Should you replace your old Nordson® Melter with a New Melter?

With budgets tight and not much capital available, companies are looking for alternatives to buying new.  

Sometimes the decision is simple to keep the old and repair or rebuild, but who do you trust to perform good quality work?  

A good analogy for comparison is an old car that seems to run okay, but with a minimal amount of money, you can make the old car run well and last many more years with no monthly car payment.

Same with packaging line equipment, such as the Nordson® melters.

Write down the pros and cons in order to make your decision.

Example:

New
Repair/Rebuild
PROs
1 year warranty on complete unit
6 month warranty on unit w/exception of circuitry
New technology
Cost
Have stock replacement parts
No new training needed
Do not use Capital Funds
No modifications for install
CONs
New technology
Old technology
Cost
Obsolete parts (Keystone supplies OEM obsolete parts)
Cost of stocking new replacement parts
30 day warranty on circuitry
Learning new technology & training personnel
Possible modifications for installation due to different footprint/size of unit
Uses Capital Funds


We are a trusted source for your Nordson® rebuild needs.  We have over 65 years combined experience on Nordson® equipment.  
We can ship a rebuilt unit to you for exchange of your old unit (models must be the same) or,
rebuild your melter.

Let us know if you have questions or need a quote.

Angela Wagley
www.keystoneparts.com
800-235-8090


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