Machine Maintenance & Repair Services

Call For More Info: 734-429-9421
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Technical Knowledge: Part of R&B’s Superior Service

MAX Impact™ screws deliver improved melt quality and increased production. No matter what the material or conditions, R&B will provide the right screw for the job.

Contact R&B Sales at 734-429-9421 or email info@rbplasticsmachinery.com.
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single screw extruders
New "MAX Extruder"

R & B offers the MAX Extruder, a complete line of single-screw extruders ranging in size from 1"-10" in diameter.
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R and B Fun Facts
Facts About the Plastics Industry

  • The plastics industry is the third largest manufacturing industry in the United States.
  • The U.S. plastics industry employs more than 1.1 million workers.
  • The U.S. plastics industry creates $374 billion in annual shipments.

Supplied by SPI, the Plastics Industry Trade Association

Tech Support / Field Service Capabilities

R&B Plastics Machinery has a dedicated service team with over 450-years combined experience.

  • These are cross-trained technicians with mechanical, electrical, and hydraulics/pneumatics skills.
  • Our 24/7 tech support/service specialists can be dispatched throughout North America at a moment's notice.
  • We can do repairs at your facility or ship equipment to our plant for complete rebuilds/retrofits.

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A broad range of services are available, including comprehensive inspections to trouble-shoot as well as routine maintenance checks. Our expertise is solving plant-floor problems. Some of our service capabilities include updating or replacing discrete or PLC/PC based control systems, including Parison control and full upstream or downstream equipment. We can replace with Allen-Bradley, Eurotherm, Siemens or the preferred brand you select.

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Improved Processing

R&B also provides barrel-bore scoping, bore gauging, screw measuring, barrel and screw replacement for improved production. We can rebuild and repair gearboxes and provide process analysis. All these services stretch budgets to maintain and lengthen the lifespan of capital equipment, plus its functionality for quality production.

Call the R&B Service Department at 734-429-9421 to have technician(s) at your facility soon – we pride ourselves on quick response times. Our 18 field-service technicians work as a team with the knowledgeable staff at our main facility in Saline, MI.

Preventive maintenance on blow molding machines and extruders
Preventive maintenance on blow molding machines and extruders
Preventive maintenance on blow molding machines and extruders
Preventive maintenance on blow molding machines and extruders
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Visit our facility to see engineering, construction, assembly, testing and retrofitting. R&B is centrally located just south of Ann Arbor, MI and 50-minutes west of Detroit for easy access to major highways and airports. R&B has 45 employees; the headquarters offices and plant includes engineering, sales, administrative and plant personnel.