A new multi-function gas-assist controller can also perform other functions simultaneously on a different press.
A new multi-function gas-assist controller can also perform other functions simultaneously on a different press. For example, the Advanced III controller from Epcon Gas Systems Inc., Rochester Hills, Mich., can sequence operation of up to 12 valve gates and can serve as a 16-zone hot-runner temperature controller. In its primary intended function, it can provide simultaneous pressure-profiling control of up to four gas injection points.