Simpac America’s CX Series gap-frame press is for small part production of stamped parts for the appliance, automotive and other general industries. The new SPMS press monitoring system has a user-centered interface created to incorporate IIOT into future press models. The SPMS system is now freely movable with its integrated pendant and arm attachments. Automation friendly features include multiple cams and newly designed press controls. Additional advancements include FEM analysis to increase durability and frame strength of the press and temperature sensors on the drive units to ensure long equipment life.