Testing extruder installed at Davis-Standard lab

A Thermatic Series 4.5-inch extruder is now available for trials at Davis-Standard’s Extrusion Technology Development Centre in Connecticut. 

The new machine was installed in order to further advance hardware, controls and process development initiatives. 

The machine’s features include 400 HP water-cooled motor technology, screw-speeds up to 375 rpm, advanced conventional vent diverter geometry, and many others.