AVB Mills Ltd

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A.V.B. Mills specialise in the service of Mills and Hiton presses. We have the original build records and manufacturing drawings for John Mills Hydraulic Presses and keep in stock a range of seals including cast iron 3 part piston rings and a range of Vickers spares for the service of valves. We also have the remaining build records and manufacturing drawings for Hiton Presses.

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AVB Mills Ltd

A.V.B. Mills Ltd was formed in 1993 to offer a comprehensive service to the hydraulic press industry. We specialise in the design, manufacture and installation of custom built hydraulic based assembly systems and special purpose presses. We offer a complete turnkey package from initial concept to installation. Mills presses are supplied with all necessary tooling and guarding.
 
A.V.B. Mills also offer a comprehensive range of support services from the reconditioning and service of customer presses to the calibration and supply of spares for hydraulic presses.

A.V.B. Mills owns the sole rights, remaining technical documentation and spares to John Mills Hydraulic Presses, tooling and presses built by Crawford Swift Limited, Hiton presses and Wyko Mills presses. This combined with a design and sales team with over 60 years experience in the industry ensures that A.V.B. Mills has the expertise, resources and technical backup to solve your companies hydraulic issues.
 

AVB Mills Ltd

Reconditioning of Hydraulic Presses

A.V.B. Mills Ltd can undertake the retooling and reconditioning of hydraulic presses and the modification of electrical control and hydraulic systems to bring them into line with current safety legislation.
 

Reconditioning of Hydraulic Presses

C Frame Hydraulic Presses

A.V.B. Mills Ltd manufacture a range of 'C' frame hydraulic presses from 5 Tonne to 150 Tonne with various bed lengths.

  • Presses can be supplied with tooling mounted directly under the ram or on a sliding shuttle.
  • Presses can be supplied with ejectors if required.
  • Presses are supplied fully guarded with rising screens, hinged or with light guards.
C Frame Hydraulic Presses

Horizontal Presses

A.V.B. Mills Ltd manufacture a range of horizontal presses from 10 Tonne to 250 Tonne.
200 Tonne presses have been manufactured with ram and table mounted platens fitted with powered tooling to straighten long components without removal from the presses. Presses are supplied fully guarded with sliding screens, hinged or with light guards.
 

Horizontal Presses

Closed Frame Presses

A.V.B. Mills Ltd manufacture a range of closed frame presses from 30 Tonne to 750 Tonne with or without pre fill tanks for fast approach.

  • Presses can be supplied with ram mounted platen or with fully guided platens.
  • Closed frame presses are inherently stiff and subsequently suffer less frame yaw or deflection.
  • Presses are supplied fully guarded with rising screens, hinged or with light guards.
Closed Frame Presses

4 Column Presses

A.V.B. Mills Ltd manufacture a range of 4 column presses  from 5 Tonne to 750 Tonne with or without guided platens.
Presses are supplied fully guarded with rising screens, hinged or with light guards.
This photo shows 80 Tonne press with 2.5m daylight with 1.5m stroke and tail leg with adjustable stop nut.
 

4 Column Presses

Special Presses

A.V.B. Mills Ltd manufacture special presses to customer specifications.

  • Cylinders fitted with load cells to monitor assembly forces.
  • Press can be configured to single end press with component ejection or double end press with component ejection.
  • Press fitted with linear and pressure transducers to monitor assembly forces and maintain pre-set ramping loads.
Special Presses

Hydraulic Press Spares

We stock Vickers Spares and a wide range of sizes of Twinset Seals and Piston Rings.
For details of items stocked - Please contact us.

Hydraulic Press Spares

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Hydraulic Presses for Sale

We have two pre-owned Hydraulic Presses for Sale :-

5 tonne 'C' Frame Manual Bench Press

Hand control of ram movements eliminating the requirement for guards.

Press supplied without load cell, LVDT and 2 off RDP Cypher units.

Standard features include :-

Manual control of ram advance and return via hand wheel.

Fine control of load application via ratcheting hand lever.

Load applied tonnage gauge.

Year of manufacture :  1995    Daylight :  400mm  Stroke :  280mm (11") Table Area : 380X250mm  Tee Slots :  2 off 12mm  Height :  1615mm  Width :  540mm  Depth :  700mm

Ram End :  Location Diameter 36.00  Depth :  40mm  Tapping :  M24 X 3 pitch

Electrical :  Motor :  1 1/2 kW  Voltage :  440 volt 3 phase 50 Hz

Price  : £1,500.00

Press located at our Bridgnorth Office - Buyer Collects

5 tonne 'C' Frame Press with Manual Shuttle and Hydraulic Shot Bolt Location

Press supplied with profile guard to the front and rear of the shuttle

Standard Features include :-

Adjustable ram return position proximity switch - Adjustable ram slow down position proximity switch - Adjustable ram advance position proximity switch - Pressure switch - Remote relief valve to control load between 1 to 5 tonnes - Manual control and single cycle automatic control.

Year of Manufacture :  1993  Daylight :  410mm  Stroke :  200mm  Shuttle Travel :  180mm  Loading Height :  950mm  Height :  1960mm  Width :  930mm  Depth :  1300mm

Ram speeds : Advance :  181mm/sec  Power :  88mm/sec  Return :  174mm/sec

Electrical :  Motor : 5.5 kW 1440 rpm  Voltage :  415 volt 3 phase 50 Hz

The press has been reconditioned and has had a new set of cylinder seals

Price :  £6,500.00

Press located at our Bridgnorth Office - Buyer Collects

 

 

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