Series production of decorated plastic parts with integrated sensor
Overcoming drawbacks of OCA (optically clear adhesives) technology Metal structures on polyester carrier are significantly more elastic ..
High barrier films for food packaging set for robust growth
Global demand for food packaging films estimated at 17 MT High barrier films represent 8% of total flexible food packaging Meat and fish ..
Lightweight air spring reduces weight in commercial vehicles
Plastic piston reduces weight and increases ride quality Integrated buffer support replaces elastic axle stops Suitable for small installation ..
Injection molding machine delivers 160 liter in one shot
Separation of melt processing and injection unit Designed to produce very large moldings Significant energy savings Processing of highly ..
Free TechPaper: High-Precision laser welding of transparent plastic
LPKF paper at Laser Manufacturing Conference available as TechPaper Channel cross-sections in the micrometer range Laser wavelength of 2 µm Due to the reliability ..
Technology allows permanent labeling of flexible PVC
No use of inks, adhesives, clear coats or surface pre-treatments Pigmented plastic, instead of traditional inks Also permanent labeling ..
PA612 replaces PA6 as inner layer in fuel line systems
Alcohol containing fuels as a challenge PA612 offers significantly reduced levels of extractable substances Lower fuel consumption Evonik ..
Unique melt filtration system shows advantages over traditional backflush systems
Fundamentally new design concept Less melt loss than with traditional backflush systems Max. pressure of 350 bar, max. temperature of 320 °C, ..
DirectCoating/DirectSkinning now used in series production
The DirectCoating/DirectSkinning process One mold for color, surface and haptics Virtually unlimited design freedom DirectCoating/DirectSkinning ..