Molding Milling Machines

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Universal Molding Machine uses existing tooling.

May 25, 2016

Using existing green sand or No-Bake tooling, UMM Universal Molding Machine is intended for typical jobbing foundry environment where production is variable and quantities can range from a few pieces to thousands. Machine is available in 1, 2, 4, and 6-station models with capacities from 12 x 12 4/4 to 60 x 60 36/36. Production rates up to 20 molds/hr with 2-station UMM are achieved with one operator. Up to 65 molds/hr with 6-station UMM can be achieved with 2–3 operators – all without rollover. Read More

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Woodland Plastics Boosts Low-Tonnage Thermoset Molding With New Machine

March 21, 2016

Woodland Plastics Corporation, a custom thermoset molder in Addison, Ill., recently installed a new 88-ton Arburg ALLROUNDER thermoset molding machine in February, 2016. The new Arburg machine provides injection and injection-compression molding of thermoset materials, including phenolics and bulk molding compounds (BMCs). By investing in the 88-ton thermoset molding machine, Woodland...Read More

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Henkel Forms Partnership with LPMS USA to Broaden Customer Access to TECHNOMELT Low Pressure Molding Processes

September 28, 2015

In a move designed to offer customers greater access to low pressure molding solutions and its award-winning TECHNOMELT materials, Henkel Adhesive Technologies has formed a partnership with leading molding equipment manufacturer, LPMS USA. "Henkel's new relationship with LPMS USA is a very important development for our Americas-based customers," explains Art Ackerman, Henkel Global...Read More

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Molding Machine offers 7,000 rpm spindle speed.

September 18, 2015

Providing max feed speed of 40 m/min, Powermat 700 features Comfort Set operating concept. Settings can be made manually without tools, and optional machine space monitoring enables axes to be adjusted when machine is running. Smart touch function supports wireless connection between controls and tablet, while large front panel and LED lighting provide visibility, even when hood is closed. To minimize energy use, machine features optimized chip extraction and enlarged extraction hose diameter. Read More

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Midland Mfg Installs New Molding Equipment at Brass Foundry

September 16, 2015

Midland Manufacturing Company, a brass, bronze and aluminum foundry, located in Fort Worth Texas since 1889, is well known for its custom castings, architectural castings and unique product lines. Midland has recently made a major commitment to the future of the industry and our economy by installing a state of the art Sinto molding machine. This horizontally parted flaskless molding machine...Read More

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Ensinger Putnam Adding Three Turnkey Work Cells

May 14, 2015

Ensinger Putnam Precision Molding ordered three turnkey work cells from Wittmann Kunststoffgerte and anticipates having them operational by mid-summer. Ensinger Putnam signed purchase orders at NPE 2015 in Orlando, Florida, in March and projects expending about $600,000 (€541,754) for three all-electric Battenfeld injection molding machines of 61,121 and 198 tons and a plethora of auxiliary...Read More

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3D Systems Showcases Latest 3D Digital Fabrication Capabilities at Moulding Expo

May 12, 2015

ROCK HILL, S.C. - 3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) announced today that it plans to showcase its comprehensive scanning, design, manufacturing and inspection software tools and 3D metal printers that together are designed to drive greater efficiency and productivity in the mold making process at the Moulding Expo in Stuttgart from May 5 - 8, 2015. The 3D Systems booth is located in Hall 6-B 37. During...Read More

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Thermoflex Expands Facility and Injection Molding Capability

March 19, 2015

Morrison, TN– ThermoFlex LLC, manufacturer of thermoformed, vacuum formed, injected molded and thermoset products, has added a 990 ton injection molding machine plus a 3-axis router to its operations. Further, a 300 ton injection molding press is scheduled for installation in late 2015. The company has also expanded its office space to accommodate the needs of its enginnering, accounting,...Read More

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Rogan Adds New Cold Deck System to Its Vertical LSR Molding Machine, Increasing Capacity and Productivity while Reducing Waste and Tooling Costs

June 3, 2014

Northbrook, IL— Rogan Corporation, known for its true two-shot, liquid silicone rubber, and insert molding, has purchased and added a new cold deck system to its vertical Sodick Plustech Liquid Silicone Rubber (LSR) molding machine. The cold deck will reduce the volume of LSR material used during molding by eliminating the sprue and runner waste that occurs with traditional silicone injection...Read More

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Arthur Machinery-Florida offers Tederic Injection Molding Machines

April 16, 2014

Tampa, Florida– Arthur Machinery-Florida in cooperation with Tederic North American Machinery in Palmetto Florida, is offering the Tederic Injection Molding machines. TEDERIC uses German design engineering and Japanese CNC machinery in manufacturing their full range of molding machines. Tederic is economically priced with power saving, precision and servo driven features. These machines...Read More

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MME Group Upgrades Extensive Lineup of Molding Machines

April 3, 2014

St. Paul, MN – MME group is pleased to announce the addition of a new 56 ton Sumitomo-Demag molding machine. The transaction was completed in late March and the new machine will be installed and operational in early April. It replaces an older 35 ton press. The Sumitomo-Demag SE-EV 56 ton all-electric injection-molding machine will provide MME group with...Read More

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Round Fine Centering System suits mold making applications.

January 14, 2014

Heat resistant up to 302°F, Round Fine Centering System provides accurate backlash-free mold alignment, accurate radial bearing side lock, and high initial load capacity. Design allows for pre-centering of mold halves for gentle and synchronous close so injection molded parts are removed without damage. Since system is not limited to 4 corners of mold, mold maker can place unit where there will be more deflection, providing rigidity, optimized open and closure, and minimal wear. Read More

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Molding System suits high-volume PET preform production.

November 20, 2013

Facilitating equipment upgrades while preserving floor space and promoting viable production, HyPET® HPP5 supports use of molds from previous generation products. Polaris™ HMI features 19 in. color LCD, intuitive layout, and ability to monitor/control auxiliaries. Along with integrated Altanium™ temperature controller, features include CoolPik® unit with refrigerator combined cooling and dehumidification. Integrated solution for extended mold life promotes performance and reduce maintenance. Read More

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Hunter Molding and Mold Handling Machinery Part of Watts Water's New WEFCO 2 Lead-Free Foundry

October 8, 2013

Remarkable U.S.-only engineered and equipped foundry praised by New Hampshire Governor and Franklin, NH Mayor for technological initiative and for creating local jobs. SCHAUMBURG, IL — Watts Water Technologies has begun operation of a new lead-free foundry in Franklin, NH that reflects the company's commitment to proactively meet the requirements of the "Reduction of Lead in Drinking Water...Read More

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DME Now Offering Wider Range of Sizes in Top and Side Interlock Product Lines

October 8, 2013

Precision manufactured components made from Melonite offer greater wear resistance Madison Heights, Mich.– With the addition of new sizes to DME's comprehensive offering of durable top and side interlocks, moldmakers now have more design options than ever before. DME's Black and Gold top interlocks and Black and Gold side interlocks provide more positive alignment of mold plates for...Read More

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DME Back at Amerimold 2013 Showcasing Efficiency and Precision

May 24, 2013

Stop by Booth #305 to See Extensive Moldmaking Supplies Offer On June 11-12, you'll find DME in Booth #305 at amerimold 2013 a trade show, technical conference and networking event in Rosemont, IL, that connects mold manufacturing and plastic injection molding. A leading manufacturer of mold technologies, DME will be featuring products from their extensive moldmaking supplies offer including:...Read More

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Molding Machines offer air amplification option.

April 23, 2013

Available as option for Hunter HLM linear-motion machine as well as retrofit for XL automated matchplate molding machines, JetSlinger™ air amplification apparatus is based on Venturi principle that accelerates sand into cope and drag flasks on machines. Impact-assisted, perpendicular flask filling ensures optimized pattern definition with uniform mold hardness and surface integrity. In contrast to conventional blow fill machines, no shroud, seals, or vented flask assemblies are required. Read More

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Hunter Announces Sale to Swedish Foundry

April 15, 2013

SCHAUMBURG, IL — Hunter, the first name in automated matchplate molding machines, sand and mold handling equipment, announced today the sale of an XL 2430 molding machine to Skeppshult Gjuteri AB, a cast iron foundry in Skeppshult, Sweden, world-famous for its cast iron, no-stick cookware. By adding organic rapeseed oil to the raw materials used here, this cast iron foundry pioneered non-stick...Read More

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Automated Matchplate Molding Machine features smooth operation.

April 11, 2013

Minimizing maintenance while promoting stability, HLM Series combines and integrates magnetically coupled rodless cylinders and linear bearings for movements of squeeze platen, cope flask, sand measuring hopper, and other components on machine. Separation of hydraulic power system facilitates maintenance, while linear motion-operated, programmable access doors maximize operator protection. Linear motion machine also features CESAR™ vacuum pattern spray recovery system. Read More

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Laser Texturing Machine handles oversized molds.

October 12, 2012

With mechanical design and digitized process, 5-axis LASER 4000 5Ax adds unique and various textures to oversized molds for range of components covers for automotive and other industries. Unit enables components as large as 3 x 4 m and as heavy as 18 tons to remain stationary on floor while machine's axes move around it, texturing on all part sides if required. Additionally, functionality is capable of 3D distortion of texture and masters texture direction related to part shape. Read More