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Markets & Applications for All-Electric Injection Molding

The precision and repeatability of all-electric injection molding machines make them ideally suited to high speed, thin-wall parts common in the following markets and applications:

Medical Applications

All-electric injection molding machines offer long term process stability that reduces the process changes found when using hydraulic machines. The performance characteristics of all-electric machines are essentially clones of each other and are a good solution for products that require the utmost quality, repeatability and reliability.
 

  • Closures
  • Micro devices
  • Blood testing devices 

     
  • Petri dishes
  • Syringes / Pipettes
  • Vaccutainers

 

Medical Applications

  

Food & Beverage

All-electric injection molding machines help food and beverage packaging producers achieve maximum output, shorter processes and lower material use.
 

  • CSD
  • Flip Cap
  • Large Cap
  • High-speed dairy
     
  • Thin wall containers
  • Cutlery
  • Unscrewing Cap
  • Container lids

 

Food & Beverage
 

  

Industrial Buckets & Pails

All-electric injection molding machines are ideal for processing thin-wall parts such as large buckets and pails.

  • 1 & 2 cavity 5 gallon
  • 90 mil pails
  • 70 mil pails
     
  • 1 to 4 gallon containers
  • Co-injection pails
  • Large pails (12 gallon)

 

Industrial Buckets & Pails

  

Consumer Goods: High-Volume Packaging

The repeatability and speed of all-electric injection molding machines make them a good fit for a variety of high-volume consumer goods.

  • Deodorant barrels
  • Flower pots
  • Cosmetics
     
  • Spray trigger assemblies
  • Trash cans & totes

 

Consumer Goods: High-Volume Packaging

  

Automotive

Automotive

All-electric injection molding machines’ ability to operate under precise control helps automotive suppliers:

  • Reduce scrap
  • Open processing windows
  • Reduce need to change process
  • Reduce part weights
  • Maximize repeatability
  • Cut material costs
 

 


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