COMPOUNDING

Compounding

Mixing: Multi-Shaft Mixer for Hot Melts, Viscous Dispersions

Suitable for high heat operation up to 600 F, it includes an insulated 50-psig stainless-steel dimpled jacket covering the side and bottom of the dished bottom mixing can

Multi-Screw Compounding

Compounding: Strand Pelletizers Improve Quality, Ease Handling

Dual-bearing strand pelletizers re-engineered based on field experience and current market demands.
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Single-Screw Compounding

Maag Americas Names Baumann V.P., G.M.

Machinery vet to head up sales of filters, pumps, pelletizers and pulverizers.

Sheet Extrusion

KraussMaffei Unifies All Its Brands

Netstal and Berstorff are now KraussMaffei.
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Multi-Screw Compounding

KraussMaffei Launches Chinese-Made All-Electric Injection Machines, Twin-Screw Extruders and Robotics Line at Chinaplas 2019

The products, which are targeting the local market and export, will be supported by a new manufacturing site that broke ground in in Jiaxing, Zhejiang Province in March.

Single-Screw Compounding

Extruder Degassing: Is a Central System Right for You?

Centralization vacuum pumps have been used for many decades, most widely used in packaging. For extruder degassing the technology can be useful when several production lines are operated in parallel
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Compounding

Mixing: Mixer/Reactor for Temperature-Critical Applications

Suited for temperature-critical formulations of medium to high viscosity under stringent vacuum/pressure constraints.

Multi-Screw Compounding

Compounding: Twin Screw in a New Size

Designed especially for research and development as well as for production of small batch sizes.

Compounding

Pelletizing: Extrusion Control System Extended to Pelletizing

First unit in place at a rotomolder for recycling scrap.
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Purging Compounds

Machine Builder Slashes Cost, Time with 'Purging Packet'

Coperion find iD Additives purging compound expedites changeovers and saves material.