What is Plastic Extrusion Part 2: The Extruder and Screw

July 25, 2018

In the first post in our series ‘What is plastic extrusion?’, we discussed the basics of the plastic extrusion process. If you haven’t already read this post, you can check it out here. In the second post of the series, we are focusing on the extruder and the screw and how they influence the extrusion […]

What is plastic extrusion?

February 14, 2018

What is plastic extrusion? In a basic technical definition, it is the transformation of solid plastic mass converted into a shape that can be used as produced or converted into usable products. Plastic extrusion is used in the three primary processes of producing a plastic part – extrusion, injection molding and blow molding. There is […]