5B Heavy Duty CNC Benders

For Automotive, Trucking, Buses, Boiler, Ship Building and Other Heavy Industries

Models extend up to 127mm capacity; the 5b series tube bender brings the optimal tube bending power and accuracy solutions for automotive, trucking, buses, boiler, ship building and other heavy industries.

  • 5 individually programmable axes
  • Max 127mm capacity
  • Individually controlled pressure die assists for each bending stock
  • Programmable 2 speed early mandrel extraction
  • Each axis may be individually programmed during arm return mode
  • Software with IPC and touch screen
  • Built-in wiper die, pressure die and clamp die seats
  • High accuracy and repeatability (+/- 0.1mm and +/- 0.1deg for all axes)
  • Ability for 1D bending (*) and roll bending (**)
  • Single and multi-stack models
  • Standard and automatic mandrel lubrication system
  • Centralized greasing and lubrication system for all sliding areas
  • Digital hydraulic temperature control unit
  • Connection to local area network (LAN)
  • Bending simulation and collision detection software
  • Automatic Spring back compensation
  • Recapturing function for short lengths
  • Data entry for both XYZ and YBC coordinates
  • XYZ to YBC / YBC to XYZ  coordinates conversion
  • Arm return programming mode
  • Ability to use positive and gripper mode feeding in the same part
  • File management for parts and tooling
  • Data storage of files (2 million files, 50 bends per file) (*)
  • 3D display and rotation of parts
  • Mirroring and image reversal of parts
  • Elongation ration + cycle time display for each bend
  • Windows 2000/XP platform
  • Self-diagnostics + error message display
  • Connection and auto compensation to CMM systems (**)
  • Simultaneous opening of files (4 files at one time)
  • Programmable mandrel extraction and lubrication
  • Individually programmable axes
  • Multiple action (arm return) and bending sequences
  • Built-in internet connection for remote troubleshooting

Controller Options

  • Bending interference and collision simulator (***)
  • Report system for production management
  • Reading AutoCAD files (with Auto LISP)
  • Remote monitoring system of bending production
  • (*) = may be extended upon request  (**) = on most CMM, non-contact probe measuring systems   (***) = on selected CNC tube bender models
Model Number SB-38NC SB-63NC SB-80NC SB-130X5B-1S/2S
Model Weight (lbs.) 1S – 15550 / 2S 15652 1S – 16535 / 2S 17636 1S – 21164 / 2S 22490 1S – 21164 / 2S 22490
Model Dimensions (ft.) 18 x 7 x 6 18 x 7 x 6 24 x 6 x 5 24.6 x 7 x 6
Mild Steel
(clr 1.5D)
Ø76.2 x 2.5t
Ø63.5 x 4.2 t
Ø88.9 x 2.1t
Ø76.2 x 3.5t
Ø110 x 2.8t
Ø100 x 4.0t
Ø127 x 4.0t
Ø120 x 4.5t
Max Stainless Steel Ø76.2 x 2.0t Ø76.2 x 2.4t Ø110 x 1.7 / 100 x 2.8t Ø120 x 3.0t
Bending Die Radius
Difference (R1 – R2)
80mm 80mm 100mm 100mm
Max Tube Length with Mandrel 4130 mm 4130 mm 5000 mm 5500 mm
Max Bending Angle 190° 190° 190° 190°
Max Bending Radius 250mm 250mm 300mm 350mm
Bending Accuracy +/-0.1 mm +/-0.1 mm +/-0.1 mm +/-0.1 mm
Rotation Accuracy +/-0.1° +/-0.1° +/-0.1° +/-0.1°
Feeding Accuracy +/-0.1 mm +/-0.1 mm +/-0.1 mm +/-0.1 mm
(*) = depending on tube OD and elongation ratio (**) = may be added by request -2SV models


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