Color touchscreen control is now a standard feature (with no price increase) on medium and large models of NovaWheel Dryers from Novatec Inc., Baltimore. Monochrome touchscreens are now standard on smaller NovaWheel dryers (up to 400 lb/hr). Fast and easy operation of Nova-Touch controls reportedly eliminates time spent looking up confusing alarm codes and provides a seven-day timer for auto on/off, plus filter-maintenance alerts, dewpoint sensor, loader control, real-time clock with battery backup, and an Ethernet communications option.
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PPA is being used more frequently by molders for demanding high-heat applications in automotive and other markets. While in the nylon family, it does not dry quite like nylon. Follow these tips.