Reference Work Entry

Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

pp 728-728


  • Jan W. GoochAffiliated with

n The mechanism for drawing extruded or calendered material away from the extruder or calender. The most common form of extrusion take-off is a pair of endless caterpillar belts with resilient grip pads conforming to the section being extruded, driven at a speed synchronized with that of the extrudate.

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