PIPE, PROFILE, TUBING

Sheet Extrusion

Davis-Standard Beefs Up Lab Capabilities

New extruder, predictive-maintenance control system, added to tech center.

Pipe, Profile & Tubing Extrusion

Extrusion: Compact Extruder Is Potent, Energy Efficient

Small-footprint machine reportedly uses up to 95% less energy/lb of material processed and can typically achieve dimensionally stable product within 20 min. of being turned on.
#screws #dies

Medical

Novatec Appoints Bob Bessemer VP Extrusion Technology

Downstream extrusion expert will direct firm’s efforts to enter medical tubing market. 

Medical

Downstream System ‘Rewrites the Rules’ for Medical Tubing Extrusion

Extrusion downstream expert Bob Bessemer joins Novatec to enter medical tubing market with innovative line of tanks and puller/cutters.
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Pipe, Profile & Tubing Extrusion

PPA Adds Five to Membership Roster

Five honored at group’s spring meeting in Florida.
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Medical

Shop Online for 'Off-the-Shelf' Medical Tubing

Spectrum Plastics Group releases an upgraded online store for stock and custom medical extrusions to support catheter delivery system development.

Medical

Extrusion Tooling: Reciprocating Head Allows Profile-Shape Changes 'On the Fly'

Device eliminates the need to change tools to accommodate different profile shapes, eliminates assembly of finished profile.
#dies

PET Processing - Extrusion

Wheeler, Barrier Screw Pioneer, Dies at 96

Career at Davis-Standard spanned six decades.
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Sheet Extrusion

Slideshow: Extrusion 2018 Speaker Highlights

For two-and-a-half days in September, the extrusion world focused on Cleveland and the Extrusion 2018 conference and exhibit.

Pipe, Profile & Tubing Extrusion

Plastics Pipe Institute Talks Recycled Plastics Use

Tony Radoszewski, Plastics Pipe Institute president, discusses recycled content in pipe and converting packages with a 60-day shelf life into products with a 100-year service life.