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Have you considered a Portable Hydraulic Hole Punch?

Are you looking for a faster way to put holes in structural steel than using a magnetic drill press? Then consider a portable hydraulic hole Punch. Takes seconds instead of minutes. What kind of holes can you punch with one of these 35 Ton Porta-Punch machines? You can put a hole up to 13/16" diameter in 1/2" thick steel. You can also punch slotted holes such as 9/16 x 13/16. All you need is a standard 115 volt electrical outlet to plug the hydraulic pump into and you are ready to punch holes anywhere.

What size holes can you punch with a Turret Punch Machine?

Do you need to punch a lot of different size holes in sheet metal? Imagine punching different size holes with a simple rotation of a turret. Holes from 1/8 inch diameter to 2.25" diameter. Do you have a small budget or a lack of electricity on the job site? Then a turret punch could be perfect for you. Look at all the different size holes you can punch on the machines we sell. Also look at how thick your steel sheet metal can be. Click to see how many tons is required to punch a hole size that you want to punch.If the steel you need to punch holes into is thick, then maybe you need a hydraulic punch, but if not, maybe you want a turret punch instead.

35 Ton HYDRAULIC HOLE PUNCH

$3495 35 Ton HYDRAULIC HOLE PUNCH

115 volt electric hydraulic pump included but not shown in photo

  • Comes with a 1/2 HP, 115 volt electric hydraulic pump, hose and coupling - all included but not shown in photo.
  • Comes in metal carrying case.
  • Can punch round, oblong, square, hex and rectangular holes.
  • Can be bolted to your work table for production jobs.
  • 3/8" female coupler attached
  • Punching Capacity: 13/16" round hole through 1/2" thick mild steel maximum.
  • Throat depth: 2.75"
  • Weight: Punch: 32 Lbs. Pump: 29 Lbs.
  • Made in USA.
  • Storage in a roller cart
  • Also works as a vertical bandsaw

Price: $3495. with hydraulic pump and 4 round punches up to 13/16 diameter

8 Ton MANUAL TURRET PUNCH PRESS

$6495

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Call 773-334-5000 to order this machine. M-F 9AM-5PM CST

A fast,accurate and flexible method of punching in the shop. Priced at what you would expect to pay for a used (second hand) machine, this 18 station, 8-ton punch is built to last. The solid cast and machined C frame and precision machined and ground turret make for smooth effortless punching over the user’s lifetime. Optional Stand $250. Made in Vietnam.

  • Capacity: 8 Tons
  • Throat Depth: 18"
  • Turret Stations: 18
  • Punch Range: .125" to 2.25"
  • Round Punch sizes included: 1/8", 5/32, 3/16, 7/32, 1/4, 9/32, 5/16, 3/8, 1/2, 5/8, 3/4, 7/8, 1", 1-1/8, 1-1/4, 1-1/2, 2", 2-1/4 inch
  • Actuation: Hand Pull Actuated
  • Max. hole in 18 gauge (.048") thick sheet metal: 1-1/4" dia.
  • Max. hole in 1/16" thick mild steel sheet metal: 1" diameter
  • Max. hole in 3/32"(.093) thick mild steel: 5/8" diameter
  • Max. hole in 1/8" thick mild steel: 9/16" diameter
  • Max. hole in 10 gauge(.135) thick mild steel: 7/16" diameter
  • Max. hole in 3/16" thick mild steel: 5/16" diameter
  • Max. hole in 1/4" thick mild steel: 1/4" diameter
  • Shipping Weight. (Approx) 600 Lbs.
  • Machine size: 30 x 37 x 58 inches.

7 Ton SUPER TURRET PUNCH TP-12

$4850

7 Ton SUPER TURRET PUNCH TP-12

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Options Available

  • Any size of round punch and die set up to 2-1/4": $375.
  • Any size of punch & die set for square, rectangular, oval, or other special shaped holes up to 2-1/4": $475

Layout 2 option: $975

  • 8 locations for 1-1/4" max
  • 2 locations for 1-1/2" max
  • 1 locations for 2" max
  • 1 locations for 2-1/4" max

Layout 3 option: $975.

  • 6 locations for 1-1/4" max
  • 2 locations for 1-1/2" max
  • 2 locations for 2" max
  • 2 locations for 2-1/4" max

Standard Features and Specifications:

  • Capacity: 7 tons (15,500 Lbs) pressure
  • 12 inch throat depth
  • 12 turret stations
  • Solid and strong steel C frame
  • Round Punch sizes included: 3/16", 1/4", 5/16", 3/8", 1/2", 9/16", 5/8", 3/4", 7/8", 1", 1-1/8", 1-1/4 inch diameter
  • Machine comes with standard Layout 1 with (12) 1-1/4” diameter holes on bottom base
  • To use larger punches & die sets up to 2-1/4” diameter, purchase optional LAYOUT 2 & LAYOUT 3 for bottom base
  • Deluxe stand with table and cabinet
  • Hand operated
  • Stop bar with inch /mm scale
  • Clearance between punches & dies 7/16"
  • Made in ISO 9001 certified factory in China

  • Max. hole in 24 gauge(.024) thick mild steel: 2-1/4" diameter
  • Max. hole in 20 gauge(.036) thick mild steel: 2" diameter
  • Max. hole in 18 gauge(.048) thick mild steel: 1-1/2" diameter
  • Max. hole in 16 gauge(.06) thick mild steel: 1-1/4" diameter
  • Max. hole in 3/32"(.093) thick mild steel: 1" diameter
  • Max. hole in 10 gauge(.135) thick mild steel: 5/8" diameter
  • Max. hole in 3/16" thick mild steel: 7/16" diameter
  • Max. hole in 1/4" thick mild steel: 5/16" diameter

  • Max height clearance between punch & die: 7/16"
  • Stroke of ram: 11/16"
  • Machine Weight: 930 Lbs
  • Machine size: 32 long x 30 wide x 55 high inches

Punch size diameters shown on punch layouts are maximum for each station. Choose the punch layout(s) best suited to the work you will do, according to the table below.

Punch Size Diameter Punch Layout 1 Punch Layout 2 Punch Layout 3
Up to and including 1-1/4" dia Stations 1 to 12 Stations 1,2,3,6,8,10,11,12 Stations 2,4,6,8,10,12
Over 1-1/4" up to and including 1-1/2" dia Stations 4,5 Stations 3,5
Over 1-1/2" up to and including 2" dia Station 7 Station 1,7
Over 2" up to and including 2-1/4" dia Station 9 Station 9,11