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PUBLISHED: 8/24/2020

Automation: Vision System Software Updated

OnRobot has issued a software update for its 2.5D camera-based Eyes vision system used in quality inspection applications and mobile setups.

PUBLISHED: 8/22/2020

Automation: Preconfigured Robotic Modules with Easy Setup & Operation

Preconfigured modules from Hahn Automation come with camera-equipped setup from a tablet.

PUBLISHED: 8/21/2020

Assembly:High-Precision and Versatile Dual-Axis Servo Spin Welder

Forward Technology’s new HD2X-OSW welder is well suited for use in a broad range of molding applications; company upgrades its industry-leading linear vibration welder. 

PUBLISHED: 8/20/2020

Additives: Pigments for Compostable Plastics

BASF Colors & Effects’ pigments portfolio supports sustainable packaging for compostable plastics and printing inks. 

PUBLISHED: 8/20/2020

Materials: Thermoforming PP Grade Designed as PET Replacement

Braskem’s newest Inspire PP grade is an alternative to PET for thermoformed  consumer packaging applications.

PUBLISHED: 8/13/2020

Tooling: Two-Stage Ejector for Off Center Mounting

Hasco’s Z1697/ two-stage ejector targets off center mounting, particularly for larger molds where the ejector system activation requires high forces.

PUBLISHED: 8/12/2020

Tooling: Locating Rings Add Sizes

Hasco has added new inner diameters and location depths to its line of locating rings.

PUBLISHED: 8/11/2020

Tooling: Modular Plates Add Dimensions and Variations

More than 1500 additional dimensions and variants of Hasco’s K-Standard machined plates are now available in the company’s online shop.

PUBLISHED: 8/10/2020

Testing: Enhanced Water Vapor Permeability Analyzer for Packaging Films, Nonwovens

System Illinois’ latest generation Lyssy L80 water-vapor permeability tester measures barrier and high-permeability materials.

PUBLISHED: 8/7/2020

Injection Molding: Upper Range of High-Speed Packaging Presses Extended

Yizumi-HPM has expanded its PAC-K series of injection molding machines, adding a fourth model with 610 tons of clamping force.