INJECTION MOLDING: More Compact Hydraulics For Hot-Runner Valve Gates

Incoe Corp. introduced HEM miniature hydraulics to actuate valve-gate systems at the recent Euromold 2013 show in Frankfurt, Germany.

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Incoe Corp., Troy, Mich., introduced HEM miniature hydraulics to actuate valve-gate systems at the recent Euromold 2013 show in Frankfurt, Germany. With about 50% smaller footprint than standard hydraulic cylinders, HEM unis allow closer spacing and higher cavitation without resorting to less powerful pneumatic cylinders. Closer gate pitch can also be advantageous in large automotive molds that require large hot-runner systems.

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