3” W with die rails and pad shifter 2.4.Cutting Stroke – 9.8”
Daylight Opening – 11.8” from head to bed without cutting surface

Bottom Stroke Setting – Linear transducer
Reinforced Press Head – For foam cutting
Die Mounting – 4 Position Pneumatic adjustable die rails
Cutting Surface – Polypropylene cutting pad with pad oscillator on the bed. 


Meets or exceeds all OSHA machine safety requirements


DSCF5536 (1)Allen Bradley PLC and touch screen operator interface controls (menu driven). Includes 250-die memory for recall of feed length, sheet rows, etc., (accessed thru a touch screen). 

  • Includes various production/maintenance reports (screens) menu
    driven as well as computerized diagnostics with Ethernet capability for telephone diagnostics/trouble-shooting.


FoamEXPO Booth #2710

Contact us to Reserve an Appointment

Greg DeFisher – President & CEO

Dylan Kattine – Sales & Customer Support

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