West Controls Solutions and PMA, both divisions of Danaher Sensors and Controls Corp., are offering a retrofit controls upgrade for extruders.
The easy-to-install controller comes with a touch-screen operator interface and integrated programmable logic controller. Color graphics show all temperature zones, pressure, drives, heating current and melt temperature.
Other standard features include trending, preset timer for temperature zone heating, cold-start prevention recipes, and an Ethernet connection for remote monitoring. Danaher Sensors and Controls is based in Gurnee, Ill.
Tel. 860-235-4248, e-mail [email protected]