Extrusion plant

AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH

Braunau am Inn - Ranshofen | Website

Large equipment

Short Description

LKR offers state-of-the art extrusion equipment for carrying out feasibility studies for new light metal materials.

Contact Person

Dr. mont. Carina Schlögl

Research Services

• Special profiles
• Alloy and process development
• Manufacturing of welding rods

Methods & Expertise for Research Infrastructure

• Press capacity of main piston: 1.5 MN
• Retraction force: 0.2 MN
• Recipient diameter: Ø 20, 35, 50 and 60 mm
• Press method: direct and indirect
• Press speed: 0.1 - 12.0 mm/s
• Recipient temperature: room temperature - 500 °C
• Size: 1200 x 1700 x 2900 mm
• Weight: 3,700 kg

Allocation to Core Facility

Forming Technology Laboratory

Dr. mont. Carina Schlögl
Center for Low-Emission Transport
+43 50550 6941
carina.schloegl@ait.ac.at

Helmut Kilian
Center for Low-Emission Transport
+43 50550 6911
helmut.kilian@ait.ac.at
The use is to be agreed in each case.