Molding Machinery

Crescent Industries Helps Customers Understand the Causes of Shrink and Warp in Plastic Injection Molding
Molding Machinery

Crescent Industries Helps Customers Understand the Causes of Shrink and Warp in Plastic Injection Molding

In order to understand the causes of shrink and warp in custom plastic injection molding, it is essential to comprehend what shrinkage is. Shrinkage is a reduction in size of the molded part as it cools. All injection molded parts shrink, but they do this by different degrees. The amount of shrinkage needs to be accurately predicted. This can best be determined by part size and resin selection....

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Improved Overmold Design For Bulgin Waterproof Connectors
Electrical Connectors

Improved Overmold Design For Bulgin Waterproof Connectors

ISC Engineering introduces a new line of injection overmold tooling for IP rated Bulgin connectors. Determined to stay ahead of the curve ISC offers new standards for IP rated connectors in anticipation of customers demand by introducing molded solutions for ruggedized light weight connectors which withstand harsh industrial environments for power and data signals. Our molded solutions have the...

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Auxiliary Injection Units support multi-material production.
Molding Machinery

Auxiliary Injection Units support multi-material production.

Featuring all-electric, servomotor-driven design,Â- E-Multi Units are suited for multi-material or multi-colored applications. Mold mounted E-Multi EM1 and EM2 are equipped with servo carriage and are designed for applications requiring sprue-break. E-Multi EM3 and EM4 models, capable of shots from 57–499 cc, can be outfitted with radial option that mounts to top of stationary platen....

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Considerations for Sourcing Injection Mold Tooling for Plastic Components
Machining Centers

Considerations for Sourcing Injection Mold Tooling for Plastic Components

When it comes to injection mold building, strong engineering capabilities, technologies and journeymen tool makers provides options and solutions to customers to help mitigate the most difficult aspects of part and mold design.Â- Ã‚ Â  It is critically important to work closely with your injection mold builder from the beginning of your project to maintain risk while helping...

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Injection Molding Machine handles shot sizes from 1-15 cc.
Molding Machinery

Injection Molding Machine handles shot sizes from 1-15 cc.

Suited for clean room and medical applications, MICROLIM™ Liquid Silicone Injection Molding Machine provides shot to shot repeatability.Â- Hybrid servo-pneumatic system features patented plunger design with center shutoff nozzle for accurate shot size control. Machine has maximum clamp force of 17 tons and platen size of 9 x 9 in. Equipped with removable injection head for...

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

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

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...

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The Value of a Documented Tool Transfer Procedure for Injection Molding
Molding Machinery

The Value of a Documented Tool Transfer Procedure for Injection Molding

When it comes to tool transfer for injection molding production relocation - following a well-executed documentation procedure is critical. This is what makes it possible to have uninterrupted production. Considerations for Transfer of Injection Molds from Vendor to Vendor Avoid the inherent stress of the tool transfer by making sure you consider every angle that might be affected by the process....

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Molding Machinery

California Firm Creates New Solar Thermal Market and IoT Heliostat - Earns Spot at Solar Power International

PISMO BEACH, Calif. - Central Coast California solar technology firm LightManufacturing exhibits at the Solar Power International (SPI) expo in Anaheim this week, showing new applications for solar energy and a unique set of products to the massive industry conference.Â- Ã‚  We're not a PV company," explains founder Karl von Kries. "We don't make electricity.  Instead,...

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Molding Machinery

Molding Machine offers 7,000 rpm spindle speed.

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....

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Material Handling Equipment

Midland Mfg Installs New Molding Equipment at Brass Foundry

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- Ã‚  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...

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