Arburg GmbH + Co KG, Lossburg, Germany, has launched additional functions for its hydraulic Allrounder 270 S compact injection moulding machine in order the expand the range of applications.
The machine can now be configured online via the arburgXworld customer portal and ordered directly with short delivery times. It also now offers more modular configuration options and functionality.
Additional functions and features
The company explains that its Allrounder 270 S compact with 350 kN of clamping force and a size 100 injection unit is now available with a parting line unit. By repositioning the injection unit, it can also be used to vertically inject in the mould parting line, enabling a wider range of moulds and processes.
In order to work with a wider range of materials, highly wear-resistant chrome nitride-coated cylinder modules are optionally available states Arburg. For automated applications, the Allrounder 270 S compact can also be equipped with an Integralpicker V. In addition, machines in the field can be retrofitted with a robot interface if required.
According to the company, the compact machine stands out for its minimal footprint, a control cabinet integrated into the machine base and energy-saving servo hydraulics (ASH). The Selogica control system with its range of functions is said to ensure reliable quality even for demanding cycles.
The hole patterns in the mounting platens take into account all standard requirements for mould technology in this size class, optionally for Europe or the USA. To comply with current safety standards, the socket combinations of the machine are equipped with RCD protection as standard.
Direct distribution to reduce cost and delivery times
With the hydraulic Allrounder 270 S compact now being directly available online, Argurg explains that in order to benefit from this new option, customers must initially register free of charge on the customer portal via the company website and then activate the configuration app. With this tool, standardised machines can be individually configured by adding defined options and then ordered with fixed conditions.