An overview of the company and its organization, products, services and capabilities.
Established in 1875, Edwards Manufacturing Co. (Albert Lea, MN) makes a full line of high quality, low maintenance hydraulic ironworking machines, tooling, and accessories supporting in the steel fabrication industry.
This third-generation family-owned business, proudly manufactures all of their machinery in the U.S.A. with the highest quality American materials and parts. Long considered the “Swiss Army Knife” of the industry, these do-all machines punch, shear, notch and brake mild steel plate, barstock and angle.
A wide range of accessories are available to fabricate rod, square stock, sheet metal and pipe. Their revolutionary new accessory pack pushes the Edwards Ironworker to the next level with amazing new hydraulic accessories all powered by the Ironworker! The 10 Ton Pipe and Tube Bender features vertical and hori-zontal bending, auto-stop function, heavy-duty construction, fast and smooth operation with a con-venient rolling and locking stand.
The 20 Ton and 40 Ton Shop Presses take a wide range of tooling including 12” – 32” press brake attachments and standard shop press tooling. These amazing hydraulic accessories are just the beginning for Edwards with more to come. Edwards Ironworkers are used in all types of steel fabrication.
Choosing from compact 25 Ton to the powerhouse 120 Ton the Edwards Ironworker can excel in any task from heavy steel building components to delicate ornamen-tal ironwork to trailer, auto and bike fabrication. As the most versatile, time-saving tool, see what Edwards Ironworkers can do for your shop!
NEW EDWARDS ELITE IRONWORKERS
The Edwards Elite Ironworker series takes all the best elements of our Jaws Ironworkers and kicks it up a notch with integrated value added features, superior performance and a fresh new look!
Our Elite Ironworkers boast elegant design, engineering excellence and robust construction with new standard features including integrated LED lighting, hydraulic hold-downs, integrated measuring system, central lubrication system, hydraulic accessory controls and quick change punch station. Our state-of-the-art power unit has lock-out/tag-out and emergency palm stop features.
Edwards Manufacturing Co.
1107 Sykes Street
Albert Lea, MN 56007
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