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pelletizer

[′pel·ə‚tīz·ər]
(chemical engineering)
A machine for cutting bulk plastic into pellets, suitable for use as feedstock, either from solidified polymer at the end of the manufacturing process or from the molten polymer as it emerges from the die.
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A strand drying unit in the last section of the conveyor system ensures that residual moisture is negligible when the strands are fed into the pelletizer.
According to Pelletizer Group's website, it is the largest single supplier of replacement plastic pelletizer parts in the United States.
He began searching on the Internet for a used system and up popped Envior 2000's Web site and its new punch-die pelletizer system.
The launch of the pelletizer that is of strategic importance for NLMK Group enabled the Company to consolidate its position as one of the most efficient steelmakers in the world by supplying its blast furnaces with low cost captive raw materials.
The standing challenge for a pelletizer in terms of its relationship to the extrusion line is, "You deliver me a good strand and I will deliver you good pellets.
To deliver performance as requested by today's pharma developers, Thermo Fisher, for the first time, offers a complete strandline, containing air-cooled conveyor belt and adjustable pelletizer, all with the convenient footprint of a standard fumehood.
Tenders are invited for Cleaning jobs in pelletizer and all bunkers in smpp of sinter plant
As an alternative to increasing throughput, the operator can reduce pelletizer RPM, which maintains throughput but reduces wear.
Pelletizing technology has been added to this company's equipment at the Davis-Standard Converting Systems Group facility, including an air ring pelletizer, a pelletizer retrofit design to increase pelletizing capacity, a die plate design and a conversion kit to double the life of the knife assembly on this company's existing pelletizers in applications producing normal, micro or macro pellets of all polymer types and processes from laboratory to high-capacity virgin resin plant sizes.
New underwater pelletizer full-flow systems from Crown/CDL Technology incorporate a low-pressure-drop, internal design.
A strand pelletizer, the Reduction 800 Series, described by manufacturer Reduction Engineering as being of completely new design, provides safeguards against contamination of compound by stray pellets from previous production runs, makes string-up (manual loading) of strands simpler and faster than with conventional equipment, and enables the use of virtually any downstream equipment to take away or package pellets.
The extruder with PLC controls, feeder, and die are in a single table module, and the strand cooling tank with pelletizer are on a second table module that docks to the first.