New quick-change cutting chamber for strand pelletizer said to deliver easy and quick removal of the cutting chamber with minimum downtime.
Process avoids the need to cool PET after pelletizing and then reheat it for crystallization
High-speed series is also easy to clean and adjust.
The TEX 44 Alpha III corotating twin-screw extruder from JSW will debut at next month’s K 2013 Show in Düsseldorf.
KraussMaffei Berstorff, Florence, Ky., has optimized its ZEUT-R twin-screw extruder series by adding features to allow processing of compounds with up to 80% filler.
New lab machine also introduced.
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