Brake - Enco 48in

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Make: Enco
Model: 48"
Serial Number: N/A
Safety Classification: YELLOW


A metalworking machine that allows for the bending of sheet metal.


  • Maximum 16 gauge (0.0598") steel.
  • Maximum Length: 48"
  • Maximum Box Depth: 4"
  • Maximum Finger Lift: 1.25"
  • Available Finger Widths: 2", 3", 4"

Safety Rules

  • Risk of eye damage. Wear safety glasses.
  • Risk of cuts. Wear gloves when handling sheet metal.
  • Risk of pinching. Keep body parts away from brake when clamping or bending.

Operational Notes

  • All hex wrenches for removing teeth, adjusting teeth distance, and adjusting pressure shall be kept on the magnet atop the brake.
  • Do not over-tighten any bolts.
  • Do not apply an excessive amount of pressure. If it requires significant pressure to make a bend, something is wrong.
  • Adjust clamping pressure such that clamps lock into place without excessive force.


NOTE: These materials are not a substitute for hands-on training with an experienced user.


Operator's Manual - This is for a different make/model, but the design and operation are the same.


Video, Brake Adustment and Operation 11:00-16:30 Adjustment and Setup, 16:30+ Example bends