Press Brake Tonnage Load Calculator
The CINCINNATI Press Brake Load Calculator will calculate the tonnage to form a part with the variables of material type, vee die opening, bend length, and material thickness inputted.
Tonnage calculations are estimates for air bends only.
For recommended vee-dies, please consult:
CINCINNATI Press Brake Capacities booklet (PT-50691)
Bend Allowance Chart
Please review with your local CINCINNATI Sales Engineer when using calculator to size a new machine.
The tonnage calculator is for 20ga to 3" material, bent over a vee die in the range of 5 to 19 times the material thickness. For applications outside of this range, please consult your local CINCINNATI Sales Engineer.