Self-calibrating system measures pellet moisture in real time and can adjust dryer controls accordingly.
As is often the case with a new technology, customers are dictating how predictive-maintenance sensors will be applied and where they might be headed next.
Have you checked out Plastics Technology’s upcoming Extrusion 2015 Conference?
Moretto will show a system to measure pellet moisture minute-by-minute and automatically adjust the dryer, if necessary.
Moisture in PET will result in degradation that will foul up sheet and thermoformed products. Keep it at bay by following these tips when drying APET virgin and flake material.
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