Günther will display a variety of hot runner technology, including the OktaFlow Type OMT multi-tip hot runner nozzle, designed for side gating in compact, multi-cavity molds. The eight-tip nozzle is available in either a radial or a linear version, and it also can be used as a single unit if it has a heated adapter. Optional nozzle tips with protection against wear are available for processing filled materials.
Product features include side gating without a cold slug; pitch circle diameters from 45 to 65 mm; tips individually replaceable on the machine; optimum temperature management; a heated tip area; on-floating bearings, independent of heat expansion; and undivided inserts.
Editor's PickTechnology Tuesday: Hot Runners and Mold Components
This week’s Tech Tuesday blog brings readers a review of several products announced during the last few weeks, namely hot runner and mold componentry.