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Water Penetration Test

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Q-TWP 1000

This test is aided for filled cables in order to test whether the cables are continuously filled with a substance which prevents water from entering the cable.

The equipment is prepared for simultaneous testing of 6 cable specimens.

Furthermore the apparatus is equipped with water connections for filling and draining.

Technical Data

Head of Water:       1000 mm
Cable diameter:     5 – 40 mm


Concentric Tape Binder

By | cable, cable, cable, cable, fo, fo

Concentric Tape Binder BW560


This tape binder provides an automatic reel take-up via pneumatic pintles, facilitating high rotational speeds with heavy reels. The tape is pulled tangentially from the reel by a driven flyer ring and then wound helically around the cable to the stranding die core by a guiding system. The BW 560 is equipped with a pneumatic brake for a quick stop.

BW560 TECHNICAL DATA (also available for other products)

Reel dimensions
Outside diameter………………… 560mm
Max. weight …………………………. 450kg
Tape thickness apr. ………. 0.1-0.2mm
Tape width ………………… 5.0-12.0mm

General machine data
Cable passage…………….. max. 65mm
Lay length……………………. adjustable
Flyer …………………………… 750 min-1
Drive…………………. AC – servo motor


By | portfolio

Leading companies from many industries rely on the products and services of KHU Sondermaschinen. We have planned, designed, engineered, manufactured, built and started a high number of machines and plants for our customers.

The diversity of our past projects has enriched our experience, making us a competent and innovative partner the most challenging tasks.

Here is a list of a few chosen products.

Automated processing machines
Boring Machine for Special Screws
Milling and Boring Machine
Worm-Milling Machine
Production Plants
Can Closing Machine
Filter Production Plant
PVC Profile Extrusion
Testing Equipment
Crush Test
Torsion Test
Test Cell for thin metal sheet production
Paper Printing Machinery
Paper Web turning Equipment
Post- Press Packaging Facility
Longitudinal Perforation Machine
Plants for Chemical Industry
Gas Bottle Filling Plant
Can Closing Machinery
Assembly Facilities
Bogie Lifting Stand
Welding Facility for Stovepipes
Product development
Escalator Stair
Safety Carabines
Paste Extrusion
Dual Paste Extruder

Cable Manufacturing Plant

By | cable manufacture

This construction is built for the automatic harnessing of cables (wires) and cable loops for the automotive industry. This KHU cable assembly plant handles two-componant glued and pressed cable shoes. It produces and insulates the cable loops and afterwards tests and monitors the finished product. The entire plant is operating automatically, ensuring high-end quality products for maximum safety of the end customer.

Quality Management

By | general

Quality sells best.

The key factor to our company’s success is the continuous enhancement of our production methods with regards to superior quality of our design, machinery and production and assembly plants we provide.

We have developed our formula Q5

– Quality of the company
– Quality of the idea
– Quality of the work
– Quality of the process
– Quality of the product

In the pursuit of perfection in building custom machinery and automated plants that last for decades, we have strived to provide the best possible training for our employees. All of our employees being experts in various fields guarantees an optimal level of experience and know-how when it comes to creating first class quality machinery.

Focus of Research and Development

By | innovation, innovation

We are not picky.

We do not choose our projects. Your projects choose us.

Our customers come to us in search of a competent partner for designing and creating astonishing custom machinery and production plants. Yet as years go by, our customers repeatedly return to us with new ideas that we are happy to turn into reality.

We specialize in developing great solutions, so you can continue or even improve the production of your great products.

Business Integration
Cable & Wire

Product Development

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What you can imagine is what we can create.

Our product development is driven by the experience and the expertise of multifarious industry projects. We offer complete system solutions with regard to product definition, product design, prototyping, product realization and optimization.

Our experienced and creative engineers plan, design and construct according to the needs of our customers. Once finished we put the design into reality in our workshop. Having everything it takes from steelwork to machining, milling, grinding, lathe-work and control engineering within our factory gives us a high grade of flexibility.

Continuously communicating with our customers and partners guarantee the ultimate in quality in regard to the development of functional specification as well as machine and construction documentation. Not only do we design entire machines and constructions from scratch but we also modify existing machines and production plants.


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the tradition of innovation

KHU Sondermaschinen was started in 1984 by founder and owner Peter Khu.

Together with with a staff consisting of creative and talented experts, Peter Khu envisions, designs and fabricates custom machinery and automated assembly and production plants. Putting great importance on the principles of classical mechanical engineering KHU Sondermaschinen is focused on developing innovative products for the industry of tomorrow.

Over the years KHU Sondermaschinen became known as a company who will do what others can not. KHU Sondermaschinen is always ready to solve tricky problems by providing comprehensive, innovative and unique solutions.

This attitude of constant improvement and high value engineering work results in the continuos growth of the company’s expertise.


By | KHU, KHU, KHU, KHU, KHU, KHU, services, services
KHU Fertigung

With the use of CNC-Machines we manufacture precision parts out of all materials. In addition to our CNC-machinery we also utilize conventional machining tools, like lathe and milling machines, horizontal boring machines, circular grinders, profile grinders and surface grinders as well as our own steel construction department. We also offer all kinds of surface and heat treatment which will be prepared by our selected distributors.