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  • Energy savings of 30 %
  • Up to 10% more metal yield
  • Service life of 20 years and more
  • Improvement of annual profits up to 2 percent points

Westomat

  • Dosing of pure aluminium melt with removal below the surface
  • Clean, precise dosing with maximum availability - child’s play to operate
  • Only 1/3 of the energy consumption of conventional holding and ladling systems
  • Can be configured for all applications thanks to various control concepts and a huge selection of options
  • Westomat Classic
  • Westomat Plus+
  • ProDos 3 and PLCDos controls for high pressure die-casting
  • VPC Dynamic control for demanding sandcasting and gravity casting processes
  • Schnorkle for safe transport of the melt and filling of dosing or holding furnace in the foundry

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StrikoMelter

  • World champion in terms of sustainability: PurEfficiency series now only requires 489 kWh/t of to melt liquid aluminium alloys (measured in day-to-day foundry operation)
  • Melting performance 350 kg/h – 7.000 kg/h, holding performance 1000 kg – 25.000 kg
  • Stationary version with tapping valve, hydraulically tilting model, melt removal using an electromagnetic pump or a bale-out pocket
  • StrikoMelter series for melting ingots, returns, T-bars, sows, chips and combinations of charge materials
  • BigStruc series - specially designed for melting extremely large and thin-walled structural components

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Melting chips

  • Furnaces designed exclusively for melting dried machining chips
  • Combination furnaces for ingots, returns and machining chips

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Holding furnaces

  • Crucible-free furnaces with durable refractory lining
  • Gas-fired with cold air burners
  • Electric resistance heating with overhead heating or immersion heaters
  • Capacity: 500 - 5000 kg

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Crucible furnaces

  • Crucible furnaces for melting and holding magnesium or aluminium alloys
  • Gas-fired with conventional cold air burners or flameless surface burners (porous burner technology)
  • Electric resistance heating with individually replaceable vertical heating elements from our own production with 2-year guarantee
  • Stationary or tilting version
  • Capacity 150 – 2000 kg
  • Melting performance 100 – 400 kg/h

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Peripherals

  • Charging units and charging systems for melting furnaces
  • Heated launder systems for transporting the melt
  • Schnorkle for safe, enclosed transport of the melt via fork-lift truck or crane and pneumatically operated filling of the melt into another container
  • Degassing units for purifying the melt
  • Transport containers
  • Tilting frames
  • Ladle preheating devices
  • DynaVac for rapid testing for hydrogen in the melt

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Magnesium systems

  • Plants and components for handling, melting and dosing magnesium alloys
  • Ingot preheaters
  • Separate melting and holding chambers in a two-crucible system
  • Most precise dosing pump on the market with a dosing accuracy of +/- 1.5%
  • Components for casting flat sheets

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Special systems

  • Besides our standard series, we also consider ourselves as a system supplier for the lightweight metal casting industry
  • Complete lines for melting and die-casting in the foundry (this may be a bit misleading, it sounds as though we are supplying die cast machines)
  • Innovative automation systems for melting and dosing furnaces
  • Combined ramp and shaft melting for melting T-bars, sows, ingots and returns in one system
  • Foundry systems for zinc or lead

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Heat treatment systems

  • Complete systems for the heat treatment of structural parts, engine and chassis components as well as wheel rims
  • Up to 0% straightening work
  • Up to 50% shorter delivery times
  • Save up to 30% energy
  • Quenching using air, water or combination
  • Perfectly synchronized product carrier systems

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Service, spare parts and modernization

  • Spare parts warehouses in all foundry markets worldwide
  • 24/7 hotline with our experienced technicians
  • Comprehensively trained service technicians on all continents
  • Refractory service and complete relining in OEM quality
  • Relining also with pre-sintered, prefabricated parts for Westomats with a downtime of only 5 days
  • Comprehensive furnace modernization and improved performance, also for very old melting, holding and dosing furnaces
  • Individual or recurring maintenance with standard agreements

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Consulting in foundry planning and operator training

  • Comprehensive consultation by StrikoWestofen engineers with regard to products, systems and solutions
  • We’re on your premises quickly thanks to our branch offices and our global presence
  • Modular or tailor-made training units on location or in our training centres

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