ULT to showcase new solution for process gas cleaning at Formnext

September 29, 2022

The AFM 200 isa said to be adjustable to suit almost all technical requirements in PBF-LB machines (Courtesy ULT)
The AFM 200 isa said to be adjustable to suit almost all technical requirements in PBF-LB machines (Courtesy ULT)

Ventilation solutions provider ULT, Löbau, Germany, intends to present its new system for process gas cleaning, as well as concepts for dust collection during post-processing, at Formnext 2022, which will take place November 15-18 in Frankfurt, Germany.

The AFM 200 is a fourth-generation system developed from the company’s experience in the Additive Manufacturing industry. The device, with a small installation space, is based on a modular concept that is reputedly suitable for adaptation to almost all technical requirements in Laser Beam Powder Bed Fusion (PBF-LB) machines, providing scalable air volumes.

One user benefit noted by the company is the AFM 200’s contamination-free filter and powder handling, meaning employees don’t come into contact with powders or condensates. Optionally, the system comes along with a newly developed system control and, hence, is said to enable a fast connection to PBF-LB Additive Manufacturing machines.

In addition to its AFM 200, ULT will exhibit solutions for efficient dust & particle extraction during post-processing at Formnext. Particular attention is paid to the efficient collection of all airborne pollutants, among others finest dusts, that arise during the post-processing of additively manufactured products.

ULT will exhibit at Formnext in hall 11, stand B18.


The AFM 200 isa said to be adjustable to suit almost all technical requirements in PBF-LB machines (Courtesy ULT)

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