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Twin Screw Installation

Modified on Sunday, 01 February 2015 11:33 PM by mpieler Categorized as Extrusion Hints
Twin screw installation
Vol. 23 #2, Oct. 1996

Treat Never Seize like gold. Use sparingly on shafts and remove any excess from between elements.

Too much Never Seize will leave enough of a gap between elements to allow polymer to penetrate under elements along the shaft; in effect, making it more difficult instead of easier to change elements.

See also:
  • Shaft leakage
  • Turnaround delays
  • Twin scale up
  • Twin screw changes
  • Twin screw extruder

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