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Additive Manufacturing Systems

Stratasys Expands FDM and PolyJet 3D Printing Material Options

MINNEAPOLIS and REHOVOT, Israel - Stratasys Ltd.Â-  (Nasdaq: SSYS), a leading global provider of 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions, introduced new colors for its ASA thermoplastic and expanded its Digital Materials. ASA now offers the most color options of any FDM material.  Endur Digital Materials can produce parts with thin walls or living hinges.  Launched...

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Color Consistency for Injection Molded Parts Poses a Challenge
Rubber

Color Consistency for Injection Molded Parts Poses a Challenge

This becomes apparent when it comes to mating parts in any assembly where colors need to match 100 percent.Â-  Pre-colored plastic is used in the injection molding process so the molded part emerges in the specified color and finish.  There is no need for painting, plating or other finishing steps. The color becomes an integral part of the component, and the color is not just on the...

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Polishers

PR Hoffman Custom Builds First Servo RS 6600 Series Double-Sided Grinding and Polishing Machine for Sydor Optics

Sydor Optics (ITAR Registered, ISO 9001:2008 Certified) is excited to announce their new double-sided grinding and polishing capabilities with the addition of the PR Hoffman Servo RS 6600 machine. The 6600 was custom engineered by PR Hoffman based on Sydor's need for a thinner center thickness on large format optics. The older Mark IV double-sided machines were capable of polishing parts up...

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Improved Injection Molded Solutions for Embedded Electronics
Electric Wire, Cable and Cable Assemblies

Improved Injection Molded Solutions for Embedded Electronics

With the turn of the Century over molding embedded electronics has evolved from a niche into a market of its own within the expanding cable assembly industry. With printed circuit board assemblies becoming compact and cost effective when it comes to input/output (I/O) connections. Continued advancement in PCBA technology combined with an over molded package design, provide significant advantages...

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Unilever Leverages 3D Printing Injection Molds, Slashing Lead Times for Prototype Parts by 40%
Additive Manufacturing Systems

Unilever Leverages 3D Printing Injection Molds, Slashing Lead Times for Prototype Parts by 40%

Utilizing Stratasys' PolyJet technology, Unilever 3D prints injection mold tools to create prototype parts in final material, for full functional and consumer testing Company also sees reduction in thermoforming lead times by approximately 35% during conceptual phase using its Fortus 360mc 3D Production System Minneapolis Rehovot, Israel — Stratasys Ltd. (Nasdaq:SSYS), a global leader of 3D...

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Electroforming Services

Metrigraphics Launches Advanced 3D Electroforming Services

Wilmington, MA –Â- Metrigraphics, a process development and manufacturing resource for ultra-miniature passive circuits and structures, today announced it has launched advanced 3D electroforming services. These services are an ideal solution for OEMs looking to integrate complex multilevel structures manufactured at an almost atomic level of precision - and who also require high...

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Teknor Apex and Arkema Team up to Make Housewrap Film Compounds with Renewable Content and Wide Choice of Film Permeabilities
Molding Services

Teknor Apex and Arkema Team up to Make Housewrap Film Compounds with Renewable Content and Wide Choice of Film Permeabilities

Teknor Apex Produces Multiple Compounds of Its Terraloy® Bioplastic with Arkema’s Pebax® Elastomer, Making Possible a Range of Breathable Films for Housewrap PAWTUCKET, RI, U.S.A.,Â- – Teknor Apex Company and Arkema Inc. have entered into a strategic alliance that will broaden the range of breathable films by combining Arkema’s Pebax® thermoplastic elastomer (TPE)...

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Long Fiber Reinforced Nylon Composites offer smooth surface.
Nylon

Long Fiber Reinforced Nylon Composites offer smooth surface.

By producing smooth finish on external surfaces, Velocity® Series of High-flow Nylon 6 and 66 LFT Composites facilitate injection molding of high glass or carbon fiber content materials. Resin-rich surface free of fibers makes colors appear vibrant, is capable of holding fine embossed details, and virtually eliminates need for any type of secondary finishing operations.

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Molding Services

Pigmented Plastic fuses color into injection molded products.

Used for decorating PE and PP plastic products, Polyfuze is composed of pigmented plastic that withstands all wear testing and is 100% permanent. Multi-colored technologyÂ- can be applied using traditional hot stamp machinery and fuses or welds into PE/PP plastic product as permanent part of product itself. Able to be recycled with PE/PP plastic products, polymer-based graphics solution can...

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Visible Competence for Large Diameter Pipe Extrusion Lines
Extrusion Services

Visible Competence for Large Diameter Pipe Extrusion Lines

High product quality with extrusion lines from battenfeld-cincinnati appreciated worldwide battenfeld-cincinnati has successfully installed more than 100 PO and PVC pipe extrusion lines for diameters from 800 mm upwards so farÂ- - convincing evidence of market leadership in the area of large diameter pipe extrusion lines. Thanks to its many years of experience in the production of extruders...

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