What is an Extruder?

An ‘Extruder’ is an extruding machine that is used to extrude metals like copper, steel, aluminum and plastics. Some brittle metals can be extruded very easily through the extruder. The main function of an extruder is conversion of raw material directly into finished goods ready for supply and

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What is the meaning of Extrusion?

Extrusion is the process of creating an object of a desired cross section by passing the material through a dye having the specific dimensions as per design.The material that could be hot or cold is forced through a smaller opening to form extrusions. In extrusion the raw material is passed throu

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What is Direct and Indirect Extrusion?

Extrusion Direct Extrusion Direct Extrusion is also known as Forward Extrusion. In this process the Ram of the machinery moves and forces the Billet (semi-finished metal form) through the die. It is the most common Extrusion process used. The disadvantage of direct extrusion is that the force re

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