TECHNOLOGY

'Unique' Polymeric Melt Flow Additive for PLA

1/25/2021

CAI Additives is now offering ST-PA210 flow agent for PLA and other biobased polyesters.

Conveying Control Offers Auto-Configuration, Cost-Saving Diagnostics

1/22/2021

New features said to simplify and reduce costs for system design and installation, system expansion, and remote diagnostics

Novel Flexible and Toughened Engineering Resin

1/22/2021

Toray leverages proprietary nanoalloy technology to create a unique flexible and toughened type of nylon.

New Melt Delivery and Control System Enables Design Freedom

1/22/2021

Husky says its UltraShot Injection System liberates part design from the requirements of the injection molding process so that parts completed with other processes or post-mold assembly can now be produced in a single injection molding cycle.

High-Efficiency Benchtop Spectrophotometer Series

1/19/2021

Datacolor’s Spectro 1000/700 series spectrophotometer, boasts high efficiency and confidence in color formulation in quality control for plastics and other industries.

General-Purpose 5-axis Robot Range Redesigned

1/19/2021

Building off the display of a prototype at K 2019, Sepro has finished the redesign of its Success robot range with three models, including ones with five-axis operation.

Integrated TPV System Solutions Aid in Development of More Sustainable Automotive Weatherseals

1/19/2021

ExxonMobil’s new Santoprene integrated TPV system solutions can potentially extend performance and recyclability while optimizing cost of GRC weatherseals.  

Remote Service Added to Machine Line

1/16/2021

BOY says its Smart Remote Service establishes a connection between its service personnel and its molding machines via “an integrated gateway.”

Valve Gate Hot Runner Integrates New Servo Motor

1/16/2021

The compact direct-drive servo motor design minimizes stack height and simplifies mold design.

First-of-a-Kind Nanotechnology-Based PET Compound Enables Differentiated Foams

1/13/2021

SABIC’s new Colorcomp WQ117945 is based on an advanced nanotechnology additive masterbatch that can be adapted to other resins.