Project of the month December 2017:Special extruder to manufacture PE sheets

The task:

  • Special extruder to produce 200 mm wide sheets from PE

The solution:

  • Single screw extruder ME 60/4x37D
  • Three-phase drive 115 kW; water-cooled, speed up to 240 rpm
  • Barrier screw for an output of PE granules up to 300 kg/h
  • Two-part cylinder with grooved feed zone; Melt pressure and temperature measurement
  • Extruder controller ME Control /3 with a 15” TFT colour touchscreen.
  • Manual screen changer with 2 screen cavities and 2 heaters
  • Deflection head to feed the sheet die, slot width 200 mm and lip aperture 18 mm
  • Dosing & mixing station for 300 kg/h throughput; Conveyor up to 350 kg/h
Plattenduese Siebwechsler
Sheet extrusion die Screen changer
Zylinder Foerdergeraetaufbau Umlenkkopf
Cylinder with mounted conveyor            Deflection head for the sheet die

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