Plastics Laboratory 

In addition to the equipment pictured below, the Plastics Lab also has the following equipment:

  • Composite Processing Center
  • Plastic regrind capability
  • Charpy Impact Machine

Rosade Plunger Blow Molder
Rosade Plunger Blow Molder

 

Arburg Allrounder Injection Molding Machine
Arburg Allrounder Injection Molding Machine

 

Killian Sheet and Profile Extruder with cooling tank
Killian Sheet and Profile Extruder with cooling tank

 

Killian Blown Film Extruder
Killian Blown Film Extruder

 

Compression molding press with a rotational molding ovem
Compression molding press with a rotational molding oven

 

Lloyd Computer Controlled Tensile Testing Machine
LLoyd Computer Controlled Tensile Testing Machine

 

Zed Industries vacuum- forming thermoformer
Zed Industries vacuum- forming thermoformer

Students in the Department of Technology plastics area also use the software Moldflow to study to the molding process.

Best Gate Location

10 percent of fill
10 percent of fill

40 percent of fill
40 percent of fill

70 percent of fill
70 percent of fill

90 percent of fill
90 percent of fill

Fill time with weld lines displayed
Fill time with weld lines displayed