Molder Eliminates Line Blowouts with Deflection Elbow

Parker Chomerics eliminated chronic elbow failures since switching to Hammertek conveying elbow more than two-and-a-half years ago.
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Join us September 21-23 for a first-of-its-kind event that brings under one roof our annual Molding and Extrusion Conferences, together with the Amerimold Expo. 


Pre-Engineered Vs. Custom Vacuum Conveying Systems for Compounding and Extrusion

When it comes to vacuum conveying systems for plastics processing, custom powder handling solutions are not always required. Pre-engineered, turnkey solutions can be a perfect option for powders and bulk solids in a wide range of industries.

Mobile Bag Dump Station Equipped with Compactor, Conveyor

Allows bulk material transfer from handheld sacks, pails and boxes into elevated process equipment and storage vessels.  

System Facilitates Material Distribution

Wittmann-Battenfeld has developed a new material-distribution system that is said to facilitate material changeovers.

'Compact' Conveying Elbows Said to Keep Material Intact

Pneumatic conveying elbows reportedly reduce wear too.

Mini Deduster Redesigned, Simplified

Moving parts eliminated, built-in level sensor added.

Maguire Buys Stake in O.A. Newton

Investment has the potential to expand the capabilities of Maguire in the bulk material handling phase of the process industries.

Conveying Control Offers Auto-Configuration, Cost-Saving Diagnostics

New features said to simplify and reduce costs for system design and installation, system expansion, and remote diagnostics

Energy-Efficient Vacuum Pump

Can run with pressure control or at a constant rotational speed.  

Conair Parent Buys Conveying Systems Firm

IPEG purchases long-time partner company Phoenix Systems, which makes powder and pellet conveying and unloading equipment used by processors in high-volume applications.

Drum Dumper with Safety Cage

Allows hands-free, automated dumping of bulk solid materials from 30- to 55-gal drums.

Cartridge Bin Vent Cleans Air in Pneumatic Systems

Small modular unit is inexpensive and easy to install.

Time Still to Register For PT Tech Days

It’s free. It’s online. It’s scheduled every Thursday through December. And you can register now to hear technology experts address a wide range of topics in plastics processing.  
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Material Handling: Vacuum Conveying Pump Makes Things Simple

Maguire’s new pump is compatible with the company’s LowPro receivers used for automated ‘mini-central’ conveying systems.

Material Handling: Bulk Conveyor with Safety Cage

Prevents contact with moving parts during operation and automated unloading of bulk bags.  

Conveying: Compact Unit for Smaller Systems

New line said to be an optimal and inexpensive solution for lower-volume applications.

Material Handling: High-Capacity Dumper for Mobile Bins

System hydraulically raises and dumps mobile bins into a hopper that feeds an integral flexible screw conveyor.

Conveying: Pump is Quiet, Powerful, Energy-Efficient

The multi-stage regenerative impeller design of the new Conair HRG Series vacuum pumps is the key to developing deep vacuum power for conveying plastic pellets over long distances, while keeping noise levels comfortably low.

Recycling: New Free-Fall Metal Separator

This system is optimized for applications in plastics, especially for granulate and compound producers.

Material Handling: Bulk-Bag Discharger Features Open-Channel Construction

Sanitary unit built for applications in which contamination of the product or equipment cannot be tolerated.  

Materials Handling: Drying, Blending, Conveying News at K 2019

Plastic Systems arrives in the U.S. with a handful of new auxiliaries.

Plastic Systems Opens U.S. Headquarters

Italian supplier of a wide range of auxiliary equipment opens in Atlanta.