History

How it all began...

1975

The Leistritz factory in Pleystein began production by manufacturing VW Beetle mufflers. At that time, the company was one of the most important suppliers of mufflers.

1977

Manufacture of carbide precision tools was added to the existing production range.

1980

Adding keyseating machines to the supply range marked the beginning of mechanical engineering at Leistritz.

1982

Manufacture of tubing components for exhaust systems was added to the portfolio.

1993

The first whirling machines came onto the market for hard machining ball screw spindles.

2001

Premier of the internal whirling machine for internal hard machining of threads.

2006

Delivery of the first milling machine for manufacturing oil pump rotors.

2010

Leistritz supplies the first machines for rack & pinion processing to a big German automotive supplier.

2012

Further development of internal whirling machines for processing work pieces with lengths/diameters ≤ 20 mm.

2015

Developement of the new Leistritz CAE software for manufacturing plastification screws.

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