Bike Hydraulic Cider Press – Structural Design

hydraulic press

  • Crosstimbers – sandwich construction: 6×8 white pine with 5/4×6 red oak caps
  • Verticals – 6×8 white pine
  • Bed logs – 6×6 white pine
  • Tie rods – 1″-8, grade B7 threaded steel rod
  • Cylinder mount – 8×2.527″ A36 steel channel

Comments welcome.


One Response to “Bike Hydraulic Cider Press – Structural Design”

  1. Shalini Says:

    Usually I have seen hydraulic presses made by metal. Here it looks like wooden body. Will it be used for pressing light materials?

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