Thermoset Impregnation and SMC Facility

Production of two-dimensional thermoset semifinished product (e.g. SMC) for further processing by press technology

Brand: Schmidt & Heinzmann GmbH & Co. KG
Type: SMC Line600
Control System: Siemens Simatic S7
Transport width: up to 600 mm
Number of rovings: 23 rovings spread over 600 mm
Production speed: 0.5 to 6.0 m/min
Grammage: up to 8 kg/m²
Fiber mass content: 15 to 50%
Output: 0.6 to 28.8 kg/min
Glass fiber (GF), Carbon fiber (CF),
Mix (GF+CF)
Unwinder for feeding of dry textile structures (e.g. fabrics, non-woven fabrics, mats) or continuous filaments consisting of glass or carbon fibers, respectively natural or aramid fibers

Responsible Competence Field:

Press & Joining Technologies


Prof. Dr.-Ing.

Thomas Neumeyer

Research Director Manufacturing Science & Manager Molding & Joining Technologies

Special expertise: Fiber-reinforced composites polymer foams, special injection molding processes, additive manufacturing with plastics, sustainability aspects and their quantitative assessment