Milacron will showcase its new mid-size, all-electric machine line at its 2013 Open House in Batavia, OH (April 24-25). Initially available in tonnages of 400 and 500, the line will be supplemented by 600- and 725-ton models later this year.
The ELEKTRON line will round out Milacron's all-electric offerings, with the Roboshot line at the smaller end, and the PowerPak line addressing high-speed, high-tonnage applications. The ELEKTRON is said to be suitable for a wide range of end-use applications including medical, packaging, and automotive.
"Milacron already offers the broadest range in tonnage and performance in all-electric," said Eric Thompson, Milacron's Electric Platform product manager. "With its advantages for customers seeking a middle ground, the ELEKTRON is a perfect fit in our product portfolio."...