Products

Products for molten metal level and flow control

The metal cast house environment of the 21st century is quickly evolving into a fully automatic process. The customers to the metal processing industry is demanding new levels of quality that can only be achieved with the precision and flexibility offered by a computerized controlled casting process. Precimeter offers more than 20 years of experience in casting automation implemented into a wide variety of products engineered to fit the specific needs of a any cast house. Our products include metal level sensors, flow actuators, pumps and control systems. Please browse our product line to find the product that fit your needs.

Sensors

Precimeter has a wide range of sensors based on two main sensor technologies, Laser Triangulation and Proximity (inductive).

Triangulation Laser Sensors – for any foundry application
Inductive Sensors – for non ferrous Die casting applications

Actuators

Precimeter has a wide range of various actuator types designed for different applications.

Furnace Tap Out Actuators – Automatic furnace tapping
Head box Tap Out Actuators – Automatic headbox/tundish tapping
Pin Position Actuators – Automatic and adjustable Pin and spout control
Automatic Dams– Launder level and flow control
Skim Dam Actuators – Move your Skim Dam (Slab mould)
Heavy Duty Stopper Actuators – For ferrous foundries

Electromagnetic Pumps

Two main pump systems are manufactured and marketed by Precimeter.

Round Pumps – for soldering systems or metal transfer
Flat Channel Pumps – for easy metal transfer

Metal Level Control Systems

Precimeter offers several different levels of control system automation. The systems range from a single control point with one actuator, one metal level sensor and one control loop to the MLC Advanced system with multiple control points (such as a slab caster).
The control systems are available as Standard Stand Alone Systems or Customized Control Systems made specifically for customer requirements.