Wichard

Wichard
Know-how
Production equipment
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Production equipment

  • H-S machining centers (high-speed machining) for tooling manufacture
  • 4 electro-erosion machines
  • 8 inertia and hydraulic drop hammers (from 650 to 2000 Kg/m) for forging of parts from
    1 gram to 1 kilogram
  • Heat treatment furnaces
  • 2 automatic, double-action forging lines for large production runs: Speed: up to 2200
    parts per hour
  • Mechanical de-burring presses
  • Tribofinishing facilities for polishing and finishing of finished parts
  • Penetrant inspection: non-destructive testing to check for cracking
  • Salt spray testing facility: inspection for corrosion resistance
  • Machining and assembly of fittings parts
  • Special machines for special products

Strict process quality control...

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All Wichard forged products undergo a strict process quality control to guarantee the best quality is supplied to customers.
  • Spectrographic analysis
  • Tensile tests on each lot
  • Possibility of individual testing
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In 2019, Wichard will celebrate 100 years 

In 2019, Wichard will celebrate 100 years 

919-2019. We will soon be celebrating our 100th birthday, marking a century here at Wichard. The H Wichard & Cie Company...
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Wichinox : For stainless steel maintenance

Wichinox : For stainless steel maintenance

For stainless steel maintenance, Whichard proposes a passivating for all stainless steel pieces. 

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ProLine'R realeasable tether under load

ProLine'R realeasable tether under load

The ProLine'R range is equipped with a forged stainless steel snap shackle meaning they can be released under load in...
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Leather sheath for Offshore and Aquaterra knives

Leather sheath for Offshore and Aquaterra knives

Real leather sheath
Offshore and Aquaterra knives
Two colours
Horizontal and vertical carrying
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Lifeline hooks automatic locking

Lifeline hooks automatic locking

For M6 and M8 lifelines, 
Only takes one hand to operate,
Forged Duplex stainless steel body - composite...
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Wichard video online

Wichard video online

Discover Wichard, its know-how forging and the markets where the company evolves: marine, aeronautics, parachuting,...

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CE / WLL marking: the recognition of Wichard quality

CE / WLL marking: the recognition of Wichard quality

As some of the our products (i.e shackles carabiners etc...) can be used as lifting accessories, Wichard engraves them...
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Wichard is developing its range of knives. 
Specifically developed for rescue operations and extreme sports.

Wichard is developing its range of knives.  Specifically developed for rescue operations and extreme sports.

More informations...
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