The Laboratory Compounder: Design Philosophy to Reality
B. Murray, Managing Director, PRISM, Lichfield, Engeland
PRISM developed a 16 mm bench top extruder some 3 years ago The concepts behind the design of the equipment and some of the applications where it has found value will be discussed. Creating the ideal laboratory machine involved listening carefully to the terms of reference of the potential end-customers. Their requirements and current thinking on scale-up considerations will form the remainder of the presentation.