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As Seen In Plastics Technology

AUXILIARY EQUIPMENT: Filterless Vacuum Receiver Eliminates Wear Problems
Velocity-reducing elbow inside the receiver cuts wear, ensures air separation from material.

Resin Conveying: No More ‘Spaghetti Bowl’
You now have technology choices to avoid the maze of conveying tubes that form a ‘spaghetti bowl’ or ‘rat’s nest’ in a central materials-handling system. Here’s how they stack up.

Auxiliaries at K 2013: More Efficient, Flexible & User-Friendly
It’s hard to generalize about auxiliary equipment, but a few trends stood out at K, including: greater energy efficiency, ease of maintenance and cleaning, controls that provide more real-time and historical process information and greater ease of use.

Put the Oomph Back in Your Vacuum System
You can make these enhancements to your resin conveying with a better understanding of three critical elements: Air, vacuum receivers, and piping.

Avoid Those Devilish ‘Angel Hairs’
Angel hairs wreak havoc on plastics processing: clogging filters, plugging conveying lines, causing feed problems at the blender, and jamming up machine throats. Here's how to prevent their formation.

Product Categories of VACTEC LLC

Blenders (non-intensive)
Box Tilters
Conveying Equipment (pneumatic and Mechanical)
Dryers for Resins
Feeders
Granulators
Hopper Loaders
Hoppers, Bins, Tanks
Metering, Proportioning Equipment
Semi-bulk Containers
Silos
Valves, Gates, Diverters
Weigh Scales