WEB EXCLUSIVE: Now there’s something besides liquid silicone rubber for liquid injection molding, or LIM.
Models designed specifically for clean rooms have been added to the Canbel all-electric series from Negri Bossi, Inc., New Castle, Del.
WEB EXCLUSIVE: New KEG-2005 series liquid silicone rubber from Shin-Etsu Silicones of America, Inc.,Akron, Ohio, has enhanced tear strength to allow demolding thin-wall parts without damage and to provide better toughness in use.
A new hot-runner temperature controller for 2 to 128 zones boasts very fast scanning and fuzzy logic for accuracy to 0.1° C without overshooting.
D-M-E Co., Madison Heights, Mich., has expanded its Polimax series of hot-runner nozzles to cover lengths from 50 to 500 mm, a multitude of tip designs, and shot weights up to 3000 g.
WEB EXCLUSIVE: The recent sale of Milacron Inc., Batavia, Ohio, will not affect the continuing partnership between the new Milacron LLC and Fanuc Ltd. of Japan, according to an announcement by the two companies last month.
WEB EXCLUSIVE: Several suppliers of hot-runner nozzles and controls have come out with new or enhanced products in the last few months.
Plastics Technology recently visited Taiwan for a preview of new equipment to be introduced at the 12th Taipei International Plastics & Rubber Industry Show (Taipei Plas), March 5-9.
One new product that didn’t make it into this month’s report on the Fakuma show in Germany was a series of Ultra injection units for EX all-electric presses from KraussMaffei Corp., Florence, Ky.
WEB EXCLUSIVE: Star-Line edge-gate nozzles with one to eight tips now come in a two-piece design with a body and crown.