Leistritz highlights advances in twin-screw extrusion


Leistritz (Allendale, NJ) will exhibit the latest developments in twin screw extrusion technology at booth W6571 during NPE2015 in Orlando, FL, in March. Among the equipment on display is the ZSE‑18 twin screw extruder designed for use in medical, pharmaceutical, and related manufacturing environments that operate according to Good Manufacturing Practices.

Stainless-steel construction is high among the features of the ZSE-18: Segmented stainless-steel screws are assembled on high-torque splined shafts, and stainless-steel barrels with a tie-rod assembly system are designed for rapid changeovers. The base frame is also stainless steel.

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