Profession foam rubber mixer
Foam rubber mixers tend the machine that mixes foam rubber particles with liquid latex. They weigh the right amount of ingredients and pour mixtures into moulds to make cushions and matresses.
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- Realistic / Conventional
- Process latex mixtures
Process latex mixtures using control panels in order to obtain rubber products such as foam rubber sheets, balloons or finger cots.
- Mix ingredients with latex
Mix the specified compounds together with latex by using the agitators.
- Adjust scraper bars
Adjust the dimensions of the scraper bars, using the belt conveyor, so that they are according to the specified rubber sheeting parameters.
- Match product moulds
Changing moulds to match product specification. Run test samples and check for proper specifications.
- Check cured rubber
Check the dimensions of cured rubber using the rule.
- Adjust curing ovens
Adjust the temperature of the curing ovens by turning dials so that it is set to the correct parameters.
- Analyse latex samples
Analyse the already weighted samples of latex in order to check if the specified parameters, such as density, are according to the formula.