Plastics Machinery has placed (3) machines on consignment at the Polymers Center; the Shibaura Injection Molding Machine, the Advantage Sentra G Series TCU (Temperature Control Unit) and the Sepro Sprue Picker.

Shibaura Machine provides electric injection molding machines from 30 to 2,750 U.S. tons and servo hydraulic injection molding machines from 110 to 3,850 U.S. Their injection molding capabilities include; powering up machines for test runs, installing software updates, installation of special options, and machine inspection before shipment. Shibaura Machine has been providing machines to North American market since 1974 and have installed over 15,000 injection molding machines to date. Their US headquarters, in Elk Grove Village, IL, is fully equipped to support sales, service, parts, mold trials, and customer training.

Advantage Engineering manufactures four different models of their Sentra TCU’s. The Advantage Sentra G Series TCU is one of the only TCU’s in the industry to include a modulating valve as a standard. Advantage Engineering is a US based manufacturer of industrial heat transfer products. Their products include water chillers, temperature control units and evaporative cooling towers.

The pneumatic Sepro Sprue Picker is available in 3 sizes and each are high performance complements to their robot ranges. They are easy to use and reliable. The Sepro Group designs and integrates 3-axis, 5-axis and 6-axis robots with a unique native control platform to equip injection molding machines of all brands.

We are thrilled to have the addition of these (3) industrial machines at the Polymers Center.