Archive for March, 2016

Raycon Product Inspection System

Raycon Product Inspection System

| March 31, 2016

RAYCON product inspection systems detect all contaminants that due to their density, chemical composition, or mechanical dimensions absorb X-radiation to a lesser or greater degree than the surrounding product. For example, metal, glass, ceramics, and stone contaminants. RAYCON will also ensure your product quality thorough with multiple software features e.g. detection of trapped air, shape, […]

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X-Ray Inspection in the Plastics Industry

X-Ray Inspection in the Plastics Industry

| March 31, 2016

For years, X-ray inspection systems have been successfully used for the inspection of food, where they reliably find metallic and non-metallic contaminants and also detect and remove defective products. Why X-ray inspection also offers advantages for the plastics industry Apart from the food industry, X-ray inspection systems also are of advantage for inspection applications in […]

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Leistritz to host 11th Annual Pharmaceutical Extrusion Seminar 6/22-23/2016 in NJ

| March 29, 2016

Leistritz will host its’ eleventh annual Pharmaceutical Extrusion Seminar (PES 2016) on June 22-23, 2016 in NJ.  In-depth presentations relating to pharmaceutical extrusion theory will be supplemented by “live” twin screw extrusion demonstrations.  In addition to Leistritz staff, academia and industry experts will contribute to the program.  A preliminary list of companies that will contribute […]

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Screws and Barrels

Screws and Barrels

| March 28, 2016

STC EQUIPMENT CORP. Designs, Manufactures and Rebuilds, Feedscrews, Barrels, Tips and Breaker plates, etc. for Injection Molding and Extrusion. When we build New Screws and Barrels, Or When Rebuilding existing ones, you can rest assured that With STC Equipment Corp. you will get only the best. IMPROVE YOUR PRODUCTION. EXCEED YOUR EXPECTATIONS. QUICK RESPONSE AND […]

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The April 2016 Digital Issue is Now Online!

The April 2016 Digital Issue is Now Online!

| March 25, 2016

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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MicroBlender™ – The next generation in gravimetric blending

MicroBlender™ – The next generation in gravimetric blending

| March 21, 2016

Technical Data The WSB-MB MicroBlender™, the smallest weigh scale blender in the world, features the latest technology in gravimetric blending. The MicroBlender™ makes the benefits of gravimetric blending accessible and affordable to plastics processors operating small machines. The MicroBlender™ is capable of blending up to 4 components at a rate of 140 lb/hr (63 kg/hr). […]

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Leistritz to host 11th Annual Pharmaceutical Extrusion Seminar 6/22-23/2016 in NJ

Leistritz to host 11th Annual Pharmaceutical Extrusion Seminar 6/22-23/2016 in NJ

| March 17, 2016

Leistritz will host its’ eleventh annual Pharmaceutical Extrusion Seminar (PES 2016) on June 22-23, 2016 in NJ.  In-depth presentations relating to pharmaceutical extrusion theory will be supplemented by “live” twin screw extrusion demonstrations.  In addition to Leistritz staff, academia and industry experts will contribute to the program.  A preliminary list of companies that will contribute […]

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Bunting® Magnetics Co. Names Robert Bunting General Manager, Magnet Materials Division

Bunting® Magnetics Co. Names Robert Bunting General Manager, Magnet Materials Division

| March 2, 2016

NEWTON, KS – Bunting® Magnetics Co., the leader in moving, removing and holding metal, announced the promotion of Robert Bunting to General Manager, Magnet Materials Division, located in Elk Grove Village, IL effective March 1, 2016. Bob Bunting, President and CEO, Bunting Magnetics, made the announcement. “Robert’s aptitude, experience and contributions have been invaluable. I am confident […]

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Plastixs has been awarded the 2015 Smartflow “Distributor of the Year” award for the 13th consecutive year.

Plastixs has been awarded the 2015 Smartflow “Distributor of the Year” award for the 13th consecutive year.

| March 2, 2016

We are very pleased to announce that Burger & Brown Engineering has awarded Plastixs the Smartflow “Distributor of the Year” award for 2015.  This is the 13th consecutive year that Plastixs has received this honor and we are privileged to represent the Smartflow product line and look forward to the continuation of our long standing relationship.

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