Pelletizing Cutting and Sifting

Pelletizing Cutting and Sifting

Pellets are created by simpling cutting the extrudate to the proper length. Pellets are sifted and conveyed to whatever form of packaging is desired whether it be in small bags or large bulk...
Pelletizing Extrusion

Pelletizing Extrusion

Pelletizing extrusion, aka extrudate, comes from a 15-port extrusion die on a Leistritz 40 mm twin screw extruder with 10 heating zones. It’s critical that the blend of resin and fillers are properly melted and mixed in a molten state. This ensures the consistency of...
Plastics Compounding Feeder

Plastics Compounding Feeder

The first step in Entech’s plastics operation is compounding. Their chemist determines the optimal ratios of resins and fillers based on the requirements of a final part. Factors such as weatherability, flexibility, impact resistance, stress resistance, surface...