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Purging Compound Insights And Tips

Topic: Hot-runners

How Asaclean PLUS Solved a Custom Molder’s Hot Runner Issues & Cut Their Scrap by 62.5% (Customer Success Story)

IntroductionA Southeastern Custom Molder focused on consumer goods has doubled its business in..

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ASACLEAN™ Launches PLUS Grade, an Easy-to-Use Purging Concentrate That Super-Charges Your Own Processing Resins for Faster Cleaning

Asahi Kasei Asaclean Americas, manufacturer and distributor of Asaclean Purging Compounds, has..

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Optimizing Shot Size When Purging Molding Machines

Contrary to popular belief, you should never perform shots at 100% when purging an injection..

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4 Ways to Reduce Hot Runner Manifold Contamination

Hot runners are incredibly useful tools for producing consistent, high-quality parts. But hot..

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Setting Correct Clamp Tonnage in Injection Molding

How much tonnage are you using?  How did you get there?  Are you setting clamp tonnage based on..

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Excited about Sunday Night or Monday Morning Start Up?

It's Friday night at 9:00 pm and you look at your phone and realize you have just two more hours..

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4 Hot Runner Tips For Processing Heat Sensitive Material

Processors know that hot runners can be temperamental and need more care than basic molds. If..

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Sticking Ribs on Clip Towers and Locators

If you have been a processor in a molding shop, big or small, you have had this issue once or..

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4 Tips on Hot Runner Cleaning with Chemical Purging Compounds for Color Changes

Earlier this year, I worked with a Production Manager to implement a cost savings Purge Program...

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