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Kurtz technology also for interchangeable furnace concepts: Machines with stationary closing unit and extendable holding furnace - the so-called S-versions - allow better accessibility for maintenance work and allow the use of exchangeable furnace concepts e.g. by crane or forklift.
Kurtz low-pressure casting cells are used especially in the automotive supply sector - almost all engines in the premium brand segment are cast on Kurtz equipment.
Compressor housing, connection housing, vacuum valve.
Closing unit with 4 solid guiding bars and 2 mold closing cylinders
Resistance furnace with thyristor control
Shuttle furnace designed for easy change of riser tube and furnace maintenance
Hydraulic system with safe, water glycol base fluid
Programmable microprocessor control (SPS) with process visualization on colour monitor, user-friendly, direct display of messages
Automatic pressure compensation for the metal used in each shot
Also available as powerful 2-in-1 solution for permanent mould and lost mould.
|Technical data Low-Pressure Casting Machines|
|Kurtz Typ SC||10-7||13-13||16-13||18-16|
|Mould mounting area in mm (between the columns)||1020x740||1350x1350||1680x1330||1800x1680|
|Light width max. (in mm)||1805||1905||2300||2600|
|Stroke-closing plate (in mm)||1100||1100||1800||1800|
|Other sizes available on request|