Lakes Rubber Company
Compounds - Custom Molding - Custom Solutions
3/17 Going Green again – A new contract for recycling our waste rubber adds to our existing efforts in recycling hydraulic oil, waste adhesive and solvents, paper and cardboard
1/17 Low temperature FKM – Introduced a family of FKM compounds with capability of sealing at -50C
1/17 Operator free molding - Added a fully automated molding cell using two of Rep’s newly introduced MicroJet 6 ton presses
12/16 continued to expanded our injection molding capacity with two Maplan MTF 100-40C 40 ton presses and two Desma 968 160 ton presses.
8/15 Added our 4th Rep V49 160T injection press and a 50 ton Rep V29 injection press
12/13 Expanded lab test capability with the addition of an Alpha Technologies dispergrader used to verify ingredient dispersion within our rubber compounds.
1/13 GLR expanded its cryogenic deflashing capabilities with a new Leonard cryogenic deflasher dramatically reducing liquid nitrogen usage