Maguire Products, Inc.

Injection Stretch Blow Molding Toolmaker R&D / Leverage Finds Vacuum Drying Ideal for Trial and Other Short Runs
Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Injection Stretch Blow Molding Toolmaker R&D / Leverage Finds Vacuum Drying Ideal for Trial and Other Short Runs

LPD™ Dryers from Maguire Have Substantially Cut Startup and Changeover Times, Reduced Energy Use, and Dried More Efficiently and Uniformly than Desiccant Dryers SUTTON IN ASHFIELD, NOTTINGHAMSHIRE, UK, May 15, 2018: R&D / Leverage™, a specialist in tooling for injection stretch blow molding of PET bottles, reports that a switch from desiccant dryers to vacuum dryers has solved multiple...

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Maguire® MMT™ Micro Tower delivers streamlining rate up to 100 lb. per hour.
Communication Systems & Equipment

Maguire® MMT™ Micro Tower delivers streamlining rate up to 100 lb. per hour.

Maguire® MMT™ Micro Tower Handling device designed for small-volume plastics processing combines loading, dosing, mixing, and dispensing functions. Unit can mix materials such as virgin resin, regrind and masterbatch in 10 lb. batches in extrusion processes or injection molding. Device is equipped with loader, three material hoppers and blower driven by brushless motor.

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Maguire® VBD-600 Dryer offers throughput up to 600 lb per hour.
Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Maguire® VBD-600 Dryer offers throughput up to 600 lb per hour.

Maguire® VBD-600 Vacuum Dryer is suitable for manufacture of sheet, large automotive parts, and many other extrusion and molding applications. Product consists of heating hopper, vacuum vessel and retention hopper and features controller display for monitoring energy consumption. Units come with high-speed gate valves with an accuracy of ±4 g per dispense and use gravity for material movement...

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VBD provides a throughput of 300 lb per hr.
Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

VBD provides a throughput of 300 lb per hr.

VBD™ Vacuum Dryer is embedded with software used for monitoring the changing conditions of dryer operation. With similar energy consumption as throughputs of only 25 lb. (11 kg) per hour, unit consumes 46 W/kg/hr when operated at full capacity. Unit’s software uses data from past heating cycles and makes adjustments to present cycles.

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VBD™ 300 Dryer comes with touchscreen cotroller.
Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

VBD™ 300 Dryer comes with touchscreen cotroller.

Featuring heating hopper, vacuum vessel and retention / take-away hopper vessels, VBD™ Vacuum Resin 300 Dryer offers throughputs of up to 136 kg per hour. Enhancing control over the drying process with help of load cells, unit moves material through vertically arranged stages based on gravity. Dryers feature slide-gate valves between stages with an accuracy of ±4 grams of per dispense. Product...

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Material Processing

Maguire Partners with Syncro to Expand Options for Advanced Extrusion Control Technologies

DÃœSSELDORF - At K 2016 today, Maguire Products, Inc. and SYNCRO srl announced a partnership to provide customers of both companies with an extensive platform of options for materials and extrusion control. Maguire has taken an investment position with SYNCRO that will lead to a portfolio of technologies drawing on Maguire’s experience in materials handling and blending systems, and...

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AS K-2016 Nears, Special "50k" Maguire
Material Processing

AS K-2016 Nears, Special "50k" Maguire

Celebration Also Includes the Chance to Win One of Five $500 Cash Prizes, Whose First Winner Is an Extrusion Operation of Amesbury Truth, a Leading North American Producer of Window and Door Components ASTON, PENNSYLVANIA, U.S.A. -- A year-long celebration in anticipation of the shipment of the 50,000th Maguire® weigh scale blender will arrive at K 2016, the biggest event in the plastics...

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Gravimetric Blender Controller increases volume and speed.

Gravimetric Blender Controller increases volume and speed.

Backward-compatible with earlier control systems, Maguire® 4088 enhances communications with devices in Industry 4.0 setting and offers centralized control of blending and loading. Options for operators include- keypad/digital thumbwheel interface or touchscreen. Batch accuracy of blender remains at ±0.1%, but controller increases volume, speed, and reliability of data transfer. Features...

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Vacuum Dryer uses load cells to optimize efficiency.
Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Vacuum Dryer uses load cells to optimize efficiency.

By incorporating load cell technology, VBD™ Vacuum Resin Dryer provides plastics processors with capabilities for controlling and documenting use of material. Controlling resin level in vacuum chamber and retention hopper, load cells operate on loss-in-weight basis, achieving ±0.5% accuracy and providing real-time data on material throughput that is unaffected by variations in bulk density. In...

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Injection Stretch Blow Molding Toolmaker R&D / Leverage Finds Vacuum Drying Ideal for Trial and Other Short Runs
Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Injection Stretch Blow Molding Toolmaker R&D / Leverage Finds Vacuum Drying Ideal for Trial and Other Short Runs

LPD™ Dryers from Maguire Have Substantially Cut Startup and Changeover Times, Reduced Energy Use, and Dried More Efficiently and Uniformly than Desiccant Dryers SUTTON IN ASHFIELD, NOTTINGHAMSHIRE, UK, May 15, 2018: R&D / Leverage™, a specialist in tooling for injection stretch blow molding of PET bottles, reports that a switch from desiccant dryers to vacuum dryers has solved multiple...

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Company News

New Dosing Technology for Injection Molding Ensures Uniform Color Without Pre-Mixing and Ends Over-Coloring

100% Injection Coloring™ Technology from Riverdale Global Meters Liquid or Pelletized Colorant during Both Injection and Recovery Phases ASTON, PA, U.S.A., March 5, 2018: A patent-pending color metering control system for injection molding ensures color uniformity and saves costs by dosing colorant during the injection phase, when conventional color and additive metering systems are inactive....

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Maguire® MMT™ Micro Tower delivers streamlining rate up to 100 lb. per hour.
Communication Systems & Equipment

Maguire® MMT™ Micro Tower delivers streamlining rate up to 100 lb. per hour.

Maguire® MMT™ Micro Tower Handling device designed for small-volume plastics processing combines loading, dosing, mixing, and dispensing functions. Unit can mix materials such as virgin resin, regrind and masterbatch in 10 lb. batches in extrusion processes or injection molding. Device is equipped with loader, three material hoppers and blower driven by brushless motor.

Read More »
Maguire® VBD-600 Dryer offers throughput up to 600 lb per hour.
Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Maguire® VBD-600 Dryer offers throughput up to 600 lb per hour.

Maguire® VBD-600 Vacuum Dryer is suitable for manufacture of sheet, large automotive parts, and many other extrusion and molding applications. Product consists of heating hopper, vacuum vessel and retention hopper and features controller display for monitoring energy consumption. Units come with high-speed gate valves with an accuracy of ±4 g per dispense and use gravity for material movement...

Read More »
VBD provides a throughput of 300 lb per hr.
Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

VBD provides a throughput of 300 lb per hr.

VBD™ Vacuum Dryer is embedded with software used for monitoring the changing conditions of dryer operation. With similar energy consumption as throughputs of only 25 lb. (11 kg) per hour, unit consumes 46 W/kg/hr when operated at full capacity. Unit’s software uses data from past heating cycles and makes adjustments to present cycles.

Read More »
VBD™ 300 Dryer comes with touchscreen cotroller.
Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

VBD™ 300 Dryer comes with touchscreen cotroller.

Featuring heating hopper, vacuum vessel and retention / take-away hopper vessels, VBD™ Vacuum Resin 300 Dryer offers throughputs of up to 136 kg per hour. Enhancing control over the drying process with help of load cells, unit moves material through vertically arranged stages based on gravity. Dryers feature slide-gate valves between stages with an accuracy of ±4 grams of per dispense. Product...

Read More »
Material Processing

Maguire Partners with Syncro to Expand Options for Advanced Extrusion Control Technologies

DÃœSSELDORF - At K 2016 today, Maguire Products, Inc. and SYNCRO srl announced a partnership to provide customers of both companies with an extensive platform of options for materials and extrusion control. Maguire has taken an investment position with SYNCRO that will lead to a portfolio of technologies drawing on Maguire’s experience in materials handling and blending systems, and...

Read More »
AS K-2016 Nears, Special "50k" Maguire
Material Processing

AS K-2016 Nears, Special "50k" Maguire

Celebration Also Includes the Chance to Win One of Five $500 Cash Prizes, Whose First Winner Is an Extrusion Operation of Amesbury Truth, a Leading North American Producer of Window and Door Components ASTON, PENNSYLVANIA, U.S.A. -- A year-long celebration in anticipation of the shipment of the 50,000th Maguire® weigh scale blender will arrive at K 2016, the biggest event in the plastics...

Read More »
Gravimetric Blender Controller increases volume and speed.

Gravimetric Blender Controller increases volume and speed.

Backward-compatible with earlier control systems, Maguire® 4088 enhances communications with devices in Industry 4.0 setting and offers centralized control of blending and loading. Options for operators include- keypad/digital thumbwheel interface or touchscreen. Batch accuracy of blender remains at ±0.1%, but controller increases volume, speed, and reliability of data transfer. Features...

Read More »

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