WIRE-REDUCING MILLS (ROLLING)

Wire-reducing mills are used to reduce all rollable materials, starting with a round input material and reducing its finished dimensions.

 

TYPICAL AREA OF APPLICATION

Materials Input material dimensions [mm]Finished material dimensions [mm]Production
speed [m/min]
Process type
CuØ 17 – 25approx. 4 - 860 - 400cold
Cu - alloysØ 17 – 25approx. 4 - 860 - 400cold
C – steelsØ 3 – 12approx. 2200 - 400cold
Alloyed steelsØ 3 – 12approx. 2200 - 400cold
High-speed steelØ 5,5approx. 1100 - 300cold
Precious metalsØ 12 – 14approx. 1 – 260 - 120cold
Special materials
(titanium, tantalum, etc.)
Ø 12 – 14approx. 1 – 260 - 120cold
Al and Al alloy1000 – 1200 mm²approx. 4 – 9200 - 1000hot
Zn and Zn alloy1000 – 1200 mm²approx. 4 – 9200 - 1000hot