Plastics extrusion is a high-volume manufacturing process in which raw plastic is melted and formed into a continuous profile. Extrusion produces items such as pipe/tubing, weatherstripping, fencing, deck railings, window frames, plastic films and sheeting, thermoplastic coatings, and wire insulation

Since 1972, Tasman Machinery has represented some of the most famous names in the extrusion industry. Names such as Gefran, and Xaloy have been around since the founding of the plastics extrusion industry.

Labtech Engineering and Gefran are well known in the laboratory, and research sectors, while the Nordson Group of companies excel in the large throughput manufacturing and polymerization sectors.

Labtech Engineering is a world leading manufacturer of durable, precise and innovative laboratory equipment for the plastics industry. Labtech builds equipment to the highest quality standards and in strict conformity to CE and all other world safety norms. Our products include Two-Roll Mills, Rubber Mills, Hydraulic and Electric Presses, Single Screw and Twin Screw extruders, Chill Roll Film and Sheet Casting Lines, Blown Film Lines, Filter Test, Mixers, and more.

Labtech’s reputation globally is one of highest quality equipment available, with the advantages of an Asian HQ. 

Labtech has for 30 years been Swedish owned and managed from Thailand.

To learn more about Labtech’s product range watch this video:

Should you wish top study our product range in more detail download the catalogue below.



Xaloy is regarded the global leader in high-performance plastics processin componentry across the plastics industry.
Xaloy is the OEM supplier supply of screws & barrels to many of the industry leaders. Whether you are needing simple like for like replcament, or needing an engineered solution to a processsing problem, Xaloys experince is there for you.

Nordson Kreenborg offer a full range of screen changers and gear pumps for the extrusion and polymer processing industries. Whether needing small throughput, simple gear pumps & screen changers, or needing top of the range continuous, back flush screen changers or gear pumps for unique poylmers, Nordson Kreyenborg's reputation preceeds them.

Nordson BKG Pelletizers offer a full range of pelletizers for plastics manufacturers, whether in the recycling industrty, or compounding, or masterbatch manufacturer. BKG offer state of the art pelletizers, when relaibility and quality is of foremost importance.

IDE Extrusion Systems have been supplying stand alone extruders, and downstream equipment to the plastics extrusion industry for over 55 years! For those in the profile extrusion industry IDE offer a full range of anciallry equipment, including coextruders, cooling units, haul offs, punching units, saw units, tipping tables, and tooling.

For Extruders IDE offer a full range of single screw extruders, suitable for a full range of thermoplastics, from 20 thru to 120mm an L/D ratio’s from 20 thru to 37.
For co extruders, Ide offer a universal, swivel mounted design, allowing centreline adjustment from 400mm thru to 1300mm. Co extruders are available from 20mm thru to 60mm and 20L/D thru to 30L/D.



"Melt Pressure Sensors & Instrumentation"

Gefran Pressure Sensors are a World Leader in high temperature Melt pressure Sensors. Offering a full range of transducers & transmitters for the plastics extrusion industry.
No matter your specification or requirements Gefran have a solution to suit your needs.

With the progressive move away from mercury filled transducers around the globe, Gefran have a full range of alternate filled sensors to allow every customer to move away from mercury. This includes sodium potassium (NaK) filled, Fluid free systems, and oil filled.

Click here to view the Gefran Melt Pressure Sensors brochure.



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