Leistritz / Gala 27mm compounding line consisting of the following components:
One 27mm 40:1 Leistritz model Micro 27 40GL/40D twin screw extruder with co-rotating inter-meshing screws. Barrel is electrically heated, water cooled and consists of nine (9) barrel sections. Gearbox is direct driven by a 10.5 KW (14.3 HP) DC motor with SCR (silicone controlled rectifier) allowing for an approximate maximum screw speed of 500 RPM. Integral movable control panel has eleven (11) zones of temperature control and all operator controls. Includes pre-polymer metering pump and three (3) sets of screw shafts with loose screw elements. Manufactured in 1997. S/N 2553. Pulled from service in January of 2021. Gala model 6PDV polymer diverter valve with 10 HP hydraulic pump. Unit is used until the extruder is up to speed. Gala model SLC6 underwater pelletizer with 4.3 KW (5.3 HP) spring loaded cutter, model 40TWS water tempering system with heated reservoir, 3 HP water pump, heat exchanger, Gala model 8.1BF spin dryer with agglomerate catcher and free-standing control panel with touch screen controls. Offered less die. Includes spare blades, heater bands, and manuals. 460V/3ph/60Hz 46 FLA operation . Manufactured in 2000. S/N 10100743.
Sterling extruder with an electrically heated, air-cooled, and side vented barrel at a 42″ center-line height. 4.5″ 30:1 L/D. Gearbox is a Lufkin change gear type and is direct driven in a tuck under manner by a 150HP DC motor with SCR. Includes gravity feed hopper. Integral control panel with six zones of temperature control, SCR and pelletizer controls. Berringer model 17 hydraulic slide plate screen changer having two (2) nominal 4.5″ diameter breaker plates is mounted on the extruder discharge. Includes 2HP hydraulic power pack. Following the screen changer is a Berringer model WRP12 water ring pelletizing system with a 3HP cutting head. 45 hole die tempered water system sluice-way and 2HP centrifugal spin dryer. Pulled from service in January of 2020.
Pelletizing line consisting of one 4.5″ 24:1 Davis Standard model 450H7214 extruder. Five (5) zone electrically heated or water cooled and side vented barrel at approximately a 42″ center-line. Heavy duty gearbox has a reduction ratio of 17.21:1 and is rated at 147HP at a service factor of 1.5. Gearbox is belt driven by a 300HP DC motor with SCR control. CV clamp on barrel discharge. Includes gravity feed hopper and free-standing control panel. S/N CE4265. Also includes one (1) used slide plate screen changer with two (2) nominal 4.5″ diameter breaker plates and a Berringer model WRP12 water ring pelletizing system with 2HP cutting head. 80 hole die tempered water system with heat exchanger sluice gate and a 5HP centrifugal spin dryer.
One (1) used Automatik / Gala model Sphero 220.1 underwater pelletizing system. Unit is rated for up to 22,000 pounds per hour. Order number 1019020. Machine number SH-204. Manufactured in 2013. 460V/3ph/60Hz operation.
The system consists of the following components:
A) Hydraulically actuated start up value with 11 kW hydraulic pump.
B) Liquid heated die plate with Sterlco model M2B6017-L 100 kW oil heater.
C) A 60HP 36 knife cutter head with a pneumatically adjustable knife shaft.
D) A cutting chamber with tangential water supply and pellet drain.
E) A Movitec model VSF 90/4-2B water tempering system with a FUNKE plate type heat exchanger
F) A 7.5HP spin dryer with an agglomerate catcher and a 1.5HP blower.
G) A free standing control panel. H) A support structure for the cutter cutting chamber, hydraulic pump, hydraulic vale, and operator controls.
Pelletizing line consisting of the following components:
A) Prodex model TM-600-30 6″ 30/1 extruder with six (6) closed loop, electrically heated and water cooled zones. Side vented barrel at an approximately 42″ centerline. Includes a 3HP centrifugal water vacuum pump for the vent. Unit has a Prodex / Lufkin model TMH-60A-315 change gear box with 10.4:1 gears installed. Gearbox is direct driven by a 400HP Emerson DC motor with ABB model DCS-800 digital SCR control. 400HP DC motor was cleaned and baked in 2017. Stand-alone temperature control panel with 12-zones. Digital controllers set up for six (6) barrel three (3) screen changer and two (2) die zones. Extruder is set up for a crammer feeder and includes an adapter. Prodex crammer feeder is available at additional cost.
B) Xaloy model EH-80 slide plate screen changer with two (2) nominal 8″ diameter breaker plates with model HPU-50 5HP hydraulic pump power pack and controls. Manufactured in 2008. Screen changer serial number is EH80059.
C) Berringer model WRP12 water ring pelletizing system with a 3HP cutting head, 5HP centrifugal dryer, and tempered water recirculation system with a 5HP pump.