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Problem Solving – Low Pump Rate on Uniflow Hot Melt Drum Unloader

Uniflow drum unloaders are known for melting and pumping hot melt materials faster than any competing machine. In fact, they are guaranteed to pump at least 40% faster!  

But what do you do when you notice that your Uniflow pump rate is starting to decline? Can you get back to that sizzling pump rate you […]

By |June 24th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Problem Solving – Low Pump Rate on Uniflow Hot Melt Drum Unloader

Uniflow 4230 at the ICE USA Expo

Industrial Machine Manufacturing (IMMCO) will be exhibiting at the 2019 ICE USA Expo in Louisville, KY on April 9 – 11.  Come visit us at Booth #663. This industry trade show is the leading event in the Americas for the converting of paper, film, foil, nonwovens, and other flexible web-based materials.  Learn more about the […]

By |March 6th, 2019|IMMCO News|Comments Off on Uniflow 4230 at the ICE USA Expo

[Case Study] Hot Melt Equipment – Free Testing

A leading manufacturer takes the guesswork out of project justifications by offering free testing of their hot melt equipment.

The purchase of new capital equipment is justified by the equipment’s capability, reliability, and payback. Here are a few questions to ask if you’re considering a capital equipment purchase:

Will your new manufacturing line be able to […]

By |March 6th, 2019|Case Studies, IMMCO News|Comments Off on [Case Study] Hot Melt Equipment – Free Testing

Uniflow 40% Guarantee

Most of our competitors are silent when it comes to performance.
One states that their “throughput capability 200% better than the leading competitor”.

At IMMCO, we do not limit our comparisons to one competitor. Our guarantee is simple. If your new Uniflow does not achieve a pump rate that is at least […]

By |February 20th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Uniflow 40% Guarantee

Estimating the Cost of a Hot Melt Drum Unloader

Hot melt drum unloaders are used to heat high-viscosity polymers and pump them into a customer’s manufacturing process.

Some of the hot melt materials that are typically processed include:

Pressure Sensitive Adhesives (PSA)
Polyurethane Reactive Adhesives (PUR)
Butyl
Cable Sealants
Among many others

Manufacturing processes that use hot melt drum unloaders include roll coating, cable manufacturing, spray coating, and hand […]

By |October 30th, 2018|Case Studies, Hot Melt Drum Unloaders, IMMCO News|Comments Off on Estimating the Cost of a Hot Melt Drum Unloader

[Case Study] – Hot Melt Drum Unloader that Improves Production Speeds

This case study demonstrates the significant advantages of the Model 230 Uniflow, specifically at Functional Coatings, a custom, private label contract manufacturing company.
Hot Melt Drum Unloader Equipment Manufacturing
Manufacturers have historically chosen Uniflow drum unloaders when facing unique challenges. We have pumped materials at rates up to 2,000 pounds/hour and with viscosities as high as […]

By |August 17th, 2018|Case Studies, Hot Melt Drum Unloaders, IMMCO News|Comments Off on [Case Study] – Hot Melt Drum Unloader that Improves Production Speeds

[Case Study] – Hot Melt Drum Unloader Project for the Tape Industry

This case study demonstrates the significant advantages of the Uniflow model 4230, specifically at Worthen Industries, a major pressure-sensitive adhesive (PSA) manufacturer.
Hot Melt Drum Unloading Equipment Manufacturing
The platen on Uniflow drum unloaders has a heat transfer surface area of 6,000 square inches, which is about twice the area of the platens used in competing models. […]

By |July 27th, 2018|Case Studies, Hot Melt Drum Unloaders, IMMCO News|Comments Off on [Case Study] – Hot Melt Drum Unloader Project for the Tape Industry