Computer-controlled Mixing Equipment
LMI Custom Mixing uses a plantwide computer control system to control the entire mixing process in a climate-controlled facility. This includes the chemical weighment system, bulk material handling systems, intermesh mixers, hydraulic mills, in-line strainers and cantilever batch off systems.
We can produce nearly any type of rubber compound. Through our mix and compounding control systems—plus supporting equipment like in-line gear pump strainers—we can produce the quality you need to meet your customer requirements.
Whether you want to reduce the cost of a compound or improve its performance and manufacturability, with LMI you have access to our comprehensive compound design and development resources. Our technical team has a combined 100 years of experience in the rubber industry.
Explore our facility in our plant tour.
LMI Quality Assurance and R&D Labs
Our state-of-the-art quality assurance and R&D labs include:
- Alpha MDR-P
- Alpha Viscometer
- Alpha Tensometer
- Spectrophotometer (for color)
- Zwick Digital Melt Flow Index (MFI)
- Zwick Digital Durometer Gauge
- Hot Air Ovens
- Full Service Lab Extrusion Line
- Keyence Digital Microscope
- FTIR, DSC, SEM
- Fully equipped lab mixer
- Pilot extrusion line