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Automatic, Semi-automatic and Manual Dip Molding Machines

Auxiliary Dip Molding Components

Dip Molding
and Dip Coating

Human-Machine Interface

United Plastics Technology offers several control interface options. Contact us for a full explanation and for guidance on selecting the best HMI for your application.

Enhanced HMI

  • PC Based Machine Control with Graphics and Screen Designed for Your Specific Equipment
    • Windows XP Pro
    • Industrial enclosure
    • Available A/C
    • Screens Typically Include
      • Main
      • Control
      • Individual Arm or Station Setup with Recipe Storage for Instant Recall
      • Diagnostics
      • Production Count
      • Intuitive help screens
      • Global (password protected)
      • Oven and Dip Tank Temperature Trend Graph
    • Security can be enabled to require administrative privileges in order to exit the program or open certain applications
    • Factory remote online access (requires Internet connection)
      • Allows factory upgrades and troubleshooting
    • Network to local area network
      • Share network resources
      • Schedule and report production through email or instant messaging
      • Management access to available web cams
      • Wireless connectivity available (pending evaluation of industrial environment)
    • Uninterruptible Power Supply
    • Printer

Enhanced Flat Panel Color Touch screen

  • Custom Screens designed for your equipment
  • 10.4" Bright, Wide Viewing Angle VGA Color Display
  • 640 x 480 Pixel CCFL TFT (16 colors)
  • 200 x 200 Cell Resistive Touch screen
  • 220 mm x 310 mm
  • Slide Out Softkey Menus
  • 500 Alarm Point Scanner
  • Powerful Recipe Handling
  • 32-bit/Floating Point Math
  • Direct, Network or Modem Link to PLC Control
  • NEMA 4/IP65


Red Lion

Flat Panel Touch screen

  • 3rd Generation HMI from Red Lion
  • 5.7-inch Ultra-STN Passive Matrix 256 Color QVGA 320 X 240 pixel LCD
  • 5-button keypad for on-screen menus
  • Three front panel LED indicators
  • Resistive Analog Touch screen
  • Up to 5 RS-232/422/485 Serial ports
  • 10 Base T/100 Base-TX Ethernet Port
  • Remote Web Access and Control Facility
  • USB Port for Configuration Download
  • Configuration is stored in non-volatile memory (4 Mbyte Flash)
  • CompactFlash socket
  • UL Listed for use in Hazardous Locations. (See literature for class
    and division details.)
  • NEMA 4X / IP66 Front Panel
  • Power unit from 24 VDC



Comparable Allen Bradley Panelview Flat Panels Available at Customers Request