NF Grade Purging Compound (Formerly InstaPurge® Filled Grade)

NF Grade is a glass-filled, high performance Mechanical purging compound especially formulated to remove carbon and other stubborn deposits. NF Grade is suited for difficult color and material changes for thermoplastic injection molding and extrusion machines. (Formerly InstaPurge® Filled Grade)
arrow High Performance Glass Filled arrow Styrenic-Based
arrow Glass-filled to remove the most aggressive deposits.
arrow Great for assisting with screw pulls.
arrow No Olefin content makes it great for clear PC.

Resins Purged: Most commodity and engineering grade resins within the processing temperature range.

NF See our other grades
applications Color Changes checkmar EX, UP, HP, U, EPF, PX2, NBNCNFNH
Material Changes checkmark EX, UP, U, EPF, PX2, NBNCNFNH
Hot Runner Cleaning UP, HP, U, E, PFNH
Shutdown/Sealing UP, HP, U, E, PFNB, NC
Low Residue Applications E
High Temperature Resins EXPF
Clear/Low Temperature Resins E
Carbon/Color Contamination checkmark EX, U, PX2NH

Processing temperature: 180°C to 330°C (355°F to 625°F)

Please speak to a Technical Sales Representative for further information on ho runner gate and extrusion die clearances.

*If using material between 330-360°C (625-680 °F), local ventilation is required.

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Tips when using ASACLEAN N-Series Mechanical Purging Compound:

arrow No soak time is required for an effective purge.
arrow For maximum performance, ASACLEAN should not be diluted with other materials.
arrow ASACLEAN mechanical grades work best with maximum agitation. Use the maximum safe screw speed with maximum safe back pressure, while keeping the screw in the forward position.

Purging Compound Process Pinpoint Diagnosis

When you run into a problem with residue, high reject rate or carbon buildup, you can’t afford lots of downtime in your production process.

Enter: ASACLEAN’s Process Pinpoint Diagnosis.

Your Purging Process Expert is usually able to diagnose whether it’s a machine or contamination issue after having a conversation over the phone. Your expert doesn’t just analyze symptoms, but adopts a holistic approach to your entire process.

Once we diagnose the root-cause issue, we send you a purging compound sample and detailed instructions so you can test out the new solution.

Ready to learn even more about ASACLEAN purging compounds and services? Click here to schedule your free, 10-minute consultation with a Purging Process Expert at ASACLEAN.

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