1600 ton Horizontal Aluminium Extrusion Plant, views taken on site, O/No. 63230, c.1963

Order 63230 for INDALEX, Cheltenham, c.1963

This was the first of the Package-Type Extrusion Presses, of which many were built and shipped worldwide.

Click on the slideshow to sequence the photographs.

Click on this hyperlink to see a brief Engineering Specification for this press.

Click on this hyperlink to see other Notable Orders from the 1960s

If you remember designing, machining, fitting, installing, maintaining, or working with this machine please share your memories at the bottom of the page by clicking on the words Add a comment about this page.

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  • I started working for Indalex in 1971, I was a lead-out man, known as a hot-saw man, loved the job!

    By james potter (10/03/2015)
  • Hi James!  Glad you found the site and many thanks for your contribution.  How long did you work at the ‘sharp end’ and have you any other memories to add?  John B

    By John Bancroft (10/03/2015)

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