ECS has added 250 mesh Monel alloy 400 to its already extensive stock of alloys for the fluoropolymer and medical extrusion industries. Extruder screens are available in Monel 250 mesh with normal leadtimes of less than 1 week.
Extrusion Control & Supply, Inc. (ECS) has launched a new cutting edge website that features responsive design, expanded product information, and information on how to best use it’s e-store. ECS is the leading provider of parts to machinery used in the extruded plastics industry. Plastics Hotline has more information on the launch: http://www.plasticshotline.com/extrusion-control-supply-inc-launches-new-website/
Everyone knows that plastics can be significantly lighter than their metal counterparts. But, even plastics can vary greatly in their weight. The Pentagon has been experimenting with polyethylene — a much lighter alternative to Kevlar, which has been used traditionally as of late. This article, originally published by Plastics News (April 6, 2016) highlights the potential impact on US troops, whose read more >
Originally posted by Plastics Today, this video explores the growing world of recycled plastics and their lifecycle:
Originally posted by Accurate Thermal Systems on Jan 21, 2016:
These extrusion parts were filled and coated with HDPE containing silane. All material was removed after 40 minutes at 850F in the Fluidized Bath.