Fondarex SA

Route Industrielle 13, 1806 St-Légier
Telephone +41 21 9430000
Fax +41 21 9430001


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Dominik Baumgartner

Business, corporate or plant management

Route Industrielle 13
1806 St-Légier, Switzerland

+41 21 943 00 00

+41 21 943 00 01


Our range of products

Product categories

  • 10  Casting machines and pouring equipment
  • 10.02  Die-casting machinery and plant
  • 10.02.02  Vacuum die-casting machinery

Our products

Product category: Vacuum die-casting machinery

Vacuum Application Studies

Fondarex, specialist in vacuum application studies:

- Determines the evacuation system

- Sizes and adapts the gating system

- Sizes and adapts vacuum channels

- Offers advice on injection parameters.

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Product category: Vacuum die-casting machinery


The SUPERVAC valve is the most powerful vacuum valve in the world. It offers a maximum evacuation until the mold is completely filled. This is reached by the ultra-fast valve closure in one millisecond, using the metal’s kinetic energy.

The CHILL-BLOCK offers an efficient evacuation until the die is completely filled, with solidification of metal in the aerodynamic profile.


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Product category: Vacuum die-casting machinery

HIGHVAC Vacuum Systems

The HIGHVAC vacuum system offers a fully controlled vacuum process:

- Optimum for complex applications such as structural parts that require the highest performance.

- Two to four independent vacuum channels with vacuum regulation and an evacuated air volume measurement.

- Total process control and easy data transfer with the Ethernet pack or the USB flash drive.

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About us

Company details

Founded in 1946 in Switzerland, Fondarex is the inventor of the vacuum technology for pressure die casting and the international market leader in this field.

The Fondarex team works to ensure its customers’ success, by guaranteeing the production of cost-effective, high quality parts with its vacuum systems. Offering customized consulting, training for users and technical support, Fondarex is your partner for the future.

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Area of business
  • Foundry plants and installations, planning, construction, engineering
  • Casting machines and pouring equipment
  • Consultation, planning, services