TENNSMITH Mechanical Shear MSE616

TENNSMITH Mechanical Shear MSE616

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TENNSMITH 73" x 16 ga Mechanical Shear MSE616

MADE IN USA.TENNSMITH'S MSE Series mechanical shears utilize a low maintenance design, coupled with an array of standard features for an attractive combination of high value and solid performance. The MSE Series come standard with four-edge, high carbon, high chrome blades, a self-leveling hold down bar with neoprene insert, single, continuous and jog stroke cycles, motor reverse switch, precision-machined table, dual inch/metric inlaid bed scales and non-metallic gibs. The MSE Series also incorporates the unique front operated 2X-F back gauge system. This system allows the operator to move the backstop from 0 to 30 inches in approximately 2 seconds with only tow rotations of the handle. Capacities of the shears are 16-gauge mild steel, 22-gauge stainless with 73 or 121 cutting lengths and speeds of 40 strokes per minute. The MSE616-R / MSE1016-R shear is standard in a "Performance Package-R" configuration. The Performance Package includes: a five foot squaring arm, a pair of front support arms, rear material return air operated sheet support system, and part counter. The MSE616-F / MSE1016-F shear is standard in a "Performance Package-F" configuration. The Performance Package includes: a four foot squaring arm, a pair of front support arms, front material return air operated sheet support system, and part counter.


  • Single Phase Electrics: ADD $CALL
  • Wired for CSA Canadian Electrical Standard: ADD $CALL
  • 82605: MSE616 High Carbon High Chrome 4 Edge per set: $CALL
  • 82515: Additional Flip-up Stops for Squaring Arm (each): $CALL
  • 82520: Front Support Arms Pair: $CALL
  • 82580: Stroke Counter (Electro-Mechanical): $CALL
  • 82525: Protractor Attachment: $CALL
  • 83895: Digital Readout for 2x-F Back-gauge System: $CALL
  • 82505: Squaring Arm Five Foot with Dual Inlaid Inch/Metric Scale: $CALL
  • 82510: Squaring Arm Ten Foot with dual Inlaid Inch/Metric Scale: $CALL

Specifications are subject to change without notice.

NOTE: Data is provided by the manufacturer.

WARRANTY: 3 YEAR – Limited 


Stock Number82250
Maximum shearing capacity, Mild Steel16 gauge/1.6mm
Maximum shearing capacity, Stainless Steel20 gauge/1.0mm
Maximum cutting length73" / 1,854mm
Back gauge range30" / 762mm
Strokes per minute, full length40
Motor - 230/460V, 3-Phase, 60Hz3 HP
Number of hold downsSolid BAR
Floor space, gauges in position92" x 69" x 50"
Shipping Weight:2,300 lbs. / 1,046kg