In response to a trend to use more recycled materials and fillers in window-profile extrusion, new coextrusion systems from KraussMaffei Berstorff, Florence, Ky., are designed with flexibility and space savings in mind.
The twin-outlet Extrex GPD pump from Maag, Charlotte, N.C., reportedly simplifies pipe and profile coextrusion and foaming applications by allowing processors to use just one extruder to feed two die assemblies.
Plastic Flow, LLC , Hancock, Mich., has just released a Pay Per Execution (PPX) version of its extrusion die design software, polyXtrue.
Designed for micro-extrusion applications.
A new extrusion line is designed specifically for profiles that combine polypropylene and/or TPEs of different hardnesses.
A new line of inline coilers for hose, tubing, pipe, and wire/cable incorporates a dual-spindle turret winder designed to handle products from 0.032 to 0.625 in. diam.
Designed to handle PVC, PE, or PP pipe up to 47 in. diam. with no pre-cutting.
Can also be configured for continuous cutting.
New six-layer Series 800 tubing dies from Guill Tool & Engineering Co, W.
American Kuhne, Ashaway, R.I., has introduced a gearless extruder aimed at medical tubing.