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CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Milacron Holdings Corp. (NYSE: MCRN), a leading industrial technology company serving the plastics processing industry will have MORE to show visitors than any other exhibitor at NPE 2018, in West Hall, booth 2703, May 7th to May 11th. Capping that all off will be the LARGEST tonnage injection molding machine to operate at an NPE show – “The Cincinnati” by Milacron, coming in at a whopping 2250 tons of clamping power.

Mike Sansoucy, Vice President Sales Injection, Americas proclaimed, “We wanted to go big this year at the show.” Sansoucy elaborated, “If you’re looking for a large injection molding machine, with a large tonnage requirement, for molding a large part, there’s only one supplier that excels in this range – Milacron. We regularly manufacture large molding machines in the 1000 plus ton range. No other injection machine manufacturer can match us in large tonnage experience.”

Milacron CEO Tom Goeke added, “I echo Mike’s excitement, the Cincinnati is a beast! We’re showing a 2250 ton machine and have a customer order currently in production for a 6600 ton Cincinnati machine. Our Injection team wanted to bring it to the show but I had to draw the line, we need space to show all of our other brands’ technologies!”

In this second release, below you’ll find another snapshot of the products and technologies that will be on display from Milacron at NPE 2018 in Orlando, FL, May 7th to May 11th. The 3rd Milacron NPE press release will be distributed next week highlighting Milacron’s commitment to providing the industry’s most trusted service, support, spare parts programs and IIOT solution with our Milacron 4.0 offering.

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The Brand NEW Cincinnati 2250 Ton Injection Molding Machine from Milacron – The 2250 Ton Cincinnati is the Largest Tonnage Injection Molding Machine Ever Run at an NPE! – Automotive/Large Part Application

Milacron has excelled at manufacturing large tonnage injection molding machines for decades and is the global leader in the manufacture of these specialized machines. The Cincinnati is no exception. Proudly taking its name from Milacron’s home city of Cincinnati; The Cincinnati machine pays homage to all the Milacron employees past and present that have built Milacron into what it is today – the leader in plastics solutions, leading the way to what’s next in plastics.

The Cincinnati is a NEW large tonnage, true two-platen machine designed to meet the demands of the global automotive, appliance, and other large part molding markets. The Cincinnati product line expands on our industry-leading large machine technology with a platform that adds performance and a shorter footprint. The Cincinnati’s enhanced machine specifications and performance are powered by proven Fanuc servo motor power packs for improved reliability, expanded multi-component capability, higher max mold weights, faster clamp speeds and added tonnage sizes. The improved machine layout and enhanced access to the eject and die areas make operation, maintenance and servicing easier. The Cincinnati 2250 on display at NPE has been sold to i2-tech Custom Injection Molders out of Iowa. i2-tech purchased one of Milacron’s first injection molding machines ever produced in the late 1960’s – serial number 3!

Molding Cell Details: The Cincinnati 2250 will be molding a large ATV Side by Side Dash, single cavity mold. The dash part weighs in at 10.5 lbs. The cell will feature a Mold-Masters TempMaster iM2 temperature controller integrated into the injection machine as well as DME mold components and a Sepro 6 axis robot. NOTE: Photography of the Cincinnati machine will be available the week of March 19th.

The NEW Quantum Toggle 260 Injection Molding Machine from Milacron – The Workhorse Quantum Toggle Makes Its North American Debut at NPE Featuring a Mold-Master E-Multi Auxiliary Injection Unit – Housewares Application

Milacron’s newest Toggle machine will make its North American debut at NPE. The NEW Quantum Toggle injection molding machine is designed to deliver higher productivity, reduced cost of ownership, enhanced performance and advanced technical specifications. Quantum comes equipped with Milacron’s Endura Touch control interface and is available from 125 to 610 tons. The Quantum features Milacron’s new generation toggle machine technology that will provide added benefits of reduced energy consumption, lower cycle time coupled with precision and reliability. The Quantum will be outfitted with a Mold-Masters E-Multi EM3 auxiliary injection unit to inject the secondary resin.

Molding Cell Details: The Quantum Toggle 260 will be molding a double walled cup emblazoned with the Milacron logo for customers to take back to the shop. The indexing mold features a Mold-Masters Master-Series hot runner and the E-Multi EM3 to deliver shot 2. The cup weighs 83 grams and will run at a cycle time of 35 seconds. The E-Multi controller will also do double duty as the hot runner controller. The cell features DME mold components and a Sepro 6 axis robot and a JP Grosfilley Mold.

Milacron-Fanuc Roboshot 140 LSR Cell – The Roboshot Demonstrates its Flexibility and Versatility with this LSR Molding cell – LSR Application

The Milacron-Fanuc Roboshot offers high precision and reliable molding. The Roboshot is the perfect solution for clean rooms and other molding environments that demand precise process control, high-speed injection and consistent repeatability.

The Roboshot 140 will be outfitted with an Enhanced LSR Package that includes a special Milacron screw and barrel with water jackets, vacuum pump, and water regulator. All of these components can be retrofitted to our current stock Roboshot machines to meet the quick delivery requirements of our customer base. The performance and repeatability of the Roboshot make it ideal to meet the precise requirements of LSR molding.

Milacron continues to be on the leading edge of LSR molding with solutions including the E-Multi LSR from Mold-Masters that will also be on display in the Milacron booth.

Molding Cell Details: The Milacron-Fanuc Roboshot 140 will be molding an LSR puzzle. The 16 cavity mold will produce the Milacron branded LSR puzzle in 40 second cycles. A Fanuc Robot will be placing puzzle pieces onto a conveyor, and an Autobag machine will package the puzzle for customers to take as a sample. All automation is provided by Nexus.

Mold-Masters Hot Runner Technologies - Mold-Masters Continues to Push the Boundaries for Melt Delivery Performance with Industry-Leading Hot Runners and Temperature Control Systems.

Mold-Masters Fusion-Series G2 Hot Runner Solutions – Revving Up Automotive and Large Part Molding

Mold-Masters has rolled out a number of additions and enhancements to Fusion-Series G2, the drop-in system favored by the automotive industry for high-quality large part production. Maximized for uptime, the Fusion-Series G2 hot runner system is delivered completely pre-assembled and pre-plumbed, saving significant set-up time in order to get you back into production right away. Incorporating popular features like field replaceable heater bands ensures that any maintenance is quick and easy. Capable of shot sizes from

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