Extruding Equipment

Davis-Standard to Feature High-Value Innovations for Extrusion Coating, Cast Film, and Medical Tubing at K2013
Coating Equipment

Davis-Standard to Feature High-Value Innovations for Extrusion Coating, Cast Film, and Medical Tubing at K2013

Pawcatuck, Conn. – Davis-Standard, a recognized global leader in high-performance converting and extrusion systems, will feature its recently-introduced dsX™ technology in Hall 16, booth #A43 during K 2013, October 16 – 23, including the high-value, pre-engineered dsX flex-pack™ extrusion coating line, the new ultra-compact dsX med-tube™ medical tubing system, and the unveiling of the...

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Extruding Equipment

Pharmaceutical Twin-Screw Extruder suits hot melt extrusion.

Featuring table-top design, Model PTSE 12/36 EC allows user to develop small scale formulations for hot melt extrusion. Unit features 12 mm co-rotating screws housed in 36:1 barrel length, and 2.4 kW drive with max torque of 30 Nm and speed range of 1–600 rpm. System can process usual pellet size of 1.5 x 1.5 mm or granular/powder materials. Split horizontally, barrel allows access to all parts...

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R&B Plastics Machinery Announces Extruder Sale to TG Fluid Systems for Multilayer Fuel Line Production
Extruding Equipment

R&B Plastics Machinery Announces Extruder Sale to TG Fluid Systems for Multilayer Fuel Line Production

SALINE, Mich. – R&B Plastics Machinery LLC, a leading manufacturer of blow molding machinery, single-screw plastic extruders and extruder process screws, has announced the sale of a MAX multilayer single-screw extruder system to TG Fluid Systems USA Corp., Brighton, Mich., for the production of multilayer automotive fuel lines. The three-layer fuel line system from R&B features an advanced...

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Plastilit Chooses Battenfeld-Cincinnati Equipment
Pelletizers

Plastilit Chooses Battenfeld-Cincinnati Equipment

Plastilit Produtos PlÃ-¡sticos do Paraná Ltda., based in Palmeira/Brazil, celebrates its 25th anniversary in 2013 and will inaugurate a new 90,000 m² plant in Fazenda Rio Grande. Existing extrusion lines will be transferred and a new line from battenfeld-cincinnati added to enlarge production capacities. Reliable machinery providing high-quality output and good local service...

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"Green Pipe" Extrusion Line Saves 30% Energy
Extruding Equipment

"Green Pipe" Extrusion Line Saves 30% Energy

battenfeld-cincinnati impressively demonstrated jointly with its partner companies Labotek and SABIC the substantial improvements in reducing energy consumption achieved by the machine manufacturer over the last few years at an Open House in February 2013 in Bad Oeynhausen, Germany. The latest-generation PO pipe extrusion line on display consumes at least 30% less energy than a predecessor model....

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Full House at Solid WPC profile demonstration
Decks and Decking

Full House at Solid WPC profile demonstration

At the 9th Wood Plastic Composite conference, a solid profile was produced during the first presentation of the new fiberex 114 parallel twin-screw extruder. The machine manufacturer and main sponsor of the conference organized by Applied Market Information Ltd., UK had invited visitors to witness the live demonstration in its technical lab. In addition to the extrusion line demonstration, the...

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Compounding Services

Innovative Thinking Yields Cost-Effective "Green" Results for MCS Industries

When MCS Industries, North America’s leading supplier of picture frames and wall dÃ-©cor, needed a unique, in-house compounding solution, they looked to Davis-Standard. Through an innovative co-engineering effort, Davis-Standard delivered a single screw compounding extruder that enables MCS to reprocess materials typically requiring more expensive twin-screw technology. The extruder,...

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Extruding Equipment

Micro Extruders accelerate changeover via modular design.

Available in 12, 16, and 19 mm barrel/screw sizes, Modular Micro Extruder with servo drive and pressure control provides versatility to change barrel and screw diameters and feed section geometry configurations. This accelerates product changeovers and thorough bare metal cleanouts. Suitable for medical device and pharmaceutical applications, extruder can achieve output volumes down to 125 g/hr...

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Material Handling Equipment

PTi Targets Southeast Asia and India as Key Growth Markets for Sheet Extrusion Systems

New Sales Agents Give PTi Strong Presence in High-Growth Emerging Regions AURORA, Ill.- Processing Technologies International (PTi), a leading global manufacturer of high-performance sheet extrusion machinery, has identified Southeast Asia and India as key growth markets for its machinery and named two leading manufacturers' representatives to serve its interests in those regions. Kenda...

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Guardrails and Railings

Monoxivent-NORFI USA Plan Partnership

ROCK ISLAND, IL - Monoxivent has reached an agreement, in principle, with NORFI-USA for a planned partnership and NORFI-USA asset acquisition. NORFI is a manufacturer of extruded aluminum exhausting rail systems and related products. Bud Converse, former president of NORFI-USA, has been named Monoxivent's NORFI Products Sales Manager. Prior to joining NORFI, Converse was president of...

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