Maguire Products, Inc.

Purging Recovery System transforms purgings into regrind.
Material Processing

Purging Recovery System transforms purgings into regrind.

Producing uniform granulate with minimized dusting, Purging Recovery System™ (PRS) optimizes efficiency of granulating polystyrene, flexible vinyl, and other polymers that might otherwise degrade under shear forces of size reduction, causing backup or clumping. In PRS, rotor planer uses 12 knives toÂ- slice or plane rock-like purging into small chips. Then,...

Read More »
Vacuum Resin Dryer provides trouble-free operation.
Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Vacuum Resin Dryer provides trouble-free operation.

Configured for mounting on shop floor or on mezzanine,Â- 6.8 x 3.7 x 16 ft VBD™-1000 offers 1,000 lb/hr throughput capability. Vacuum-drying consists of multi-stage, continuous batching operation carried out in 3 heavily insulated, stainless steel-lined vessels – heating hopper, vacuum vessel, retention / take-away hopper – arranged vertically. Slide-gate valves...

Read More »
Low-Cost Gravimetric Feeder Gets a Big Boost in Accuracy and Throughput from a New High-Speed Stepper-Motor Drive
Communication Systems & Equipment

Low-Cost Gravimetric Feeder Gets a Big Boost in Accuracy and Throughput from a New High-Speed Stepper-Motor Drive

Enhanced MGF(TM) Feeder Still Costs the Same as Maguire's Volumetric Feeder and 35% Less than Other Gravimetric Feeders on the Market ASTON, PENNSYLVANIA, U.S.A., March 7, 2012: The widely used Maguire® MGF(TM) gravimetric feeder for metering colorants and additives into plastics processing machines now provides substantially greater accuracy and up to double the throughput, it was...

Read More »
Construction Equipment and Supplies

Maguire Receives a Patent for a Pneumatically-Powered Hopper Lid That Cuts Downtime for Cleanout of Gravimetric Blenders

'Loader Lift(TM)' for Maguire® Blenders Raises the Hopper Cover on Which Loaders Are Mounted, Increasing Productivity by Giving Easy Access to Removable Hopper Bins ASTON, PENNSYLVANIA, U.S.A., - Maguire Products, Inc. has received a U.S. patent for a pneumatically powered system that speeds job or color changes for gravimetric blenders that have been deployed with loaders mounted atop the...

Read More »
Maguire® Gravimetric Blender Reaches a New Milestone as the Number of Units Operating Worldwide Reaches 40,000
Material Processing

Maguire® Gravimetric Blender Reaches a New Milestone as the Number of Units Operating Worldwide Reaches 40,000

Use of the Blender Continues to Grow Rapidly as New Markets Open DÃ-œSSELDORF, -The world's leading gravimetric dosing system for plastics processors is now 21 years old, but many more processors continue to discover the capabilities of the Maguire® Weigh Scale Blender (WSB) for cost savings, increases in productivity, and improvements in quality. At K 2010, Maguire Products, Inc....

Read More »
Purging Recovery System handles difficult plastics.
Machinery & Machining Tools

Purging Recovery System handles difficult plastics.

Featuring 2-stage operation, Purging Recovery System(TM) first slices or planes rock-like purgings into small pieces, then reduces pieces to uniform regrind. System is applicable to flexible vinyl, which stretches when worked by cutting blades and can jam conventional granulators. In addition, system can process shear-sensitive polymers like polystyrene, which can melt as frictional heat builds...

Read More »
Videos from Maguire Explain How Linemaster(TM) Extrusion Control Conserves Raw Material and Holds Tight Tolerances
Agricultural & Farming Products

Videos from Maguire Explain How Linemaster(TM) Extrusion Control Conserves Raw Material and Holds Tight Tolerances

Applications Include Mono- and Multi-Layer Extrusion of Blown and Cast Film, Sheet, Coatings, Pipe, Profiles, Tubing, and Wire and Cable Insulation ASTON, PENNSYLVANIA, U.S.A. - Two new videos posted on the Maguire Products, Inc. home page at www.maguire.com show how the LineMaster(TM) extrusion control system operates and explain how it saves costs, increases productivity, and enhances product...

Read More »
Vacuum Unloader does not require operator intervention.
Material Handling & Storage

Vacuum Unloader does not require operator intervention.

Sweeper(TM) is equipped with dual control that automatically switches from Sweeper in empty box to second Sweeper in an adjacent full one, eliminating downtime. Unit, which completely empties containers without need for box tilters, can be supplied in particular size that accommodates 64 mm hoses and European-style octobins that hold 1,000 kg of resin. Sized for Gaylord boxes that hold...

Read More »
Gravimetric Blender provides throughputs up to 900 lb/hr.
Material Processing

Gravimetric Blender provides throughputs up to 900 lb/hr.

Intended for injection molders and extrusion processors, Maguire® WSB 260R4 features 6 hopper bins, including 2 large bins for natural resin and regrind and 4 minor-ingredient bins that are removable for color and additive changes. While materials in large bins are dispensed by means of slide gates, additive dispensing is carried out with vertical valves. Removable bins are equipped with...

Read More »
Gravimetric Blender precisely doses difficult materials.
Material Processing

Gravimetric Blender precisely doses difficult materials.

Suited for use by plastics processors, MaxiBatch(TM) 2400 Weigh Scale Blender is rated for process throughputs to 6,000 lb/hr and handles raw materials in various forms: regular pellets and regrind, bulk powders, and flake as well as bridge-prone ingredients such as wood flour. Design accommodates up to 12 removable hoppers for as many ingredients, and hoppers incorporate different dispensing...

Read More »

All Topics

COVID-19 Response Suppliers COVID-19 Response:
Can Your Company Help Provide Critical Supplies?

We are using the power of our platform to aid in the mass shortage of critical supplies. If your company can help provide supplies, capabilities, or materials for products such as N-95 Masks and Tyvek SuitsPlease let us know.

COVID-19 Response Suppliers