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Fighting abrasive wear of punches & dies

Format: PDF file | Document type: White / Technical Paper

Manufacturers face several challenges when compressing nutraceutical tablets, many of which are unrefined natural ingredients that are abrasive, corrosive and/or coarse.

With over 70 years of experience and knowledge of tablet tooling, I Holland discuss how wear-resistant tooling steel, anti-abrasive coatings and good tablet design extend the service life of punches and dies in order to avoid replacing your tooling prematurely thereby saving both time and resources.