Levelers: for flat and low-stress sheet metal.

The success stories show that ARKU levelers are efficient and precise. For optimized production processes without any compromises. Our customers benefit from this.

Mansfelder Kupfer Messing GmbH, Germany: FlatMaster® 180 und FlatMaster® 80.

MKM stands for "Mansfelder Kupfer und Messing" and is a leading European manufacturer of preliminary and semi-finished products made of copper and copper alloys. MKM primarily manufactures its products using casting, drawing and roller processes.

Problem/challenge:

After the roller manufacturing process, the copper panels are highly uneven.

Solution from ARKU:

With the FlatMaster® 80 and FlatMaster® 180, ARKU provides two high-precision levelers which cover a total thickness spectrum of 2 to 60 mm.

"We receive sheet metal with almost no internal stress, often without heat treatment. The process is very simple: Level the part once, cut it and sell it."

- Uwe Hirsemann, Production Manager

  • Mansfelder Kupfer Messing GmbH: FlatMaster® 180 und FlatMaster® 80.

    MKM ist ein führender europäischer Hersteller von Vorprodukten und Halbzeugen aus Kupfer. MKM stellt seine Produkte u. a. im Walzverfahren her. Für ebene Kupferplatten nach dem Walzen, setzt MKM den FlatMaster® ein.

Benefits for the customer:

  • Plates and sheets without any internal stress
  • Increase in quality and productivity
  • Decrease in production costs

What the customer says:

  • "We receive sheet metal with almost no internal stress, often without heat treatment. The process is very simple: Level the part once, cut it and sell it."
    - Uwe Hirsemann, Production Manager at MKM
  • "The FlatMaster® 180 enables us to achieve tolerances which were previously either impossible or required major effort. This enables us to complete orders which we once would have lost."
    - Stefan Quandt, Head of Marketing & Public Relations MKM

Trade article.

MKM Mansfelder Messing und Kupfer GmbH in Hettstedt successfully levels flame-cut parts up to 60 mm thick with almost no internal stresses thanks to the FlatMaster® 180. Find out more in the trade articles.

Additional information.

Contact details

MKM Mansfelder Messing und Kupfer GmbH
Lichtlöcherberg 40
06333 Hettstedt

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Success stories.

"Essentially, every metalworking company should own a parts leveler, because this significantly simplifies the processing.” - Anton Prüfling, Managing Director at Quadrus. More about customers’ successful use of our levelers:

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Did you know?

We also process your parts at our Leveling and Deburring Center. In small quantities for testing or as contract work – economical and efficient.

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