COMPOUNDING

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Why It's Crucial to Manage Melt-Temperature in a Twin-Screw Compounding Extruder

Managing and controlling melt temperature and degradation in a corotating compounding twin is critical to achieve process optimization. For compounders, it also greatly influences the ability of their molding and extrusion customers to make high-quality parts. Here are the results of research that illustrate this.

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Mixing: Skid-Mounted Powder Induction & Mixing System

Rotor/stator generates a powerful vacuum without external pumps.

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Mixing: Triple-Shaft Mixer Can Pivot

 Machine can be raised from a vessel, rotate 90˚ and lowered into another vessel.

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Start-Up Compounder Seeks Niche in Short Orders, Quick Turns

Peak sets its sights on high-performance industrial and medical markets.
#processorsedge #technologyinaction

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Compounding: More Digital Solutions Come to Compounding

New GUI, ‘smart machine’ features, user friendly app highlight Coperion’s display at K 2019.

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Compounding: Revamped Line of Compounding Twins

Third-generation iMAXX twins are easier to clean and maintain, and are more energy efficient to boot.

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Index Dips on Weak Exports, Employment

October’s number drops from September, despite expansion in new orders.
#economics

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Strand Pelletizing: Follow These Steps to Determine Your Water Bath Length

Use heat-transfer equations as a shortcut to get you in the ballpark of how long your pelletizing water bath should be.
#bestpractices

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Compounding: Quick-Color-Change Lab Twin

Throughout the exhibit, KraussMaffei ran nine different liquid colors, changing at the push of a button, to demonstrate time- and process-saving technology.
#color