New eGate 2.0 Delivers Clean, Quiet and Energy-efficient Operation

Press Release Summary:

  • Interface includes a simple drag and drop editor for easy setup, recipe storage and mold overview
  • Delivers complete pin movement control for large part sequential valve gated applications
  • Bolts directly on the manifold and offers varying levels of user control

Original Press Release:

Synventive Introduces eGate® 2.0 – Advanced Electric Actuation for Large Part Applications

(Synventive, Peabody, MA April 16, 2019) … Synventive, a business within Barnes Molding Solutions strategic business unit, is pleased to announce the release of eGate® 2.0, the latest addition to its activeGate control technologies. eGate delivers complete pin movement control for large part sequential valve gated applications. This next generation eGate gives precision molders far greater options and delivers clean, quiet and energy-efficient operation that is responsive, precise and repeatable.

The eGate electric actuator bolts directly on the manifold for an easy install, offering both a compact footprint and small stack height. Precise all electric control of each valve pin’s position, speed, velocity and stroke is capable of delivering:

  • Optimal cosmetics for class A surfaces
  • Control balance and pack
  • Warpage reduction
  • Clamp force reduction
  • Part weight reduction
  • Greater application flexibility
  • Maintenance free motor

eGate’s new easy-to-use intuitive interface includes a simple drag and drop editor for easy setup, recipe storage, and mold overview as well as offers varying levels of user control.

Synventive’s expanding portfolio ranges from simple monitoring systems to fully closed loop pressure control and comes with over 20 years of activeGate experience, ensuring the optimal technology for any application.

About Barnes Molding Solutions

Barnes Molding Solutions is a strategic business unit within Barnes Group, which includes highly respected brands in plastic injection molding tooling, hot runners and controls, Synventive, männer, Thermoplay, Priamus, Gammaflux, and FOBOHA. Barnes Molding Solutions’ comprehensive portfolio of advanced technologies and value-added services delivers premium tool-based solutions where demanding specifications are required by global customers in the plastic injection molding industry across a broad spectrum of applications. For more information, visit

About Barnes Group Inc. 

Barnes Group Inc. (NYSE: B) is a global provider of highly engineered products, differentiated industrial technologies, and innovative solutions, serving a wide range of end markets and customers. Its specialized products and services are used in far-reaching applications including aerospace, transportation, manufacturing, automation, healthcare, and packaging. Barnes Group’s skilled and dedicated employees around the globe are committed to the highest performance standards and achieving consistent, sustainable profitable growth. For more information, visit

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