Aluminium is a versatile metal with a wide range of uses. It can be shaped and treated in many different ways during manufacturing, depending on its ultimate purpose. These methods require accurate temperature measurements to ensure the final product is of the desired quality.
Aluminium needs to be heated for a variety of reasons during manufacturing processes. This includes preparation for forging, bending, or coating, as well as applying heat treatment to ensure the metal has the correct properties. AMETEK Land has decades of experience within the aluminium industry, resulting in extensive knowledge of the applications involved. The SPOT AL pyrometer is a dedicated solution for highly accurate temperature measurements throughout the sector, with a range of algorithms to suit many processes.