Belding, Michigan, August 9, 2011 — SAPA Extrusion in Yankton, South Dakota, has chosen Belco Industries Inc. to provide a 4th Hot Log Saw for an existing press line, along with a new log furnace.
SAPA’s 9” diameter press will receive a Model 810-HLS Hot Log Saw, along with a Model 810-20-4-PR25-2-P-L log furnace. The furnace will be capable to heat and cut up to 9,000 lbs per hour of 9” logs. The saw will cut accurate and consistent-length billets that will be sent to the press. The hot log saw also includes a “No-Scrap” cycle that will use the complete log.
SAPA – Yankton is a single-source supplier of soft alloy extruded aluminum products for a variety of aluminum applications.