Double Point Straight Side
220-1200 ton

Sutherland’s SP2 Double Point Straight Side Presses are the perfect fit for virtually any application. These presses are built to last, with crankshafts rated at 150% capacity, keyed HOLPs rated at 110%, and tie rod frame designs for maximum strength and rigidity. The SP2 has been engineered for versatility, and can be outfitted with a variety of drives, including eccentric geared, single or double geared, and crank or link motion. With large bed sizes ranging from 72” to 180” left-to-right and 240” left-to-right with a center drive system, the SP2 is a super-duty press ready to take on the toughest jobs. The SP2 series comes standard with Sutherland’s software-based I-Press AB+ control system. This state-of-the-art control system makes the press ready for all types of automation. A Sutherland SP2 with the I-Press AB+ combines with your automation line to create a high-powered, high-productivity stamping center, ready to provide decades of reliable service.




  • I-PRESS & automation control
  • MEP Main electrical panel is shock mounted
  • RS T-Stand for full command
  • Hi-def color touch screen
  • Stroke position indicator
  • Brake / Overrun monitor
  • Fault monitoring & display screen
  • Die protection circuits


  • I-PRESS AB PLUS scalable platform (Opt)
  • MOS Master operation station on hanging pendant
  • Encoder based slide position monitor
  • Multi-lingual for all control screens & operation
  • Speed & mode indicator
  • Variable speed drive
  • Programmable & nameable cams
  • Many other cool features, Request I-PRESS manual


  • Hydraulic overload at 110% capacity
  • Keyed HOLP release for un-sticking near BDC
  • Tank & pump at floor level


  • IHI automatic grease lubrication
  • Recirculating Oil Systems (larger presses)
  • IHI electrically monitored lube distribution blocks
  • Bijur automatic air-counter balance oiler


  • Robust fabricated steel frames
  • Frames are stress relieved after welding
  • NTN Bearings on high speed shafts
  • Gears run in self contained oil bath
  • High compression bronze bushings
  • Crankshafts are rated for 150% capacity
  • Three piece connecting rod w/ alloy insert
  • Motorized slide adjustment (66 ton & above)
  • Six & Eight point full length slide guides
  • T-Slotted bolster & slide for die clamping


  • Ross safety lock out valve
  • Frames are stress relieved after welding
  • SMC liquid filled gages
  • SMC regulators & lubricators
  • NOK seals & packing'™s
  • Ross DM series DSV dual safety valve
  • Hi Torque combination clutch & brake
  • Air pressure switch monitored at control
  • Air counter balance cylinder for upper die weight
  • Flywheel brake for safe entry to die area