Data Sheet - Fluid Cell Type Presses - Type QFLProduct info sheet-metal-forming
Over the past 40 years, Quintus has grown to become the world’s leading producer of fluid cell presses for sheet hydroforming and similar sheet metal forming applications.
Today, more than 1,900 Quintus systems are installed globally, making Flexform the preferred choice for economical low-volume parts forming and prototype components. Time and time again, customers come to us because they know they will get a proven system back by a trusted OEM partner. From automation, advanced systems, and innovative tool and application assistance, to predictable maintenance and productivity with Quintus Care, we deliver the most economical systems to increase profitability and competitiveness for today, and decades to come.
Quintus offers a full line of standard models of Flexform Presses with rectangular trays dimensions up to 1.8 x 3.6 m (71 x 142 in) and pressures from 800 bar (11,600 psi) to 1,400 bar (20,000 psi). The cycle time is normally one to three minutes, depending on press size, formed parts and selected pressure.
Quintus has supplied more than 150 Flexform™ systems to companies such as Airbus, Boeing, Bombardier, Cessna, Embraer, British Aerospace, Aerospatial and China Aviation.
For decades, Quintus has supplied Flexform™ solutions to major automotive manufacturers worldwide, including Ford, Daimler-Benz, Volvo, BMW, Rover, GAZ and Saab.
The Flexform™ technology provides solutions for appliance and white goods manufacturers, and for a wide variety of low volume custom parts fabricators.