Heat Shrink Tube

Boston Matthews design and manufacture complete extrusion lines for the production of Heat Shrink Tubing.

Boston Matthews design and manufacture complete extrusion lines for the production of Heat Shrink Tubing.

Typical polymers including PVDF (Fluorocarbon), FEP, PTFE, PVC and Viton

Typical tube configurations (1,2,3 layers, colours, stripes, with/without adhesive, etc) are capable of being extruded to close tolerances (both ID and OD) with a high quality surface finish and coiled in preparation for the Cross-Linking and Expansion operations.

A Complete Turn-Key Solution

Boston Matthews design and manufacture the complete extrusion line. This includes extruders, tooling and all downstream equipment. As a single-source of supply you are guaranteed complete machinery integration and ease of communication and service.

Multi-Layer Extrusion Technology

Boston Matthews has extensive experience of multi-layer extrusion ensuring the layers are produced with correct thickness and ovality.

Co-Extruders are easy to positon for exact alignment and small flow adapters further enhances tube quality.

Fluorocarbon & High Temperature Extrusion

The extrusion of Fluorocarbons is a specialist area and Boston Matthews has manufactured extruders and extrusion equipment into this field for many years. We are experienced with the specialist materials that need to be associated with machinery manufacture of these polymers and understand their processing requirements.

Energy Efficient Operation

Incorporated in every element of a Boston Matthews Extrusion Line is the latest technology to ensure precision, energy efficiency and ease of use. PLC, Servo, AC Vector, Laser Diameter Control, Ultra Sonics and much more.

Polymer Processing Expertise

Boston Matthews has more than 50 years’ polymer processing and machinery manufacturing experience and with over 35,000 machines is a World leader in extrusion technology.

Working With You

Boston Matthews "listens” and works with your team to ensure you have the best solution for your business.

At the very cutting edge of extrusion we understand the importance of working closely with our customers.



Extrusion of Expandable Heat Shrink Tube

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