2,000-Ton Hydraulic Press Forges a Three-Ton Steel Ring

The hot steel looks a lot like an angry donut at the end.

There is something incredibly satisfying about watching red, hot magma-looking steel getting relentlessly crushed into a new shape, and we believe that there aren't many people out there who would disagree with us on that. Hydraulic Press Channel is a goldmine for those who love to see all sorts of smashing business: Their hydraulic press can take on anything from burning hot steel to a bunch of food, and it is incredibly cool to watch stuff give away under pressure.

In this video, you'll be seeing a 2000-ton hydraulic press crushing three tons of red hot steel. The aim? To form a giant, steel ring that looks a lot like an angry donut. In the description box below, it is stated that the steel ring will be machined into huge gear in the coming videos of the channel.

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If you're still not excited about the video, this comment by the channel will definitely do the job: "This press makes our machines look like a JOKE! You could probably push the 40 ton one under that and crush it into press pancake." Enjoy!

 

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