Milacron will set up shop at NPE2012 with a self-contained packaging cell featuring its PowerPAK all-electric injection molding machine at booth (#2803).
Visitors can watch the 550-ton PowerPAK achieve a near 5-second cycle time as it molds, the company stated. Container lids are from RP250 35 MFR polypropylene material supplied by Braskem, and ClearTint color from Milliken.
System features include:
• StackTech 2x4, 8-cavity stack mold
• High-speed, telescoping, side-entry CBW robot
• Milacron chiller and loader
"Spotlighting the PowerPAK model, with live automation fully integrated into the machine's Mosaic control, will demonstrate the machine's incredible high-speed capabilities," stated Eric Thompson, electric platform product manager at Milacron, in the news release. "It's one of the only all-electric injection molding models that runs just as fast as a hybrid."...