Three reasons to upgrade
Frequency converters and control systems were discontinued by the manufacturers and are no longer available
Avoid longer machine downtimes due to lack of spare parts
After installing the upgrade kit, all spare parts are readily available from stock
Conversion to current frequency converter and current control
OLD VERSION. LIMITED LIFETIME.
Our upgrade kit completely modernizes your butyl extruder:
- A modern touchscreen display replaces the manual control panel
- Completely replaced and updated control unit
- Contactors subject to wear are replaced by electronic
NEW VERSION. ALL OPTIONS AGAIN.
- Quick upgrade implementation, as ready-to-install upgrade
kits are available from stock
- Conversion of the butyl extruder within just one day
- Adaptation of the setting parameters
- Extensive functional tests
- Personnel training carried out by our field service engineers
- Calculable fixed price plus installation costs
- Spare parts fully available from stock
- Replacement of mechanical wear parts on request
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“We’ve always been an important partner to the large window manufacturers in Finland. Listening to their needs and responding has helped us stay competitive in this market,” Tommi Nousiainen, CEO of PLG in Finland, explains. “We were not specifically looking for a tempering furnace. But when our customers began to require high-quality tempered glass, we moved swiftly ahead with an entry-level Glaston RC model. Since then, we have already been able to upgrade the line twice in response to the rapidly evolving market.”Read more
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“Although our goal is to be one of the leading smart and safety glass manufacturers in Finland, we didn’t have the time needed to install a completely new furnace,” says Raiko Mäkeläinen, Technical Manager at Lasiliiri. “Instead, we went with a significant Glaston’s FC-zone upgrade, which enabled us to leapfrog to the very latest heating technology in a quick, cost-effective and sustainable manner.”Read more
Tristar Glass, Inc., U.S.A.
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“I was very impressed at how quickly we were able to install the new ProL-zone upgrade on our existing lamination line – only 3.5 days – and I’ve been equally impressed with the high-quality output,” says Rob Carlson, Mechanical Engineer at Tristar Glass, Inc.’s Tulsa, Oklahoma facility. “Glaston’s convection technology has exceeded every expectation. The system really does work as well as they said it would – maybe even better!”Read more
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