Published On: Fri, May 28th, 2010

Arburg Launches New Micro-injection Module onto the Market

LOSSBURG — The demands on the injection side in the manufacture of miniature and micro parts have been clearly defined for some time. Previously the problem was simply how to achieve and implement these specifications technically. The new micro-injection module from Arburg now offers an efficient solution: it combines an 8mm injection screw with a second screw for melting the material. The injection screw has a diameter of only 8mm Manufacturing products exactly in series with shot weights that are often just a few milligrams, corresponding to the weight of a single grain of granulate, is only possible if the dwell time of the melts in the injection unit as well as the level of material shearing can be…

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