Die-Cutting Presses

Complete Range of Die-Cutting Presses

Pioneer Offers Both Toggle and Pneumatic Presses

Pioneer-Dietecs offers a full range of die-cutting presses — from manual toggle presses to pneumatic die-cutting presses built for cleanroom applications. Our pneumatic presses are all-pneumatic with Pioneer’s proven air-logic systems for semi-automatic cycle of the die ram. Custom-built to your specifications, Pioneer presses can handle a wide range of die-cutting applications.

toggle press

Toggle Presses

Specimen dies

Pneumatic Presses


Custom Pneumatic Presses

Pioneer manufactures a complete line of custom pneumatic presses with air-logic for semi-automatic cycle of the die ram. Custom-built to your specifications, Pioneer pneumatic presses are all-pneumatic with Pioneer’s proven air-logic system for semi-automatic cycle of the die ram. They are also cost-effective and inexpensive to hook-up with no electricity required.

  • CE certification
  • Clean room safe
  • Die changes in 30 seconds or less
  • Micrometer stroke adjust for die-height setting available as an option
  • Replaceable nylon or plastic cutting pad included

Press Logic

The Pioneer pneumatic press system configuration:

  • Available with 2 to 22 Tons of force
  • All pneumatic with air-logic for semi-automatic cycle of the die ram
  • Inexpensive to hook-up with no electricity required
  • Micrometer die height adjustment available as an option
  • Replaceable nylon cutting pad

Operation

Safety

The press is in a closed box with multiple safety features and no open areas for fingers or other body parts. The redundant safety devices and lack of “pinch” areas eliminate most safety issues.

Benchtop Presses

 Pioneer Pneumatic Benchtop Press Features

  • Rugged four-post construction
  • Micrometer stroke adjust included for close tolerance dial-in and kiss-cutting
  • Fast stroke cycle time of about 1 second
  • Quiet, clean operation – no messy hydraulic oil
  • Benchtop portability
  • All pneumatic – no electricity required
  • CE Approved “Safety Box” – no pinch points, lock-outs when under operation
    Specifications
NEW 8 x 8 Benchtop Press
M400 Benchtop Press

M400 press reconfigured to offer 68% more die-cutting work space at a lower price.

  • Work Area: 8″ x 8″ 
  • Pressure: 2 Tons
  • $6,495*
Specimen Die Press

The M250 Specimen Die Press

The M250 Specimen Die Press is optimized for specimen dies and other small die-cutting applications. Ideal for die-cutting tensile and tear physical testing samples in a laboratory, the M250 is also good for general die-cutting small parts and prototypes.

Specifications

  • Work Area: 6″ x 6″
  • Pressure: 1-1/2 Tons
  • $4,995*
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Custom Pneumatic Press Specifications

BenchtopFree-StandingCleanroom

Benchtop Presses

M250 Specimen Die Press
  • Work Area: 6″ x 6″
  • Pressure: 1-1/2 Tons
  • $4,995*
M400 Benchtop Press
  • Work Area: 8″ x 8″ 
  • Pressure: 2 Tons
  • $6,495*
M500 Benchtop Press
  • Work Area: 8″ x 12″ 
  • Pressure: 2 Tons
  • $9,995*
M600 Benchtop Press
  • Work Area: 14″ x 14″
  • Pressure: 6 Tons
  • 80/20 Extruded Aluminum Frame
  • Moveable/Lockable Wheels
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Free-Standing Custom Presses

M500 Press
  • 2 Ton
  • 8″ x 12″ Work Area
  • 80/20 Extruded Aluminum Frame
  • Moveable/Lockable Wheels
M600 Press
  • 6 Ton
  • 14″ x 14″ Work Area
  • 80/20 Extruded Aluminum Frame
  • Moveable/Lockable Wheels
M1000 Press
  • Available in 2, 4 and 6-Ton models
  • 12.5″ x 15″ Work Area
  • 80/20 Extruded Aluminum Frame
  • Moveable/Lockable Wheels

Semi-Automatic Presses

S4000 Specimen Die Press

S4000 Semi-Automatic Press

S500 Press w/Shuttle Table
  • 2 Ton
  • 8″ x 12″ Work Area
  • 80/20 Extruded Aluminum Frame
  • Moveable/Lockable Wheels
S2000 Semi-Automatic Press
  • 4 Ton
  • 12.5″ x 15″ Work Area
  • 80/20 Extruded Aluminum Frame
  • Moveable/Lockable Wheels
  • $28,750*
S2500 Semi-Automatic Press
  • 10 Ton
  • 12.5″ x 15″ Work area
  • Suitable for Robotic Integration
  • 80/20 Extruded Aluminum Frame
  • Moveable/Lockable Wheels
  • $36,500*
S3500 Semi-Automatic Press
  • 15 Ton
  • 26″ x 26″ Work Area
  • Suitable for Robotic Integration
  • 80/20 Extruded Aluminum Frame
  • Moveable/Lockable Wheels
  • $42,500*
S4000 Semi-Automatic Press
  • 20 Ton
  • 15 1/2″ x 26″ Work Area
  • Suitable for Robotic Integration
  • 80/20 Extruded Aluminum Frame
  • Moveable/Lockable Wheels
  • $52,750*
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Pioneer-Dietecs Cleanroom Press

Pneumatic die cutting press

Clean, quiet presses for cleanroom applications

Designed specifically for cleanrooms, Pioneer cleanroom die-cutting presses are all pneumatic and built with our proprietary air-logic system for clean, quiet operation. The Pioneer-Dietecs cleanroom press is suitable for all cleanroom die-cutting applications including medical specimen dies to all ASTM standards.

The cleanroom die-cutting press features a NEMA pneumatics enclosure that’s water-tight, environmentally secure, and sturdy to protect against dust, splashing water, wash-downs, and other contamination. Cleanroom die-cutting presses are available in standard sizes or can be built to any size with custom features available to meet your requirements.

Semi-Automatic Cleanroom Press

Cleanroom Press Design Specifications
  • Standard sizes from from 6” x 6” to 24” x 24″ with any size available on request
  • Tonnage from 1 ½ to 18 Tons
  • Totally pneumatic presses with Pioneer-Dietecs proprietary Air-Logic
  • Can be configured for manual or semi-automatic operation
  • Cutting surface of stainless steel or FDA approved plastic
  • Custom features available to suit specific needs
Pneumatic components enclosed in a waterproof box
  • Pneumatic plumbing between components consists of flexible tubing
  • Plumbing entering and exiting the cleanroom press is stainless steel tubing, stainless steel clad flexible hose, or equivalent
  • Pressure gauges available in stainless steel
  • All non-stainless pressure gauges mounted inside the enclosed box
Cleanroom Press hardware is stainless steel, anodized aluminum or powder-coated steel
  • Shuttle table handle is stainless steel
  • All aluminum components are anodized
All exhaust air connected to an external tank with check valve

The external tank has a pressure gauge attached with two exhaust output ports for venting outside the cleanroom.

Wash-down features available
  • Cleanroom press can be equipped to withstand wet processing in the cutting area (i.e. spraying with hydrogen peroxide for sanitizing)
  • No through holes on cutting plate
  • All tapped holes blind or plugged
  • Cutting table linear sliding rail of stainless steel or equivalent
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Request a quote for a custom press

To request a quote, send us your work area size requirements and any other specifications for your custom die-cutting press, or call 781-682-7900.

*Press prices are estimates for each press model. To get an actual price based on your specifications, submit a quote request.

Toggle Presses

Manually-operated toggle presses are ideal for cutting specimen dies. Pioneer-Dietecs offers two manually-operated toggle presses for your small die-cutting needs:

Standard Toggle Press
Standard Toggle Press —Our standard toggle press press develops about 1 1/4 tons of force and can handle dies about 7” long.

small toggle press

Small Toggle Press — The small toggle press press develops about 3/4 ton of force and can handle dies about 5” long.

Toggle Press Accessories

Pioneer also offers toggle press accessories:

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