A new 80-mm-diam. screw designed to plasticate larger volumes of thermoset resins is new from KraussMaffei Corp., Florence, Ky.

A new 80-mm-diam. screw designed to plasticate larger volumes of thermoset resins is new from KraussMaffei Corp., Florence, Ky. The screw is part of SP 3000 system, a larger plasticating unit for free-flowing thermosets that is designed for KM’s CX platform of hydraulic machines. Shot capacity is up to 3.1 lb. High wear resistance is achieved through powder metallurgy. The screw is used on a 385-ton KM 350-3000 CX Duroset thermoset press that was developed with Baumgarten Automotive Technics GmbH in Germany to produce automotive brake pistons. (859) 283-0200 • www.kraussmaffei.com

KraussMaffei Corp.
7095 Industrial Road Florence, KY 41042-2930
Phone (859) 283-4316 Fax (859) 283-0290