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Assembly systems for Production integrated engine preassembly

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Source: Alfing Montagetechnik GmbH
Typical products
  • cylinder heads
  • crankcases
  • connecting rods
Production-integrated pre-assembly machines are integrated into the material flow of machining assembly lines of cylinder heads, crankcases and other parts of automotive combustion engines. The assembly machine is virtually on a line with the machine tools of the part production. Excluded are pre-assembly systems in the engine assembly operation. Characteristic is the need for subsequent machining manufacturing steps after pre-assembly - or vice versa: the need for pre-assembly before machining can be continued. Thus, the cylinder head must be milled flat again after pressing-in valve seat, in order to countervail the distortion caused by pressing-in operation. In case of the crankcase, for example, the crankshaft bearing covers must be mounted before the fine machining of the crankshaft bearings. Typical is also the sealingsm of corner-drilled channels for cooling water and oil by joining balls, bolts, screws or expanders as closure elements with a subsequent leak test.

Suppliers: Assembly systems for Production integrated engine preassembly

Alfing Montagetechnik GmbH

73433 Aalen, Deutschland
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Cylinder head assembly systems for valve seat rings and valve guides
Emil Schmid Maschinenbau GmbH & Co. KG
72820 Sonnenbühl, Deutschland
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Aktivit spol., s. r. o., 473 01 Novy Bor, Tschechien
Alfred Simmler GmbH
Altec Engineering Limited Bowburn, Großbritannien
Aumann Limbach-Oberfrohna GmbH, 9212 Limbach-Oberfrohna, Deutschland
Automatisation Systèmes Mécaniques
Bremer Werk für Montagesysteme GmbH, 28239 Bremen, Deutschland
Fissek GmbH Reichenbach im Vogtland, Deutschland
JW Froehlich Maschinenfabrik GmbH, 70771 Leinfelden-Echterdingen, Deutschland
KMS Automation GmbH, 78713 Schramberg - Waldmössingen, Deutschland
KUKA Systems GmbH, 86165 Augsburg, Deutschland
Manders Automation bv Venray, Niederlande
Paul Köster GmbH, 59964 Medebach, Deutschland
Schnaithmann Maschinenbau GmbH, 73630 Remshalden, Deutschland
Stefani Hungária Gépgyártó Kft
TQC Ltd Nottingham, Großbritannien
ZBV-AUTOMATION GmbH, 53842 Troisdorf, Deutschland