Folding machines


HME which designs and manufactures folding machines for Deratech is located in Germany and the employees have a long experience with more of 30 years in machinery made in Germany.


Thickness from 4 mm to 12 mm, machines with max. 25 mm delivery on request

Bending length from 2020 to 4020 max. 6000 mm delivery on request.

Machine frame in heavy torsion-resisting structural steel-welding work

The high static and dynamic rigidity ensures a constant high quality of the edges across the entire operating length of the machine.   

The top cheek and the bending cheek are driven on both sides by individually controlled powerful motors and worm gear pairs. 

Power input along the bending cheek up to one drive power via gear segments.

Positioning of the top cheek by a path measuring System.  

Electromotive adjustment of the bending cheek by a path measuring System. (electromotive adjustment as standard from 6 mm sheet metal thickness)  

Top cheek inclination 45°  

Easy manual adjustment of the bottom cheek. 

Modern powerful PLC-systems made by Siemens ensure an easy way of operating the machine and an absolute safe and reliable operation. Delivery on request a graphical control system is possible.

Standard machine tool kit comprising:  

top cheek point bar 45°

top cheek clamping bar

bottom cheek bar

2 bending cheek bars (20/40 mm)  

Colouration: grey/blackgray, similar to RAL 7035/7021 as standard, customised colouration possible


Various Options:


Special tools

Camber system operated manually or motor-driven via control

Hydraulic tool clamping at the top cheek

specially shaped machine frame on customer’s requirements  

machines with mechanical or hydraulic drive are available.