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Issue: Screw recovery – inefficient setting caused excessive component wear Expectations: improve cycle…

Are You Using The Right Screw Tip?

A good screw tip must provide positive shut off and create a consistent…

When Good Components Go Bad

When should a screw or barrel should be replaced? Keeping a bad component…

Find Your Best Barrel and Screw with MSI’s 2019 Selection Guides

We see too many other suppliers make component recommendations based on what’s best…

Comparable Quotes For Your Purchasing Department

“Document your purchase requirements and get three bids so a decision can be…

Avoid Inferior Imported Components: They’re Worse Than You’d Think

Too often, we get calls from clients to inspect prematurely-failed components that came…

The Case for Re-Sizing

The Case for Re-sizing Your Injection Unit Re-sizing is an activity we discuss…

Our Quoting Process

MSI's quoting process sets us apart from other screw and barrel suppliers. Here’s…