Orbis products are having an issue with quality because the temperature of the melt flow is inconsistent. We must find a solution to measure the real time temperature of the resin as it passes through the nozzle. This will allow Orbis to detect issues before the products are produced.
Embedded Thermal Sensor for an Injection Molding NozzleTSM 416 Technology Capstone Projects
Course Number and TitleTSM 416: Technology Capstone
DepartmentAgricultural and Biosystems Engineering
MajorAgricultural Systems Technology (Boffeli, Grosskruger); Industrial Technology (Fechner, Nelson)
InstructorsJoseph R. Vanstrom and Jacek A. Koziel
Citation InformationDominic Boffeli, Brett Fechner, Grant Grosskruger, Jack Nelson, Joseph R. Vanstrom and Jacek A. Koziel. Embedded Thermal Sensor for an Injection Molding Nozzle. Final Report. TSM 416 Technology Capstone Project, April 28, 2017.