Conversions And Hydraulic Upgrades


The Cunningham Mechanical Design and Engineering team has completed numerous press conversions. These conversions include front loading / short stroke press conversions, flat way conversions, and hydraulic system upgrades.

FRONT LOAD / SHORT STROKE CONVERSIONS
Get more out of your extrusion press!

CMD offers complete turnkey front load / short stroke press conversions to increase production and reduce dead cycle time.

FLAT WAY CONVERSIONS
Flat way conversions provide easier to manage press alignments along with improved guiding for the moving crosshead and container housing. Proper press alignment promotes longer tooling life and better overall performance of your extrusion press.

HYDRAULIC REBUILD / UPGRADES
Optimize your existing press with a new or upgraded hydraulic package. Our team can assist with new manifold and logic valve conversions to increase productivity and reduce dead cycle time. Additionally, CMD can assist with new non-welded and welded piping systems. CMD works directly with all of the major hydraulic component suppliers to meet our customers needs.