By accurately measuring material throughput, gravimetric extrusion control can compensate for material and process variations and provide more consistent end product quality. ArticlePublished: 2/12/2008
The K-Tron Micro Cone feeder features a highly innovative screw-less feeding mechanism to accurately dose free flowing color, masterbatch or additives into a blending system or directly into the process screw of an extruder. ArticlePublished: 2/12/2008
Processors running engineering plastics like ABS, nylon, polycarbonate and PET, can now blend these resins after they are dried, thanks to new high-temperature models available for TrueBlend 100, 250, 500 and 900 Series blenders, which offer through... ArticlePublished: 1/10/2008
Coloring at the machine can offer significant cost benefits, including lower material inventory costs and improved process flexibility when compared with the cost of buying precolored resin or installing a large-capacity central blender to premix re... ArticlePublished: 4/1/2007
NPE 2006 held no revolutionary changes in dryers, blenders, feeders, loaders, or conveying controls, but widely adopted improvements make the newest models easier to use and maintain—and easier on the budget, too.
Brabender Technologie NEW ScrewDisc Feeder
For optimum performance in feeding pellets and free flowing granules, the Brabender ScrewDisc Loss-in-Weight feeder offers a Pulsationless flow over a wide feed rate range. ArticlePublished: 3/9/2006