Long fiber pultrusion

Innovative solutions for lightweight construction
– cutting-edge plant engineering for producing LFT pellets

LFT pellets

Advantages at a glance

  • Standard & custom lines
  • High-quality fiber impregnation
  • Fully automated operation
  • Runs numerous fiber & thermoplastic combinations
  • Development of individual LFT formulations
  • LFT sample pre-production
  • Throughputs up to 1,000 kg/h
  • Compatible with SOMOS® materials handling systems
  • Technical support & advice

LFT system components

  • Creel rack (1)
  • Tensioner with fiber heating (2)
  • Calender (only for UD tapes)
  • Twin-screw extruder with polymer drying and dosing
  • Impregnation die (3)
  • Cooling section/water bath (4)
  • Reforming units (5)
  • Puller (6)
  • Pelletizer with classifier screen (7)
  • Conveyor and bag filler

Expandable with SOMOS® materials handling components (drying, conveying, dosing)

System

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