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FCS to introduce its newest servo-hydraulic machine

Issue: May 2018

LA-SV This new line of servo-hydraulic injection molding machines is from Fu Chun Shin Machinery Manufacture Co. Ltd. (FCS) of Tainan, Taiwan. Featuring a two-platen design and a small footprint, machines in the line have a touch-screen Keba i2880 controller and clamping forces ranging from 550 to 4,070 tons. The presses are available through Maruka, the exclusive U.S. distributor for FCS.

What’s new? The machines, which are making their debut at NPE2018, where Maruka will be using a 550-ton LA-550SV to make serving trays for the hospitality industry. The photo shows an LA-990SV.

Benefits Energy and space savings and speed. LA-SV machines use 70 percent less power than conventional hydraulic machines and have fast clamping speeds for short cycle times and reduced part costs.

Maruka USA Inc., Lee’s Summit, Mo., 816-524-1811, www.marukausa.com