A new options package for HM two-platen presses from Battenfeld of America, South Elgin, Ill., boosts machine productivity while providing high accuracy and repeatability.
A new options package for HM two-platen presses from Battenfeld of America, South Elgin, Ill., boosts machine productivity while providing high accuracy and repeatability. The new HM Advantage package covers press sizes from 25 to 270 tons. Its chief benefit is 50% higher injection speed, attained with the addition of a second hydraulic piston pump. The second pump also allows for parallel movements, such as ejection and screw recovery.