04.05.2015 - 07.05.2015 — Hall: 3.1 Stand: E 38
Filzfabrik Wurzen is a medium-size company in the textile industry and today the oldest felt manufacturing plant in the world specialising in wet processed felts.
Established in 1783, the original J.D. Weickert felt company boomed in the middle of the 19th century, especially after introducing piano hammer felts. The product range expanded continuously over the years.
After reprivatisation in 1991, the company grew successfully, at the same time following old traditions.
Wurzen felts are appreciated in many industries and on all continents of the world.
Hammers made with Wurzen felt are key für excellent sound in instruments of famous piano brands all over the world.
Filzfabrik Wurzen has a variety of machines for manufacturing felt in the traditional way. With this machinery we are in a position to manufacture a wide range of felts.
Besides the felt making we have many opportunities to offer customised felt products. With our know-how and with special equipment and technical facilities we are able to manufacture felt parts according to customers´ requirement.
We costumise pressed felts, needled felts and other materials - those also in combination with felt.
With our experience in many industries and the know-how of our staff, we are able to find individual solutions for our customers.
Excerpt from our product range:
Wool felt - pressed felt and woven felt
Synthetic needle felts
Sealing, lubricating and cushioning felts
Sound insulation in vehicles
Oiling and lubrication felts
Customised felts, also with adhesive backing
Felt polishing discs
Felt sheet and felt blocks
Felt bobs and cones, mounted felt bobs
Custom shaped felt parts
Felt tubes and sleeves
Felt belts and tubes for bakery equipment, for textile machinery, for paper machinery or machinery for leather processing
Felts for Musical Instruments:
Hammer felt and other piano felt
Beater balls and soft timpani felts for percussion instruments
Felt parts for wind instruments