Aluminium Forming Center

Leifeld AFC 200 H 600

This machine is specially designed for hot forming bottle necks of hydrogen high pressure bottles, for the production of pressure tanks and CNG cylinders out of aluminum tubes.
Thanks to our market-leading necking-in technology high precise weight-optimized parts can be produced efficiently while considering aspects of low material consumption and sustainability.

Main Characteristics

  • Increased economic efficiency, short cycle times and high-precision forming
  • Extremely sturdy and distortion-free machine design
  • Cross support with hydraulic axes and pneumatic chuck
  • Electromechanical stop displacement
  • Roller changing unit with two different roller holding devices
  • Cleverly designed automatic loading and unloading
  • SIEMENS control
  • Our simulation program serves to determine which approaches are feasible and most efficient for your application

Technical Data

  LEIFELD AFC 200 H 600
Outside diameter, min. 75 mm
Outside diameter, max. 204 mm
Starting wall thickness, min. 2 mm
Starting wall thickness, max. 10 mm
Starting length of preform, max. 1,500 mm

End products

  • high-pressure bottles
  • CNG cylinders

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