BZ 1


  • Powerful, flexibly applicable manufacturing systems for higher forming capacities and larger-sized strip dimensions
  • Perfect adaptation for individual customer solutions following the module design principle
  • High production speeds up to 150 1/min.
  • Open machine concept guarantees easy access for rapid and easy tool changeover and tool maintenance
  • Easy integration of all Bihler key technologies (welding, tapping, screw insertion etc.)
  • Easy and secure operation with VariControl VC 1

Technical Data

Stroke rate: continuously variable from 5 to max. 150 1/min.
Press: nominal stamping capacity 300 kN, stroke 16 mm (stronger presses on request)
Slide units: max. nominal forming capacity 120 kN, max. stroke 95 mm
Feed length: mech. feed: max. 500 mm, with feed cycle reduction, servo feed: any feed pitch (as option)
Material: max. strip thickness: 10 mm, max. strip width 160 mm, max. wire Ø 10 mm
Dimensions: width 3,130 mm x depth 2,100 mm x height 3,100 mm (with protection unit)
Weight: approx. 16,000 kg (without units and tooling)


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Ease of use

With the VariControl VC 1 machine and process control system, Bihler emphasizes the keywords „Ease of Use“ and „Process Safety“ at a new, higher level. With state of the art software and hardware features, the intelligent control system guarantees greater efficiency in your production. The highly flexible control platform allows you to easily control even the most complex automation solutions in the field of stamping and forming assembly technology – on all Bihler machine types.