BTM Manual Drive Cylinder Press

An air-over-oil powered manually assisted short-stroke press.

A NEW Cost-Effective Press Solution!

The Manual Drive Cylinder Press offers an affordable press option for sheet metal fabrication shops. Operating on a single air line at 80PSI, the hydro/pneumatic cylinder provides 5 Ton [45kN] of power stroke.


Ideal for Sheet Metal Clinching, Piercing, or Short Stroke Pressing.

An example of an MCP-5 Manual Drive Cylinder Press

Example of an MCP-5 Manual Drive Cylinder Press

Basic Product Specifications

  • Input Type: Pneumatic
  • Output Type: Linear
  • Force: 5 Tons [45kN]
  • Power Stroke 9.5mm

Product Features & Benefits

  • Only requires one single air line supply of 80 PSI!
  • Air-Over-Oil Cylinder with highly visible external oil tank!
  • Quick Change Tooling System with Reversible Tooling!
  • Manual Drive with 100mm Stroke Advance with 9.5mm Power Stroke and Spring Return!


General Information

The following section contains general information about the product.

  • Step 1: Rotate the crank handle counter-clockwise until part contact.
  • Step 2: Continue rotation through safe compression travel.
  • Step 3: Press cylinder actuates.

Application Information

The following sections are provided to help match a ClinchClamp to your part. More detailed information is typically available in our Product Literature section.
If you are considering this product for your project, please view the contact information below.


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If you have a question, need application assistance or want a quote please fill out the Contact Form to let us know about your requirements. You can also call and talk to one of our Application Engineers at +1-810-364-4567. Business hours are 8am-4:30pm ET (New York) Mon-Fri. You can also use sales@btmcorp.com to send us any part drawings or CAD models and let us know of any other conditions or requirements. The Application Engineer can then size the press and submit a quote to you.

Manual Drive Cylinder Press Contact Form
i The Punch Side has the "cavity" side of the joint. Punch Side and Button Side Example Note: Thicker material usually goes on the punch side.
i The Die Side has the "button" side of the joint. Punch Side and Button Side Example Note: Thicker material usually goes on the punch side.

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