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Project to make a 1:12 Scale Model Extrusion Press

extrusion press
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Progress 18-05-15 the completed main frame section and the die slide complete with dies see photos of model

I am in the process of making a 1:12 scale model of the 1600 ton Fielding aluminum extrusion press as was installed new at Alcan Banbury in 1973 It will be fully working and extrude Machinists Wax. I have creating the drawings in AutoCAD From photos taken at Alcan and line drawings from Fielding. This is my retirement project Started in earnest 28-07-2014

extrusion press

Picture taken in 1977


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