PRODUCTS - End Forming Systems

Model: M78-H-3 End Forming Machine


The Manchester model M78-H-3 is a hydraulically operated machine that uses a programmable three position rotary tool holder that is easily programmed to make one through three strokes. A simple adjustment determines the length of the stroke. This machine is the largest of the Manchester end formers and is ideal for forming large heavy wall tubing.


* Cycle time depends on the application and optional equipment.


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Tube end forming machines for large heavy wall tubing.

Standard Equipment


Size: 44"W x 82"L x 82"H
Weight: 5000 lbs

  • Cycle Time: 5-15 seconds*
  • Tube O.D. Capacity: 3"
  • Maximum Jaw Opening: 3.25"
  • Ram Cylinder: 8" bore x 6" stroke
  • Ram Force: 50 tons (maximum)
  • Clamp Cylinder: 3-1/4" bore x 4-1/2" stroke
  • Clamp Force: 25 tons (maximum)
  • Hydraulic Unit: 20HP 33 GPM
  • Working Pressure: 1200 PSI
  • Maximum Pressure: 2500 PSI
  • Air Required: 40 to 80 PSI & 3 CFM
  • Electrical Required: Customer Specifcations
  • 12 Month Warranty on Machines
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Valuable Options

  • Larger Hydraulic Unit
  • Autoload & Unload Systems
  • Longer Stroke Ram Cylinders
  • Custom Cycle Start Initiators
  • 6 Hit Capability
  • Part Present Sensor
  • Panelview Touch Screen
  • Light Curtains
  • Custom Painting

Advanced Features

  • Easy Access for Tooling Changeovers and Service
  • 1 to 3 Hit Capability
  • Compact Footprint