Equipment and Products for Rubber Manufacturing Applications

French designs, manufactures and supports an array of equipment and products used in rubber manufacturing from initial production to molding and curing rubber parts and components.

The Polymer Group produces dewatering and drying screw presses for all types of synthetic rubber and thermoplastic production. The Mixer Group offers tilt style intensive mixers, from 5 to 110 liters, for all types of rubber and plastic compounds. The Hydraulic Group manufactures and supports hydraulic presses,from 5 to 3,000 tons, with various platen sizes, for compression, transfer, lamination or vacuum molding. Presses can be equipped with or retrofitted with our Isobar® & Isoplaten® Thermal Solutions and our advanced microprocessor-based recipe and data collection control systems.

For more information about the rubber industry and opportunities within, watch the recently released Rubber and Elastomers: Insights from Industry Legends collaborative video.

Dewatering Screw Presses

French polymer dewatering screw presses used in the production of synthetic rubber accept feed material in the 40-60% moisture range and dewater the material to the 6-12% range.

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Mechanical Dryers

French mechanical dryers dry polymer material by heating it under pressure and then subjecting it to a flashing stage where the water is evaporated.

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Mechanical Drying Press

Rubber Mixers

Our tilt-type Techni-Mix rubber mixers mix precise rubber and plastic formulations based on time, temperature or power, giving consistent results, batch to batch.

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TMP Rubber Mixer

Hydraulic Press Systems

French and TMP hydraulic press systems are custom designed for compression, transfer, lamination or vacuum molding of rubber, composite and other materials.

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TMP Hydraulic Press Designs

Thermal Solutions

Isobar® heat pipe & Isoplaten® heated platen technology integrates hydraulic press and thermodynamic heated platen technology for high production, profit oriented molding systems.

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Isobar & Isoplaten

Advanced Control Systems

Our advanced microprocessor-based recipe and data collection control systems feature programmable compression profiles with set points for time, pressure application rates and velocity.

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