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Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Quickly Purge Cooling Water using Shop Air

SWAP Valve significantly reduces injection mold change time by clearing all cooling water lines quickly and cleanly with a single valve handle motion. (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Purge Water Lines with a Single Handle Motion

Purge Water Lines with a Single Handle Motion
Three position SWAP® Valve simplifies mold changes. (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Tracer®VMA Automatically Adjust Flow Rate

Control your cooling water supply for consistent molded part quality.

This unique flow regulator automatically adjusts flow rate according to target flow rate or Reynolds Number input by processors using user-friendly on-screen menus. (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Evacuate Cooling Water Lines

Evacuate Cooling Water Lines Simultaneously Using Shop Air
SWAP® Valve switches from water supply to shop air with a single valve handle motion. Shop air pushes out the cooling water from all cooling circuits quickly and cleanly keeping shop floors dry and removing the need to clear water lines manually. (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Manage High Temperature Cooling Flow Rate

You don't have to "fly blind" when cooling molded parts from engineered resins. Knowing the flow rate in these processes is as easy as installing flow regulators in the return side of your mold cooling lines. You can also visually check for blocked cooling passages by observing the flow rate instead of waiting for bad parts (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Cooling Water Line Control for Mfg Processes

Delta-Q is a low-cost precision flow regulator module designed for plastics injection molders. It can be used with a Smartflow Manifold, mechanical flowmeter, Dr. Eddy meter, Tracer flowmeter or as a stand-alone. Add temperature and pressure gauges as needed to most combinations. The Delta-Q Regulator allows full adjustability of flow volume from unrestricted flow to complete shut off us... (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Economical flow monitor

Smartflow Mechanical Flowmeters are versatile, economical method to visually monitor flow rate with the option to add temperature and pressure gauges seamlessly. (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Control cooling water temp without electricity

Summertime weather conditions can cause plastic pellets to absorb water from the air in your shop. By installing a Mold Temperature Regulator in the feed throat, you can raise the dew point locally to reduce the effect of humidity on your raw materials. (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - New Totalizer Function for Tracervm

Tracer®vm Electronic Flowmeter with User Interface employs reliable vortex shedding technology to monitor liquid flow rate and temperature. The newly designed control circuit provides programmable switch set points for high or low flow or temperature and turbulent flow rate (FCI Technology). Analog Outputs for flow and temperature are selectable: 0 to 5 or 0 to 10 Volts, for connecti... (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Process Cooling Water Info from your Smartphone

New Tracer®VM Bluetooth Interface sends cooling water temperature and flow rate from TracerVM Base Flowmeters to mobile app or PC. The Interface facilitates data file saving for process validation. (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Balance and Optimize Mold Cooling

Your Platform for Scientific Cooling*
Delta-Q is a low-cost precision flow regulator module that can be used with other Smartflow components such as threaded end caps, IceCube™ flowmeters, temperature and pressure gauges, Dr. Eddy® Flowmeter/Turbulent Flow Indicators, Tracer® electronic Flowmeters, and cooling water manifolds. The Delta-Q Regulator allows full... (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Updated Scientific Cooling Calculator

Our updated calculator is more like a miniature Scientific Cooling lesson. Energy Density, Reynolds Number and mold cooling factors are explained in the User Guidelines. Users may override default values of processing and safe ejection temperatures for greater flexibility. Better layout and organization of the entire calculator make it easy to use. (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Flow and Temperature Sensors in one unit

Features and Benefits

No moving parts for reliable operation

Flow and Temperature Sensors in one unit for compact installation

Quick temperature response from direct media contact

Economical and versatile construction with corrosion-resistant materials (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Protect Valuable Tooling from Crash Damage

The Smartlock slide retainer and limit switch has been tested for reliability over 10 million cycles without failure. Two or more switches may be used for larger molds, or molds with multiple slides. Prevention of mold damage is improved when the Smartlock slide retainer and limit switch is installed in a mold. (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - TracerVMA with AutoReg Automatic Flow Regulation

Automatic Flow Regulation compensates for changes in line pressure that can occur during normal production due to in-line press startup or shutdown.The AutoReg responds quickly to maintain a steady cooling water flow rate essential for consistent molded part quality. (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Control and Direct media flow with manifolds

Cooling Water Manifolds in Stainless Steel and Anodized Aluminum are essential cooling water/process media components for manufacturing. (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Tracer®VM with Bluetooth Interface

Collect, Transmit and Save data from TracerVM Base flowmeters installed in injection mold cooling circuits.

See cooling water condition from non-display flowmeters via mobile device or network PC.

Save .csv data for molding condition analysis and validation. View up to 8 TracerVM Base flowmeters at one time. Multiple Interface units can be viewed on one screen. (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Tracer®vma with AutoReg™ controls flow rate

Our new Tracervma flowmeter with AutoReg automatically adjusts the connected flow regulator opening, resulting in a more consistent flow rate and greater control over cooling water conditions without manual adjustments (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Regulate coolant flow for optimal cooling

Used singly or in combination with a water manifold, the flow regulator allows manual control of individual cooling water lines. (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Optimize Cooling with Free On-line calculator

Scientific Cooling Calculator gives you the length and flow rate needed to extract the right amount of heat from your injection molded part.

Turbulent Flow Rate Calculator determines the Reynolds Number inside your cooling channels. (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Automatically Control Cooling Water Flow Rate

Automatically adjusts flow rate to user-selected value regardless of changes in line pressure. Includes Programmable SPDT Switch, Analog Output and FCI Technology. (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Plastic Injection Mold Cooling Circuit Design...

An Engineering Approach to Mold-Cooling Circuit Design
The Energy Density vs. ΔT/in. relationship is an important step forward in pursuit of a science-based approach to cooling-circuit design. Here’s why. (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Protect Valuable Tooling with position switches

The Thinswitch has been tested for reliability over 10 million cycles without failure. Two switches can be used in series for larger molds to ensure the ejector plate return, preventing costly mold damage (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Stainless-Steel Manifold for Circuit Cooling

Stainless Steel Manifolds Products

Smartflow Stainless Steel Manifolds are made to last. Superior hand-welded construction and high quality stainless steel components create a reliable product on which industry depends in demanding applications. Industries served include: Military, Aerospace, Semiconductor, Plastics Injection Molding, Extrusion, Luxu... (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Automatic Flow Regulator

Our new Tracervma flowmeter with AutoReg automatically adjusts the connected flow regulator opening, resulting in a more consistent flow rate and greater control over cooling water conditions without manual adjustments. (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Change injection mold tooling in a snap

FasTie Quick Ejector Tie-In System quickly "ties-in" the mold ejector plate to the press ejection system in an injection molding press, dramatically reducing mold change time. The greatest time savings are realized in presses where space is limited and the ejector system is difficult to tie in using solid knock-out bars.. (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Faster Mold Changes

FasTie Quick Ejector Tie-In System quickly "ties-in" the mold ejector plate to the press ejection system in an injection molding press, dramatically reducing mold change time. The greatest time savings are realized in presses where space is limited and the ejector system is difficult to tie in using solid knock-out bars.. (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Change Your Injection Molds Faster

Clear cooling water lines quickly with SWAP® Valves. Tie-in ejector plates using FasTie®. Simplify cooling water hookups with Duoflow® manifolds. Implement SMED using Smartflow products. (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Change Injection Molds Faster (SMED)

Replace Threaded Solid Knockout Bars with Quick-Connect Couplings
FasTie Ejector Tie-In Couplers and Pull Studs connect press and injection mold ejector plates in a snap and disconnect with a burst of shop air. Sizes 1-inch through 3-inches accommodate presses up to 1,000 Tons. (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Mold Cooling Calculator tool

We offer this Mold Cooling Calculator tool as a free service to the injection molding industry. While some molds or inserts have simple, straightforward cooling circuits, many have multiple circuits of various sizes and configurations. (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Regulates Flow Rate Automatically

Automatically adjusts flow rate to user-selected value regardless of changes in line pressure. Includes Programmable SPDT Switch, Analog Output and FCI Technology. (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - An Inside Look at Turbulent Flow

Years of talk about observing and studying coolant flow in a clear simulated cooling channel finally becomes a reality. Here's how it all came together, and what it all means. (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Leverage Your Cooling Power

Injection molding is fundamentally a process that involves moving heat energy from place to place. Calculate heat transfer to maximize your cooling capacity. (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Speed up injection mold change times with SMED.

Reduce Water Hook-Up to Single Supply and Return Connections
By mounting small footprint Duoflow® manifolds directly to molds in storage, water connection is simplified exponentially. Molding techs no longer individually connect each water line to the injection mold at the press, maximizing valuable production time. (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Ball Valves are best for Shut Off Functions.

Equip your stainless steel manifolds with ball valves to completely shut off individual cooling circuits. For finer control, use a Smartflow flow regulator on select ports. Temperature gauges may be added for total process visibility. (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Smartflow Flow Regulators for mold cooling

Smartflow Flow Regulators are designed to precisely control flow rates manually in high temperature injection mold cooling circuits. (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Automatic Flow Regulation for mold cooling

Tracer®vma Electronic Flowmeter with AutoReg™ automatically adjusts the connected flow regulator opening, resulting in a more consistent flow rate and greater control over cooling water conditions without manual adjustments. (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Learn How To Optimize Your Cooling Water Usage

Injection mold cooling represents 70 to 80% of the cycle time. You should understand how it works! Scientific Cooling® teaches systematic analysis of injection mold cooling related to specific polymers and mold materials. Sign up today to make the best use of your precious water resources. (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Precision CNC Machining

With all the complications that can turn your manufacturing process into mayhem, delivery of your contract-machined parts should be the last thing you have to worry about. With Burger & Brown Engineering as your manufacturing partner, you won't. We take great pride in our commitment to on-time delivery -- every time. (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Learn Responsible Mold Cooling Practices

Learn Responsible Mold Cooling Practices Scientific CoolingSM Classes

This comprehensive 2-day class is for designers, mold builders, tooling engineers, and mold technicians who want to better understand and control the effects of mold cooling resulting in a more robust mold design, mold build, and molding process.

Participants will learn the tools... (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Scientific CoolingSM Classes in 2019

Learn how to optimize your cooling water usage.

This comprehensive 2-day class is for designers, mold builders, tooling engineers, and mold technicians who want to better understand and control the effects of mold cooling resulting in a more robust mold design, mold build, and molding process. (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Take control of the cooling process.

Take control of the cooling process.

Scientific CoolingSM will teach you the necessary tools. (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Heat Energy and the Mold Cooling Management

Join a Scientific Cooling Class to learn the tools needed to analyze Heat Energy and the Mold Cooling Management required to produce consistent, profitable parts. (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Improve the Cooling Performance of Your Molds

Improve the Cooling Performance of Your Molds (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Custom Injection Molding

Burger & Brown Engineering is eager to help with your injection molding projects. Your part run is closely managed by our own RJG Certified Master Molder and Scientific Cooling* specialists. Your mold tryout, short run and larger production runs are our top priority. (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - High Speed Micro Milling

We deliver components to exact customer design specifications using customer documentation or designs from our own Engineering Department. Quality Assurance is an integral part of processing your order. We provide first-rate quality with on-time delivery. (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Engineeering and Design by Burger and Brown

Customers come to us with a wide variety of design challenges from motorcycle part manufacturing to automatic feeding stations for small animals. Our Engineers consult directly with you to meet your design and manufacturing goals (read more)

Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc. - Precision Machining & Assembly - On-time Delivery

Precision Machining & Assembly with On-time Delivery

Precision CNC Machining

On-time delivery keeps your operation running smoothly.

Programming- your precision machining jobs start with accurate programming. Our skilled programmers create exact machine instructions for CNC machining centers and CNC lathes. Burger & Brown Engineering's in... (read more)

News articles and press releases for Burger & Brown Engineering, Inc.:

01/18/2018

Burger & Brown Engineering is pleased to introduce the Smartflow® Tracer®VM Bluetooth Interface. The Interface sends process cooling flow rate and temperature data to mobile devices up to 20 meters away.

01/01/2017

Corey Brown is appointed new Vice President at Burger & Brown Engineering.

11/17/2016

New flow meter from Burger & Brown Engineering includes totalizer, remote mounting option, vortex shedding and FCI Technologies.

06/23/2016

Avoid Scale Buildup, a Case Study in Molding Experience

05/23/2016

2017 Schedule of Classes is released to the public! 2-day class is for mold builders, tooling engineers, and technicians who are looking to better understand and control mold cooling resulting in a more robust mold design, build, and molding process.

05/06/2016

SWAP Valve with Glass-Filled Nylon Materials is designed to simplify mold changes by clearing cooling water lines using shop air.

12/21/2015

Burger & Brown Engineering is pleased to announce the completion of a building expansion which increases manufacturing floor space by 60%.