Low-pressure casting machine

Kurtz AL18-12FSC

1 shot, 2 engine blocks!

Superior tool change with change times of less than 30 min: "There's no such thing as can´t"! - we have written this slogan on our flag. We regard the wishes and requirements of our customers as a challenge. Thus, together with the customer, we have created highly flexible and economical solutions with which the most complex castings made of aluminum alloys can be produced extremely economically on the basis of the low-pressure die casting process.

Technical Highlights


  • Swiveling core pulls

  • Innovative coupling technology for the fastest mold changes and shortest maintenance times

  • Extremely low maintenance costs

  • Low-pressure control with proportional technology

  • Interchangeable furnace system


Technical data Low-Pressure Casting Machines      
Kurtz Type SO AL17-11/AZ79 AL21-13/AZ80 18-16
Mould mounting area in mm (between the columns) 1780x1140 2100x1340 1800x1680
Light width max. (in mm) 2000 2000 2600
Stroke closing plate (in mm) 1400 1400 1800
More sizes available on request      

Your personal contact

Do you have direct questions about low-pressure casting? Talk to your Kurtz contact person!

Lothar Hartmann General Manager Casting Solutions