Injection machine converted to injection-blow.
Resembles a horizontal injection press with a stretch-blow station added,
Contact-free operation means no wearing parts.
Special cold-sprue bushing and third LSR-specific injection unit create finished, sealed automotive duct in 55 seconds.
Billed as 'economic solution' to QC.
Less melt loss reportedly experienced compared with typical backflush systems.
Parkinson believed to be first supplier to demonstrate its technology at a trade show in VR.
Coating addresses environmental concerns with chrome plating and the need for better protection against wear and corrosion.
Blowing agents pumped in quantities proportional to extruder speed.
Wireless data logging of four to six melt pressure temperature sensors simultaneously via a USB Bluetooth dongle.