PIPE, PROFILE, TUBING

Sheet Extrusion

Extrusion: Important Polymer Melting Equations for Extrusion Processors

The more you know about what happens in a screw, the more you’ll be able to work with your supplier to optimize design.
#bestpractices #screws

Testing

Extrusion: Inspection System for Corrugated Pipe

New system can detect flaws in pipe areas deemed undetectable previously.

Pipe, Profile & Tubing Extrusion

Extrusion: New Extruder Line Targets Medical Applications

Series comes with a range of standard features. Customization also available.

Medical

Conair, Partners Run TPE Tubing, ABS 3D Filament at Medical Show

Conair joins Davis-Standard and Zumbach to demo complete system that switched between tubing and filament runs at Plastec West Show in California.

Pipe, Profile & Tubing Extrusion

New Method Boosts Medical-Tubing Efficiency

At Plastec West, Novatec unveiled an ultrasonic centering gauge to all but eliminate concentricity issues while decreasing startup time and slashing material waste.
#closeupontechnology

Post-Processing

New Technology Positions Large Laminate Tubes to Compete with Blow Molded Bottles

NEOSeam from Packsys Global makes laminate tubes with 360° decoration, no visible side seam, and lighter weight than blow molded bottles.
#kshow

Post-Processing

Packaging: New Systems for Seaming, Heading, Capping Squeeze-Tube Packaging

Side-seam smaller tubes and apply shoulders and caps automatically at high speed.
#kshow

Pipe, Profile & Tubing Extrusion

Extrusion: Motorized De-Reeler/Dancer for Medical Tubing

Reportedly eliminates problems that typically occur when pulling, measuring and cutting spooled or coiled products.

Post-Processing

Decorating, Printing: New Decorating Technologies for Tubes and Injection Molding at K 2019

Digital metallic and multicolor decorating of squeeze tubes, combination hot-stamping and four-color printing machine, and large-area injection molding IMD were some of the news from Kurz at K 2019.
#color

Sheet Extrusion

Kanarski to Lead Davis-Standard’s Technical Product Team

Will collaborate with suppliers and customers to evaluate market trends and capabilities, and develop technology accordingly.