A new direct-drive electric machine to debut at the Tokyo International Plastics Fair (IPF) next month will have a new control system and software that achieves a processing concept called “Vector Zero molding.” This development from Sumitomo Heavy Industries (Sumitomo Plastics-Machinery, Norcross, Ga.) reportedly enhances servo-drive efficiency, mold filling, and clamping. (770) 447-5430 • www.sumitomoPM.com
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