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MaxBW25 Models

MaxBW25 Models

Our MaxBW25 is a great choice for machines up to 1600 tons. Have a bigger machine? Try our MaxCW line for robots that work on machines up to 3300 tons Features Size ranges from 530 – 1600 tons Payload capacity of 66 pounds Fixed full forward enclosed carriage strip axis frame suitable for machines with rear […]

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Central Drying Systems

Central Drying Systems

Dri-Air CDA stands are modular hopper stands that bolt together for a centralized drying system. Stands include heater and blower packages to assure a constant stream of low dewpoint air to the hoppers, with hopper capacities from 30 – 5000 pound hoppers with dryers from 10 – 5000 pounds per hour. http://www.dri-air.com/central-drying-and-loading-systems/

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Industry News

Leistritz to host Twin Screw Extrusion Workshop & Conference (Dec 2-3, 2015)

Leistritz will host its’ Twin Screw Extrusion Workshop & Conference on December 2-3, 2015 that combines classroom sessions with “hands-on” extrusion demonstrations.  Topics include: Co-rotating and counterrotating twin screw extrusion technology Screw design and process techniques Sequencing of multi-stage process operations Devolatilization process techniques and practices Scale-up of the twin screw extrusion process Feeder and […]

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Leistritz Twin Screw Report e-tech newsletter

Dear Industry Colleague: See this link for the new Leistritz Twin Screw Report: http://www.alec-usa.com/tsrpt08-15.htm The following articles are included in this e-tech newsletter: – Leistritz expands into post reactor polymerization/compounding market – Twin Screw Extrusion Workshop to be held December 2-3, 2015 – Download presentation: Polymer Devolatilization – Barrels cooling: Operating principles and maintenance tips […]

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Product News

Sesotec sorting systems extract valuable secondary raw materials from electronic waste

Sesotec sorting systems extract valuable secondary raw materials from electronic waste

Throughout Europe, electrical and electronic scrap is the highest growing waste stream and since electronic equipment contains a wide variety of materials, the recycling of such waste makes significant demands on any separation and sorting processes. The German plant builder, ANDRITZ MeWa, has built and commissioned a state of the art WEEE plant in the […]

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PSI-Polymer Systems Inc.’s Continuous Screen Changers Perform Flawlessly for Challenging Food Industry Candy Application

PSI-Polymer Systems Inc.’s Continuous Screen Changers Perform Flawlessly for Challenging Food Industry Candy Application

Conover, NC—PSI-Polymer Systems has recently sold a modified continuous screen changer to a leading U.S.-based candy producer for use in a challenging food extrusion application. The ability for the screen changer to perform well in this unique application highlights the customization and solution oriented abilities that PSI prides itself on. This purchase marks the fifth […]

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The September 2015 Digital Issue Is Now Live!

The September 2015 Digital Issue Is Now Live!

View Current Issue   (HTML5 version) 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 August 2015 Digital Issue is Now Live!

The August 2015 Digital Issue is Now Live!

View Current Issue   (HTML5 version) 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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