Trying to flatten a stubborn piece of metal is extremely frustrating if you don’t have a hydraulic press handy. Hydraulic presses are very strong presses that are used in metalworking for molding, blanking, punching and forming metal, and are usually pretty expensive.
This video will show you how to create your own with a car jack, a U beam, and some threaded bars. As long as you bolt the completed project down properly or attach it to a firm base, this DIY project is invaluable for the metalworking enthusiast.
DIY video shows: Homemade Five Ton Hydraulic Press, Simple To Install And Use. Continue to the Next Page to watch this awesome video: