SCF Delivery System supports large molding applications.

SCF Delivery System supports large molding applications.

Designed for foaming of large injection molding applications >2,500–12,500 g, MuCellÂ-® T-400 Series Super Critical Fluid Dosing and Delivery System is capable of delivering 50 g of nitrogen in 45 second cycle and is intended for molding machines with screw sizes greater than 90 mm. System produces gas on demand only, minimizing energy consumption and maximizing booster pump life. Equipped...

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Teknor Apex and Arkema Team up to Make Housewrap Film Compounds with Renewable Content and Wide Choice of Film Permeabilities

Teknor Apex and Arkema Team up to Make Housewrap Film Compounds with Renewable Content and Wide Choice of Film Permeabilities

Teknor Apex Produces Multiple Compounds of Its TerraloyÂ-® Bioplastic with Arkema’s PebaxÂ-® Elastomer, Making Possible a Range of Breathable Films for Housewrap PAWTUCKET, RI, U.S.A.,Â- – Teknor Apex Company and Arkema Inc. have entered into a strategic alliance that will broaden the range of breathable films by combining Arkema’s PebaxÂ-® thermoplastic elastomer (TPE) with...

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Pigmented Plastic fuses color into injection molded products.

Used for decorating PE and PP plastic products, Polyfuze is composed of pigmented plastic that withstands all wear testing and is 100% permanent. Multi-colored technologyÂ- can be applied using traditional hot stamp machinery and fuses or welds into PE/PP plastic product as permanent part of product itself. Able to be recycled with PE/PP plastic products, polymer-based graphics solution can...

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Versatile TPES for Personal Electronic Devices Provide Wide Range of Properties for Comfort, Durability, and On-The-Go Style

Versatile TPES for Personal Electronic Devices Provide Wide Range of Properties for Comfort, Durability, and On-The-Go Style

Teknor Apex Offers a Series of MonpreneÂ-® TPEs for Colorful and Touch-Friendly Earbuds, Cords, Grips, Cases, Wristbands, and Other Consumer Electronic Components PAWTUCKET, RI, U.S.A.Â- – A versatile series of TPEs developed by Teknor Apex Company for consumer electronics provides the enhanced functionality, pleasing tactile properties, vivid color, and durability that are particularly...

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RTP Company to Begin Producing Nylon Bondable Santoprene TPV Compounds

WINONA, MINNESOTA, USA - Global custom engineered thermoplastics compounder RTP Company has licensed manufacturing rights from ExxonMobil Chemical for their patented Santoprene* TPV (thermoplastic vulcanizate) nylon bondable thermoplastic elastomer (TPE) product line.Â-  RTP Company has begun producing the products using the same Santoprene TPV technology to provide current users a seamless...

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Stäubli Connectors to Exhibit at PLASTEC South 2013

StÃ-¤ubli Connectors is a leader in plastics processing and quick mold change solutions, including mold loading, clamping, energy connection and transfer technology engineered to boost efficiency and productivity. This year at PLASTEC South, taking place March 6 - 7 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL, attendees will have the opportunity to experience StÃ-¤ubli's latest...

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Myths for Purchasing Injection Molds and Injection Molded Parts

Myths for Purchasing Injection Molds and Injection Molded Parts

This information comes directly from the article 7 Myths on Purchasing Injection Molded Parts and Injection Molds written by Bill Tobin. Many companies think the purchasing of a mold is the tooling necessary to produce a part.Â-  While correct there are some considerations that need to be made before your purchase. Myth #1 Always buy the most economical mold.Â-  Economical does not...

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Redesigned Pinch Valve Eliminates Field Failures that were Giving Farmers a Bumper Headache

Redesigned Pinch Valve Eliminates Field Failures that were Giving Farmers a Bumper Headache

The original pinch valves were cracking during herbicide and fertilizer spraying causing a big, leaking mess. Minneapolis, Minn. - Robinson Rubber Products, a designer, developer and manufacturer of custom-molded rubber products, extruded rubber products and precision rollers, has several new capabilities to bond molded rubber components to your parts to deliver superior performance. Bonding...

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Borealis and Value Chain Partners Showcase Innovative, Value Creating Solutions at NPE 2012 in Orlando, Florida, USA

At the NPE international trade fair in Orlando, Florida, USA, from April 1-5, 2012, Borealis, a leading provider of chemical and innovative plastics solutions, will showcase some of its innovative and value-creating products and solutions together with its machinery partners in the value chain. Throughout the international trade fair for plastics processing, Borealis products will be demonstrated...

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Teknor Apex Shows Ease and Precision of Working with Medalist-® Medical Elastomer-Based Tubing Downstream of Extrusion

In Cooperation with Teknor Apex, Medical Device Manufacturers Have Proven Outstanding Performance of Tubing in Cutting, Hole Punching, Tipping, Printing, and Insert Molding ANAHEIM, CA, U.S.A., February 15, 2012: Two medical contract manufacturers have demonstrated the ease and precision with which tubing made from MedalistÂ-® MD-500 Series medical elastomers can be fabricated in diverse...

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