Extrusion Systems

Blow Molding

Improve Blow Molding Productivity

Davis-Standard offers custom designed industrial blow molding machinery for a wide-range of applications in the automotive and consumer product industries. Our flexible, custom designed accumulator head blow molding systems feature closed loop hydraulic and electronic controls and state-of-the-art screw design for processing both polyolefins and engineered thermoplastics.

Davis-Standard’s blow molding technology maximizes productivity with shot consistency, cycle-to-cycle precision, and excellent parison control. Our features, such as spiral head technology for faster color changes and efficient wall distribution, support cost efficient operation.

Regardless of the blow molding application, Davis-Standard delivers quality molded parts with highly accurate wall thickness and density.

How can we help you?

  • Flexible, custom designed accumulator head blow molding systems
  • Closed loop hydraulic and electronic controls
  • State-of-the-art screw designs
  • Retrofits and rebuilds
  • Spiral head technology
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Elastomer

Leading Technology and Innovation for Your Elastomer Extrusion Requirements

Davis-Standard’s elastomer solutions support global markets for tires, automotive hoses, adhesives and sealants, recreational equipment, construction and medical applications. We are industry leaders in turnkey rubber and silicone technology to support a range of applications including rubber hose, rubber and silicone gaskets, rubber barrier products, silicone tubing and weatherstrip.

With elastomer extruders in multipurpose, hot and cold feed, silicone, vacuum vented, pin barrel and smooth barrel designs, our extensive offering of elastomer systems provides a specific solution for nearly every elastomer application. Our engineers work with you to supply elastomer equipment that meets your precise product requirements, including technology for product curing and in-line processing.

Our advantage lies in decades of experience and knowledge of elastomer properties and processes for coextrusion, rubber straining and continuous vulcanization. That is why we also supply custom feedscrew designs, lab equipment, integrated process controls and complete systems—one-stop shopping for turnkey rubber extrusion.

How can we help you?

  • Automotive seals and gaskets
  • Industrial hose
  • Automotive hose
  • Industrial and architectural seals and gaskets
  • Silicone tubing
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Extruders

The Industry’s Premier Extruders

What separates a Davis-Standard extruder from the competition? Our customers will tell you it’s the unparalleled performance and durability that makes the difference. Our extruders are so reliable that some are still operating after 50 years of continuous service. This track record combined with high output rates and a rapid return on investment make Davis-Standard extruders the workhorses of the industry.

From single and twin screw extruders to specialty, reclaim, medical and elastomer extruders, the depth and availability of our extruder offering is what makes Davis-Standard the global extrusion leader. We are also recognized for our coextrusion technology, supporting both vertical and horizontal coextrusion configurations.

Regardless of application or location in the world, we have the extruder to suit your requirements and budget.

How can we help you?

  • Elastomer extruders
  • Single screw extruders
  • Twin screw extruders
  • Compounding and reclaim extruders
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Foam

Industry Leading Foam Extrusion

We are an industry leader in foam extrusion. Whether you’re trying to achieve a specific product density or insulation characteristic, Davis-Standard foam extrusion capabilities make it possible. Our turnkey foam solutions are backed by proven technology and excellent results, enabling us to excel in food packaging, construction and consumer products industries.

Davis-Standard’s single and twin-screw tandem foam lines, and in-line foam technology are recognized industry-wide thanks to high output processing of PE, PS and PP foam sheet. Not only do we offer the highest industry foam outputs per tandem line size, our systems allow for direct processing of foam flake, removing the need for pelletizing.

How can we help you?

  • Foam extrusion
  • Thermoformed packaging
  • Form fill seal (FFS)
  • Insulation board
  • Protective packaging
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Pipe, Profile and Tubing

Global Leadership in Pipe, Profile and Tubing

Davis-Standard has been a global leader in pipe, profile, and tubing extrusion for over 50 years. Our extrusion systems and extruders support multi-layer pipe extrusion, automotive tubing and seals, medical tubing, agriculture pipe, telecommunications pipe, and building profiles among others.

Continuous improvement in extruders, controls, feedscrew technology and process support has positioned Davis-Standard at the forefront of pipe, profile and tubing innovation. From our six-layer automotive fuel delivery tubing systems to advantages in PVC profile extrusion, our capabilities range is as broad as the application areas we support.

Whether your extrusion application requires tight tolerance tubing, high output gas and water pipe lines, or custom profile systems, look to Davis-Standard for your global pipe, profile and tubing needs.

How can we help you?

  • Custom pipe, profile and tubing extruders
  • Stock extruders
  • Polyethylene pipe and tubing extruders and systems
  • Extruders for automotive tubing and seals
  • Medical tubing extruders and downstream equipment
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Process Controls

Flexible and Customized Extrusion Control Solutions for Every Process

  • DS-eTPC touch-screen control
  • DS-Tablet hand-held operator interface

The brain of the extruder drives your operation and smarter process controls make a huge impact on the bottom line. That is why every system in Davis-Standard’s full line of process controls is operator-friendly, efficient and reliable. From discrete to full supervisory control, our control systems are engineered in-house to ensure quality and value.

The signature EPIC III® and Integrator controls, the portable DS-Tablet and affordable DS-eVUE are just a few of our technologies that take the guesswork out of your extrusion operation. Davis-Standard’s proven systems do the thinking for you about systems integration, temperature control and process controls.

How can we help you?

  • EPIC III® extrusion process controls
  • DS-eVUE process controls
  • DS-eTPC touch-screen control
  • DS-Tablet hand-held operator interface
  • ReACT support system
  • MACO® 6500RS extrusion control technology
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Reprocessing and Compounding

Looking for a high output reprocessing solution? Davis Standard’s extrusion capabilities for reprocessing combine innovative technologies for recycling the waste stream into a reusable product.

Our range of single screw and twin screw compounding and reprocessing systems address key efficiency factors such as: solids feeding and conveying, venting and devolatization, compression and melting, polymer homogenization, and process controls.

Within our extrusion recycling technology line is scrap-reclaim and wide mouth feed technology, ram stuffer and scrapper extruder options and complete reclaim systems. Heavy-duty gear reducers, customized feed throats, single or multi-venting options and process feed systems are just a few ways we can give you a competitive advantage.

How can we help you?

  • Film reprocessing
  • Plastics reprocessing
  • Foam reprocessing
  • General reprocessing
  • Reclaim extruders
  • Scrap processing
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Sheet

Davis-Standard’s international presence as a premier supplier of sheet extrusion machinery reaches customers in the automotive, construction, industrial and recreational markets, food service industry, and those in high-end medical and personal care applications.

Our signature XP Express® and EX-M-PLAR® series roll stands, chill roll technology, feedscrew designs, and coextrusion knowledge enable value-added manufacturing of multi-layer sheet. This includes heavy gauge, high-density PE, low-density PE, PMMA, PS, ABS, PP, PET, high barrier and high-temperature sheet.

We’ve engineered sheet systems for foam, flexible and rigid sheet extrusion for applications up to nine layers. Bring us your idea and we’ll deliver the solution.

In additional to Davis-Standard products, Thermoforming Systems LLC (TSL) has several thermoforming solutions, providing products and services that are quantifiable. TSL designs, manufacturers and markets leading-edge thermoforming equipment to the North American food packaging industry.  For more information, visit the TSL website.

How can we help you?

  • Disposable and Food Service Packaging
  • Density Reduction and Filled Sheet
  • Appliances and High-Quality Electronics Sheet
  • Heavy Gauge Industrial Sheet
  • Roofing and Coating Sheet Lines
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Wire and Cable

For more than 60 years, Davis-Standard has been at the forefront of wire and cable extrusion in the building and construction, automotive, power cable and communication wire industries.

Our extensive line of wire and cable extruders—along with payoffs and takeups, accumulators, cooling systems and capstans—enable us to offer one-stop shopping. Our extruders are the workhorses of the industry. Our depth of wire and cable extrusion knowledge and experience is unsurpassed in the wire and cable industry.

Aerial cable, building wire, coaxial and composite cable, video pair cable, tray cable, CATV, THHN and THWN wire are just a few applications accommodated by our wire and cable machinery.

How can we help you?

  • Aerospace wire
  • Automotive wire
  • Power cable
  • Building and construction wire
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