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Double Planetary Mixer with Vacuum Feature Eliminates Voids in FRP Pipe
A manufacturer of plastic pipe and pipe fittings upgrades to a ROSS double planetary mixer to improve consistency and eliminate voids in their products
Ross Double Planetary Mixer Makes High Quality Syntactic Foam Plugs for Thermoforming Applications
One method of Thermoforming utilizes a male plug to assist the vacuum or pressure in forming the plastic part. These plugs have traditionally been machined from blocks of aluminum which can be expensive.