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CNC punch press

The Problem

CNC punch press

Three large CNC punch presses were generating high levels of noise in an otherwise 'fairly' quiet workshop area.

CNC punch press

The Solution

An in-house designed acoustic enclosures constructed on site by a local contractor consisting of:

The Results

Measured internal to external field level difference of 25dB resulting in a much quieter workshop environment.

The Costs

Approximately one third of the price of standard commercially available industrial metal acoustic enclosure system.

Information supplied by

HQC Ltd.

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Noise control technique

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Updated 2010-03-02