If Arlington machinery has an extruder in stock at our Elk Grove Village, Illinois location the below services are available in most cases.
Arlington will start with a gear box inspection. Gear box will be drained. Gears, Bearings and Seals will be visually inspected. Additional inspection services availed upon request.
Extruder gear box cooling system with be inspected for functionality. If required motors, pump heat exchangers, and cooling lines will be tested.
Inspect for signs of wear.
Extruder feed throat cooling line will be flow tested.
Screw and Barrel:
Extruder screw will be pulled. The screw and barrel will be cleaned and measure for tolerance. We will generate a condition report.
Barrel heaters will be electrically tested for functionality.
Water cooled extruders
Test heater bands for cooling flow
Test solenoids for functionality.
Test machine plumbing for flow and leaks
Electrically test re circulation pump. Check for pump leaks.
Pressure test heat exchanger
Air cooled extruders
Test cooling fans
Motor and Drive:
Test and Meg Main Drive Motor
Test and Run AC/DC Drives
Test Motor Cooling if applicable