Film Extrusion

Davis-Standard Adds James Johnson as Regional Sales Manager

 ‘Brings industry sales, manufacturing and adhesives experience to position.’

Pipe, Profile & Tubing Extrusion

Guill Launches 10-Day Extrusion Tooling Program

Eligible tips and dies for this program cannot be plated and must have a diameter less than 1.5 in. and a length less than 4.75 in.


New Downstream System For Inline Cutting, Curing of TPU Tubing

Novatec will debut an altogether new approach for processing tacky, hard-to-cut thermoplastic polyurethane tubes at next month’s Plastec West show.

Sheet Extrusion

What You Need to Know to Get into Coextrusion

Key considerations range from determining the right extruder sizes to tooling, matching material viscosities, and lots more. Take a look.
#bestpractices #dies

Film Extrusion

Extrusion: Two-Stage Screw Offers Distributive, Dissipative Mixing

New design from Davis-Standard offers outputs comparable to barrier screws at lower melt temperatures.

Pipe, Profile & Tubing Extrusion

Rogers Named President of KraussMaffei Corp.

Twenty-year vet has worked for various industrial firms in his career.

Extrusion Know How

Understanding Viscosity in Extrusion

Both the power-law coefficient and the consistency index must be considered to calculate viscosity.

Multi-Screw Compounding

K 2019 Preview: Green's the Theme in Extrusion & Compounding

Themes of sustainability and the Circular Economy will be visible at the booths of many suppliers of extrusion and compounding equipment—film, in particular.
#kshow #dies #sustainability

Sheet Extrusion

'First' PBTs for Extrusion of Profiles and Thermoforming

BASF will showcase the new Ultradur PBT portfolio extensions at K 2019.

Pipe, Profile & Tubing Extrusion

Extrusion: 'Hybrid' Tool for Pipe, Tubing

New design incorporates the benefits of layer overlapping, while reducing unnecessary complexity and making the technology more cost-affordable.