PolyLab OS - Twin Screw

  • Chloe Loveless (Senior Technical Specialist),
  • Nicola Jones (Technical Specialist),
  • Mohammed Jamali (Senior Technician) &
  • Parnian Doostdar (Technician)

Facility/equipment: Equipment

    Equipments Details


    The HAAKE Polylab OS is a parallel co-rotating twin screw extruder used to homogenise and mix materials in melt phase.

    The Polylab system is comprised of a drive unit, a barrel unit, a water-bath, a pelletizer, a volumetric feeder, a gravimetric feeder and optional melt pump, blown film die, blown film tower and capillary die for rheology.

    The feed hopper enables volumetric or gravimetric (powders) feeding.

    The Polylab can be used with a blown film tower for creating films.

    To request training follow the 'website' link. Please note you must have completed the necessary H&S inductions for the Royce Hub Building and L6 laboratories prior to requesting training.


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