Published On: Wed, Feb 26th, 2014

KIEFEL presents the innovative Pressure Forming Machine KMD 78 at Chinaplas 2014

The SPEEDFORMER KMD 78 is KIEFEL’s global bestseller. It stands out thanks to continuous innovation, versatility and it’s robust, sophisticated and user-friendly design. The machine is used for the mass production of rigid packaging products made of PS, OPS, EPS, PP, PE, PVC, PET and PLA.

KIEFEL presents the innovative Pressure Forming Machine KMD 78

KIEFEL presents the innovative Pressure Forming Machine KMD 78

Advanced technology is the secret. Equipped with black HTS ceramic heaters for the consistent distribution of heat-output, with well proven toggle drive and motorised upper-yoke adjustment for both the forming and cutting stations, the KMD 78 fulfils all the essential requirements for the cost-efficient production of rigid packaging components.

The high degree of automation, the steel-rule cutter and the integrated stacking unit are worth mentioning in this context.The KMD 78 is equipped with a touch-screen-operated Siemens Simotion control system.You benefit from high yields, while profiting from low costs at the same time. The machine operates fast, quietly and with minimal energy consumption – while delivering absolutely constant quality.The unit can handle a maximum tool dimension of 780 x 560 mm, with a negative/positive formed-component height of up to 150 mm and a maximum film-width of 810 mm.

At this year Chinaplas the SPEEDFORMER KMD 78 will be on demonstration with a tray tool processing clear APET material.

Visit KIEFEL at Chinaplas 2014 at Hall E1, Booth K01.
KIEFEL is a world leader when it comes to the design and manufacture of machines used to process plastic film materials. The company offers core expertise in the fields of moulding and joining technology. As a supplier to reputable manufacturers in various sectors, Kiefel GmbH services customers in the automotive, medical technology, refrigeration and packaging industries.

The head office of KIEFEL GmbH is in Freilassing/Germany. The company also runs its own network of sales and service centres in the United States, France, the Netherlands, Russia, China, Brazil, Indonesia and India, and is represented by sales partners in more than 60 countries worldwide.

Kiefel GmbH is a member of the Siegsdorf-based Brückner Group, a world-leading supplier of machines and plant systems for use in the plastics processing industry. The group has some 1,700 employees. Brückner is a world market-leader in stretched-film systems, and its range of products also includes production systems for the manufacture of extruded and smoothed flat film materials, with an equally-large range of services to match. Group member-company PackSys Global is a manufacturer of equipment for the packaging industry, specialising in production lines for use in the manufacture of tubes, lids, screw-in adapters and containers.

Press contact:
Reinhold Plot
Kiefel GmbH Sudetenstrasse 3 83395 Freilassing Germany
T +49 8654 78-182