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Hydraulic Screen Changer (HSC)

Hydraulic Screen Changer (HSC)

The PSI Hydraulic Screen Changer allows for filtration of most polymers with minimum disruption during a screen change. PSI Hydraulic Screen Changers feature a patented pressure activated seal that not only seals to 10,000 psi, it eliminates degradation and gels caused in other slide plate type screen changers. PSI Hydraulic Screen Changers are designed to […]

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Injection Molding Machines

Injection Molding Machines

Sesotec metal separators and magnet systems separate and remove metal particles that may be present in the plastic granulate (even when enclosed in the product) entering injection-molding machines, thus preventing damage to molds, hot nozzles and valves. EXTRACTOR-SE A magnetic separator for higher material throughputs and larger column diameters (40 – 120 mm) and particle sizes […]

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Industry News

Baerlocher USA to Expand Metal Soap Production Capacity by 50% to Meet Fast-Growing Industry Demand, Drive Innovation

Baerlocher USA to Expand Metal Soap Production Capacity by 50% to Meet Fast-Growing Industry Demand, Drive Innovation

Cincinnati, Ohio – January 10, 2017 – Baerlocher USA, part of Baerlocher Group, a leading global supplier of plastics additives, today announced it will add a third reactor for the production of calcium, zinc, sodium and other metal soaps at its facility, located here. This major capital investment will increase capacity by 50 percent and […]

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KION North America Announces Agreement with Volvo Car US Operations Inc.

KION North America Announces Agreement with Volvo Car US Operations Inc.

SUMMERVILLE, S.C. — KION North America, member of one of the world’s largest manufacturers of industrial trucks, today announced an agreement with Volvo Car US Operations Inc. The company will now provide material handling equipment for the automotive manufacturer’s first American factory located in Berkeley County, South Carolina. With this agreement, Volvo Car US Operations […]

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Product News

The Latest Cure For Large Format Substrates From A.W.T.

The Latest Cure For Large Format Substrates From A.W.T.

Accu-CureTM Ultraviolet Curing Systems now available with 100” curing width Chicago, July 2016—Expanding its popular Accu-CureTM series of ultra violet curing units, A.W.T. World Trade, Inc. is pleased to announce the Accu-Cure ACS 100 and ACDS 100, each with a full 100” curing width. Engineered for high-speed curing of vinyl, polyesters, paper, and other substrates, […]

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Turbulent Flow Calculator Improvements

Turbulent Flow Calculator Improvements

Burger & Brown Engineering is pleased to announce enhancements to the on-line Turbulent flow Calculator. http://www.smartflow-usa.com/turbulent-flow-rate-calculator/ This Calculator was created as a reference for Plastics Injection Molders to help determine a target cooling channel flow rate as a starting point for more efficient mold cooling. New features of the calculator include the availability of elevated […]

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The January 2017 Issue is Now Online!

The January 2017 Issue is Now Online!

View Current Issue Want to be featured in the next issue of Plastics Hotline or on our website (or both!)? Click here to see the wide variety of advertising opportunities we offer!

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The December 2016 Issue is Now Online!

The December 2016 Issue is Now Online!

View Current Issue Want to be featured in the next issue of Plastics Hotline or on our website (or both!)? Click here to see the wide variety of advertising opportunities we offer!

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