Rampf Starts Mineral Casting Production in the US
Epoxy Resin-Bonded Material for Machine Bed Construction
Rampf Group, Inc., Wixom, MI, USA, has started the manufacture of Epument mineral casting at its head office in Wixom, MI. The epoxy resin-bonded material boasts good static, dynamic, thermal, and acoustic properties and is used for the construction of precise machine beds and machine bed components in various industries, including electronics, medical equipment, semi-conductor, metrology, and packaging.
Cleveland Polymer Technologies, a manufacturer of high-precision mineral castings, was recently integrated into Rampf Group, Inc., the North American subsidiary of the international Rampf Group, which has been developing and producing mineral casting under the Epument brand since 1996.
Now, a production facility for Epument has been set up at the head office of Rampf Group, Inc. in Wixom, MI.
Epument mineral casting consists of specially-selected stones and minerals with high-quality binding agents based on epoxy resin. It is cold cast in molds made from wood, steel, or plastic. According to the manufacturer, up to 30 % less primary energy is used in its manufacture compared to other materials.
Rampf Holding GmbH & Co. KG
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