Seminars & Classes

MD-Series Maintenance Training

October 23-24, 2018

Wood Dale Tech Center map
939 A.E.C. Drive
Wood Dale, IL 60191
Phone: 630 875-0202

Class Outline

Basic Machine Components

  1. Clamp Unit
  2. Injection Unit
  3. Electrical Cabinet Overview

Machine Preparation

  1. Machine Safety Overview

Operation Control Screens

  1. Operators Station
  2. Main Menus

Machine Operation

  1. Cycle and Sequence
  2. Nozzle Alignment
  3. Servo Motor


  1. Alarm Types and Troubleshooting
  2. Alarm Numbers

Basic Machine Functions

  1. Description of machine clamp end components.
  2. Procedure for squaring the platens.
  3. Description of machine injection unit components.
  4. Screw and screw tip types, specifications, maintenance, types of wear, and how to measure.
  5. Nozzle alignment.

Periodic Maintenance

  1. Greasing the Machine
  2. Belt Tension
  3. Screw and Barrel Removal
  4. Battery Replacement
  5. Load Cell Calibration

Electrical System

  1. Basic Electrical Theory
  2. Electronic Component Description and Location
  3. Problem Solving and Trouble Shooting

Machine Control

  1. Setting Axis Zero Positions

Class Info

Please note that this is a two day seminar.

Space is limited. Please reserve your seat with Roberta Rivera: or 800-843-1672.

Classes include time spent in the classroom and working with machines.

Cost of this training is free to our customers. However, a materials charge is $250.00 will cover costs of class materials, manuals, and lunch (which is provided each day).

Transportation and lodging is the responsibility of the customer.

Class will start at 8:30 am. CST and end at approximately 4:00 pm CST.

Hotel Recommendations

The Hyatt Place Hotel – Itasca
Located 1.6 miles from the Niigata Technical Center.

The Hyatt Place Hotel direct phone number is 630-875-1400.

The Doubletree Hotel – Wood Dale
Located 0.6 miles from the Niigata Technical Center.

The Doubletree Hotel direct phone number is 630-860-2900.

Marriott Courtyard Hotel – Wood Dale
Located 0.6 miles from the Niigata Technical Center.

The Marriott Courtyard Wood Dale Hotel direct phone number is 630-766-7775.

Upcoming Trade Shows

PLASTICS Shop Floor Expo

June 14-15, 2017
Stephens Convention Center
Rosemont, IL
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