Several new wheels, a reciprocating-screw system for industrial parts, and a host of new PET machines debuted in Orlando. New Max wheel from R&B Plastics Machinery at least doubles the output of the firm’s previous models. Graham Engineering responded to demand for smaller industrial machines with the Mini Hercules, which has a 2.5- to 8-lb accumulator head. Wilmington Machinery is developing this inline reciprocating-screw extrusion machine for thicker-wall industrial parts and agricultural chemical packaging. It has a 3-lb shot capacity and three to seven clamps of 7.5 to 30 tons each. 1Blow reheat stretch-blow machine is very compact and handles difficult applications such as offset necks and bottles almost the same width as the original preform. Side of Barcelona offers the new T-handle system for compression molding a deep-pinch handle in PET jugs that can compete with HDPE. There was no shortage of newsworthy blow molding exhibits at NPE2015, whether your interests are in packaging or industrial products and in shuttle, wheel, accumulator-head, reciprocating-screw, injection-blow, or stretch-blow processes. This report focuses on show news not covered previously in ou...