A new extrusion line is designed specifically for profiles that combine polypropylene and/or TPEs of different hardnesses. Available from KraussMaffei Berstorff, Florence, Ky., various profile components can be compounded on up to five single-screw extruders with screw diameters between 30 and 90 mm. The new line concept has been developed for automotive sealing systems and technical profiles in other markets.
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