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Purging Compound Insights And Tips

Topic: Blown-film-purging

Failure Equals Success When Processing Post-Consumer Recycled Plastics (PCRs)

To paraphrase Thomas Edison when asked how it felt to fail at making a light bulb over 1000..

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4 Causes of Flow Lines in Blown Film Extrusion (and One Easy Solution)

Flow lines are one of the most common processing issues faced by blown film extruders. There..

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Make Sure The Purge You've Been Buying Still Makes Sense for Your Processing Needs

A large injection molding plant in the Southeast has been buying Asaclean Purging Compounds for..

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How Back Pressure & Screw Speed Help Your Purge Perform

Back pressure is a huge factor in getting the most out of mechanical purging compounds.  It..

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3 Injection Molding Tips for Shot-to-Shot Repeatability

For shot-to-shot repeatability there are many factors that play an important role and many test..

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How to Achieve Cost Savings in Blown Film Extrusion

Plastics processors have different ways of measuring success when purging. Some care about..

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How to Reduce Excess Hold Time in Injection Molding

Although your hold time is one of the most important stages of your cycle time, it is the one..

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4 Tips:Reduce Residue in Clear Applications for Injection & Extrusion

   As most of you may know, when processing resins such as Polycarbonate, Acrylic, TPU or..

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Removing Carbon in Blown Film Lines

Blown film extrusion processors deal with the same processing issues as everybody else. When..

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