Manufacturing at Apelt

Our manufacturing is governed by our high demands on quality. We always have the latest state-of-the-art production options available for your high quality products in small to medium series.

Production Planning and Control
  • ERP system with integrated electronic planning table combined with the RQM CAQ system for documenting and analyzing production-accompanying inspections.
  • CAD-CAM solution Solidworks/Solidcam for integration of CAD data and 3D models
  • CNC bar-turning centers with opposed spindle for complete machining available in multiple-axes models with 36, 42 and 65 mm lathe capacities
  • CNC bar-turning centers with opposed spindle in multiple-axes models, 3 turrets, 65 mm lathe capacities
  • CNC all-purpose lathes with opposed spindle with up to 65 mm lathe capacity on the C and Y axes
  • CNC all-purpose lathes with up to approx. 120 mm swing diameter, 350 mm center distance and 50 mm lathe capacity
  • CNC ultraprecision lathes for greatest possible precision turning and for hard turning
  • CNC plain turning lathe with opposed spindle, 25 mm lathe capacity
Milling Shop
  • Vertical machining centers with 5 axes machining range 500 x 300 x 200 mm
  • Machining centers with 5 axes, swiveling milling head and palette changer, machining range 600 x 400 x 400 mm, 60 tools
  • Vertical machining centers with 5 axes, machining range 600 x 600 x 500 mm with handling system
  • Horizontal machining centers with 4 axes and palette changer, machining range 560 x 660 x 560 mm
  • Vertical machining centers with palette changer, machining range 500 x 250 x 300 mm
  • Automatic bandsaw up to Ø 150 mm
  Grinding Shop
  • CNC all-purpose cylindrical grinding machines with measurement control up to Ø 80 x 350 mm
  • External cylindrical grinding machines up to Ø 80 x 400 mm
  • Centerless grinding machines up to Ø 40 mm
  • Surface grinding machines with
    machining range 300 x 600 mm
  • Honing machine with measurement control Ø 1.5 to 150 mm
  • All-purpose engraving and marking machine with rotational axis: scribe and needle embossing, engraving
Quality Control
  • CNC 3D measurement machine 500 x 700 x 500 mm
  • 3D hand-operated measurement machine
  • Hardness tester fort Rockwell, Vickers and Brinell
  • Profile projector (Mitutoyo)
  • Viewing microscopes
  • Linear measurement devices, some with data export (Heidenhain)
  • Contour measuring console for outer and inner contours
  • CNC profile measurement console for roundness, concentricity, coaxiality, radial runout, axial runout, parallelism, perpendicularity, cylindricity, straightness, incline and Fourier analysis
  • Optical analyzer for spindles dim. 500 x 120 mm
  • Surface roughness measuring devices planning-accompanying documentation on computer-controlled quality and production management (SPC, control cards, measurement series)
  • Continuous PC controlled measuring device monitoring
  • QM system accredited under EN 9001:2008 and 9100:2009

    Certificate EN 9100
    Certificate ISO 9001