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Amer-Sil, the reputed specialist for separators & gauntlets in industrial lead acid batteries

Since 1970, Amer-Sil has produced high quality, micro-porous polymer/silica separators for use in any industrial application, in traction and stationary batteries, in flooded as well as in VRLA batteries. They are available in any pattern, sizes and thicknesses.

Amer-Sil is the historic specialist in non-woven gauntlets for industrial batteries with tubular positive plates and helped nearly all battery manufacturers convert from woven to non-woven gauntlets.
In 2005, Amer-Sil acquired Tergar, a producer of woven and non-woven gauntlets.

Today, Amer-Sil offers a complete range of woven & non-woven gauntlets for industrial batteries with tubular positive plates.
They can be used in any application: in traction and stationary batteries, in flooded as well as in VRLA batteries. They are available in many sizes, diameters and number of tubes.

Amer-Sil's production facilities and offices are located in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, in the heart of Europe. In addition, a second production plant is located in China.

the battery laboratory : at your service

Since 40 years, the R&D engineers and technical staff maintain a high level of battery expertise and a deep technical understanding.

This R&D team supports customers in the development of innovative products and proposes solutions to improve their products and processes as well as reduce their costs.

Our laboratory is equipped to test batteries to support our own and our customers' development. In addition, we have several partnerships with research centers to increase our reach, analyse certain questions in more depth and have access to specialized equipment such as scanning electron microscope, X Ray diffraction analyses and nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy.

AMER-SIL S.A. is a member of the following international organisations: