In the spring of 1967, RAPID presented a revolutionary machine concept for the cutting of window profiles made of plastic, aluminum and wood, which was enthusiastically adopted by the window construction industry. The double miter saw DGS hit the market five decades ago and became a success right away. Fast, precise and efficient - the main characteristics of a RAPID double miter saw make it essential for every window factory...
Facade builder Hupfeld & Schlöffel Metallbau GmbH is very happy about the new machining center RAPID ALUSTAR.
The tasks for the new machine were clearly defined: with the second Alustar, the technological and automatic processes as well as the information exchange with the production planning have to become even more efficient.
The new concept has been realized by RAPID engineers in three main steps:
The double mitre saw DGL220 is now available in the modern RAPID-Look: light gray & signal red. The DGL220 is an accurate and high flexible all-rounder for special designs of windows and doors as well as for specific requirements in manufacturing of aluminium fly-screen frames.
3-axis controlled from 20° to 135° with an angular accuracy of 0.01°.
Software solutions for the arrow and bewel cut, for over length and extra short pieces...