A new series of all-electric injection molding machines offers servo-driven injection, dosing, and mold movement but features a hydraulic accumulator for auxiliary axes like core pulls, ejectors, and nozzle movement.
Eight Taiwanese machinery suppliers preview their exhibits at the upcoming national show.
Large hydraulic presses have servo-driven pumps.
Husky Injection Molding Systems has launched its next-generation HyPET HPP5 preform molding system, which incorporates numerous enhancements that reportedly allow for up to 12% productivity improvement.
Setup reportedly meets ISO Class 7 (Class 10,000) and is said to be fully compliant with FDA and GAMP requirements, as well as DQ, IQ, and OQ documentation. Has since been applied to dust-free molding of automotive trim.
One of the new introductions at the recent Fakuma exhibition in Germany was the launch of an all-electric multi-component series by Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Plastics Machinery (U.S. office in Norcross, Ga.). The new IntElect multi line starts with a mul...
Husky Injection Molding Systems Ltd., Bolton, Ont., has launched a new generation of its HyCAP hybrid electric/hydraulic molding system for high output of beverage closures.
In order to keep up with advances in mold cooling and the faster-cycling parallel movements of electric and hybrid machines, injection presses need ability to melt crystalline resins faster.
Advance word on several new press models were provided by two exhibitors at next month’s Fakuma show in Germany.
The new F-Series from Ferromatik Milacron (U.S. office in Batavia, Ohio) began shipping in May with its first three models—80, 160, and 350 metric tons.