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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... Read More
Woodland Plastics Corporation, a custom thermoset molder in Addison, Ill., recently installed a new 88-ton Arburg ALLROUNDER thermoset molding machine in February, 2016.Â The new Arburg machine provides injection and injection-compression molding of thermoset materials, including phenolics and bulk molding compounds (BMCs).Â By investing in the 88-ton thermoset molding machine, Woodland... Read More
Henkel Forms Partnership with LPMS USA to Broaden Customer Access to TECHNOMELT Low Pressure Molding ProcessesSep 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 Product... Read More
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.Â 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... Read More
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.Â Â Midland has recently made a major commitment to the future of the industry and our economy byÂ installing a state of the art Sinto molding machine.Â This horizontally parted flaskless... Read More
Ensinger Putnam Precision Molding ordered three turnkey work cells from Wittmann KunststoffgerÃ¤te 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
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 the... Read More
Morrison, TNÂ – 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.Â The company has also expanded its office space to accommodate the needs of its enginnering,... 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 CostsJun 03, 2014
Northbrook, ILÂ — 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... Read More
Tampa, FloridaÂ – 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.Â These machines... Read More
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 improved... Read More
Heat resistant up to 302Â°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... Read More
Facilitating equipment upgrades while preserving floor space and promoting viable production, HyPETÂ® 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 CoolPikÂ® unit with refrigerator combined cooling... Read More
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
Precision manufactured components made from Melonite offer greater wear resistance Madison Heights, Mich.Â – 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 longer... Read More
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
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.Â Impact-assisted, perpendicular flask filling ensures optimized pattern definition with uniformÂ mold hardness and surface integrity. In... Read More
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.Â By adding organic rapeseed oil to the raw materials used here, this cast iron foundry pioneered... Read More
Minimizing maintenance while promoting stability, HLM SeriesÂ 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.Â Separation of hydraulic power system facilitates maintenance, while linear motion-operated, programmable access doors maximize operator protection.... Read More
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.Â 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... Read More