Wickert Hydraulic Presses USA
2195 Arbor Tech Dr.
Hebron , KY 41048 US
Wickert Maschinenbau GmbH
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Tech Table: Compression molding machines
CW’s third Tech Table represents compression molding machine data collected from information provided by suppliers.
The markets: Industrial applications (2020)
A number of manufacturers in the composites industry have relatively quietly carved out a lucrative and growing share in the market for brackets, fixtures, ductwork, pallets, and other often hidden and typically less newsworthy parts that nevertheless require complex shapes, must perform at high levels and are targeted for weight, cost and production-time reductions.
Fiberglass industrial fan manufacturer builds on tradition
Collaboration produces large diameter low noise application composite axial flow fan.
Plant Tour: Fraunhofer ICT, Pfinztal, Germany
This wide-ranging research center works with government and industry to develop the best of polymer composite processing, across a range of technologies.
A look inside Fraunhofer ICT
Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft (Munich, Germany) is the largest applied research organization in Europe, with more than 67 institutes and research units located throughout Germany staffed by 24,500 people, mostly scientists and engineers. CW recently got a chance to tour one, Fraunhofer ICT in Pfintzal, Germany.
Resin transfer molding: An update
Fulfilling the promise of OOA composites without sacrificing pressure.
Donauwörth as composites pioneer
Airbus Helicopter Germany produces composite primary structure for 30+ years, first all-composite doors for A350 XWB and latest “kinked” composite blades for new “quiet” rotorcraft.
- Resin transfer molding equipment (RTM)
- Vacuum-assisted resin transfer molding equipment (VARTM
- Other primary manufacturing equipment
- Presses, compression molding
- Presses, diaphragm forming
- Presses, hydraulic
- Presses, laminating
- Presses, thermoforming/pressure forming
- Presses, vacuum