Large vertical and electric dual-shot machines to debut in Austria


Engel expanded its range of large, dual-platen duo two-shot machines in time for its recent Symposium 2012 with vertical and all-electric machine versions: the v-duo and the e-duo, respectively.

Engel (Schwertberg, Austria) has introduced an innovative lightweight composite process into its vertical Engel v-duo two-shot machine. When inserting reinforcing elements such as organic sheets and tapes—and in the case of in-situ polymerization and the high-pressure RTM (resin transfer molding) process—it often makes sense to work with gravity. A vertical clamping unit offers benefits in these instances, and increases efficiency.

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