1600 mton Fielding & Platt Aluminum Press: EX-501

1600 mton Fielding & Platt Aluminum Press: EX-501

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Description

Manufacture:

  • Fielding & Platt
  • New 1977
  • Decommissioned 2013 in good running condition


Scope

  • Press - complete and proper, installed and included
  • Press control cabinets installed and included
  • Billet heater - installed and included, but not complete
  • Die heater - installed and included
  • Handling system = dismantled and NOT INCLUDED
  • Many spares (see below)

 

Billet

  • Diameter: 7" / 178mm (container is 186mm)
  • Length: 31.5" / 800 mm


Equipment

Press

  • Shut down in 2013 in good running condition, no major issues, NO CRACKS
  • The press itself is complete
  • Hot shear - designed for 700 mm log length


Billet Heater

  • Granco
  • Fuel = propane
  • Capacity: 2700 kg/hr (based on 7” diameter billets heated to 500ºC)
  • Electrical control cabinet NOT INCLUDED
  • Log charge table NOT INCLUDED
  • Not complete: some small oven components are missing (like thermal sensors, gas burners, gas valves and membranes)(these were used in other extrusion lines at this plant)


Die Heater

  • Mecatherm
  • Electrical heating
  • Capacity - 10 dies


Spares - included

  • Extensive number of spare parts
  • Main highlights = 2 containers, 1 container housing, 1 container stem, 2 container liners, 21 shear blades, 3 seal holders, 1 Brueninghaus pump, 1 gland neck bushing for main cylinder, 1 main pump, 1 main motor, etc.


Electrics / Controls / Hydraulics

  • Installed and complete
  • But, have not been started since 2013 - recommend refurbish or replace


Pumps / Motors

  • Installed but recommend a review. Refurbishment probably needed.



Please ask for our Engineering Summary document for further details


Sold "as is, where is" on foundation, Europe.

Specifications

ManufacturerFielding & Platt
Year1977
ConditionUsed
Stock NumberEX-501