Magnum Venus products launches fusion filament winder
Appears in Print as: 'Compact filament winder for pressure vessels'
Ideal for winding pressure vessels, the Fusion filament winder is a compact, adaptable design.
Source | Magnum Venus Products
Magnum Venus Products (MVP, Knoxville, Tenn., U.S.), a global manufacturer of fluid movement and production solutions for industrial applications, is expanding its filament winding product offering with the release of its Fusion filament winder. According to the company, the product is an ideal solution for winding pressure vessels and tubes for small to medium envelope part production, and complements its other automation and custom composite equipment.
Integrated with MVP’s high-volume pumping system, the Fusion winder is a compact, configurable design made for high volume four-axis production. It is built to adapt to specific needs, offering one, three, or five spindles, variable carriage travel length, wet winding or prepreg winding options, and adjustable tailstock alternatives. Said to be equipped with the latest system technology, the control package is user-friendly and intuitive while contributing online diagnostics, fiber and resin monitoring, and integrated resin meter mix dispense controls.
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