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Advancements in Long Fiber Reinforced Thermoplastics

Advancements in Long Fiber Reinforced Thermoplastics

What is Long-fiber Reinforced Thermoplastic? In recent years, there has been rapid development in fiber-reinforced thermoplastic composites based on thermoplastic resins. Pure thermoplastic materials typically lack sufficient strength and stiffness to meet the requirements of

Diverse Feeding Methods and Hopper Designs for Extruders

Diverse Feeding Methods and Hopper Designs for Extruders

There are several feeding methods in the feeding hopper of the extruder, and small extruders generally use manual direct feeding. The feeding method of a large extruder or a parallel production hopper with multiple extruders can

What Is PEEK

What Is PEEK

PEEK (polyetheretherketone) is a semi-crystalline polymer with excellent comprehensive properties of special engineering plastics. It has a high melting point (343 °C) and excellent mechanical properties, and is also very biocompatible, making it the hottest

Screw Arrangement and Process Settings

Screw arrangement and process settings

1. Segmentation and function of screws (1) The screw is generally divided into five sections: conveying section, melting section, mixing section, exhaust section, and homogenization section. (2) Distribution and dispersion mixing 2. Conveying element, threaded

How To Choose Antioxidant Additives In The Plastics Industry

How To Choose Antioxidant Additives In The Plastics Industry

Adding a small amount of antioxidants in plastic processing can prevent or delay the aging process, thereby extending the service life of plastic products. When selecting antioxidants, it should mainly be determined based on factors

Maintenance of extruder gearboxes and screws

Maintenance of extruder gearboxes and screws

Twin screw parts are a very important component of the twin screw extruder, its operating state will greatly affect the operation of the twin screw extruder, and in so many spare parts, the gearbox is

Mastering Hot Melt Extrusion with Twin Screw Extruder

Mastering Hot Melt Extrusion with Twin Screw Extruder

In the ever-evolving landscape of manufacturing, efficiency and precision are the cornerstones of success. One remarkable technology that epitomizes these principles is the twin screw extruder. In this article, we’ll explore how this amazing machine