3D Systems Supports Redfish Instruments' New Apple Enabled Multimeter
Prototyping Services

3D Systems Supports Redfish Instruments' New Apple Enabled Multimeter

Overview: Redfish Instruments (www.redfishinstruments.com) develops electronic devices that function in tandem with the Apple iPhone, iPad, and iPod-touch. Redfish Instruments' iDVM device is the world's first iPhone, iPad, and iPod-touch enabled digital multimeter that wirelessly transmits voltage, current, and resistance measurements for enhanced visualization, data sharing, and data logging....

Read More »
Plastics

Modified Acetal Copolymer offers cold impact resistance.

Offering weld line strength and fuel resistance, extrudable-grade Hostaform XT20(TM) is suitable for technical pipes and hoses. Product operates at service temperatures from -40 to 80°C while providing chemical resistance, thermal stability, and low water absorption. Material is intended for automotive applications, including fuel lines, pneumatic braking systems, clutches,...

Read More »
Metal Injection Molding Services

Despatch Industries Sells Custom Binder Removal Oven for Metal Injection Molding Application

Minneapolis, Minn., U.S.A. - Despatch Industries, the world's leading thermal processing equipment provider for over one hundred years, recently received an order for a custom LND, nitrogen atmosphere, reach-in oven with PLC control system. The customer, who has purchased similar ovens from Despatch in the past, will use the equipment to perform the binder removal step in their metal injection...

Read More »
LRM a Gold Medalist in SPE Parts Competition
Manufacturing Services

LRM a Gold Medalist in SPE Parts Competition

Rockledge, Florida - LRM Industries International, Inc., headquartered in Rockledge, Florida, is the Society of Plastics Engineers 2011 Parts Competition Winner in heavy gauge vacuum forming, as a Gold Medalist. The winning part is ValuStair(TM), a 22 ft. by 4 ft. unitary thermoplastic staircase, produced using LRM's unique patented STF Sheetless ThermoForming(TM) technology on a production line...

Read More »
Validation of Processes for Custom Injection Molding
Consulting Services

Validation of Processes for Custom Injection Molding

Validation of processes function is to define the method of performing and documenting process validation. This is beneficial to the customer because it provides an opportunity to prevent injection molded product from being manufactured that does not meet their specifications. Customers usually require validation of processes when the product quality can not be verified without destroying the...

Read More »
Rotomolding (Rotational Molding) Services

Beach Erosion Solution Sees Pilot U.S. Installation

After many years of investigation, research and development Granger Plastics Company has a pilot installation of its revolutionary Sandsaver product. The Sandsaver is a natural solution to beach erosion. The Sandsaver is a rotationally molded polyethylene module which both reduces erosion and builds beach at the same time. This practically indestructible part can be used over and over again to...

Read More »
New Injection Moldable Metal Alloys from Cool Polymers Successfully Demo'd at Milacron Function
Plastic Injection Molding Services

New Injection Moldable Metal Alloys from Cool Polymers Successfully Demo'd at Milacron Function

Offers OEMs and Custom Molders a New Way to Expand Services and Product Lines BATAVIA, OH - Cool Polymers, Inc. recently highlighted the molding of Xyloy(TM) injection moldable metal alloys on Milacron Roboshot all-electric plastic injection molding machines. The demonstration took place at an open house sponsored by Milacron, a leading manufacturer of injection molding machines. Hundreds of...

Read More »
Molds

Injection Molding Process Validation Using Scientific Molding

Developing the process validation around the following four plastic variables allows the flexibility to move the validated mold and process to any comparable molding machine. Plastic Melt Temperature Use the material manufactures recommended melt temperature for process development and verify with a calibrated melt probe to check the plastic melt temperature. As a general rule of thumb the heat...

Read More »
Plastic Injection Molding Services

A. Schulman Wins Four Society of Plastics Engineers' European Automotive Awards, Including Innovation Award for Seat Belt Microphone for Audi

AKRON, Ohio, Nov. 18, 2010 - A. Schulman, Inc. (Nasdaq: SHLM) recently received four 2010 Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) European automotive awards, including the highly prestigious Innovation Award for the seat belt microphone manufactured for Audi. The award-winning seat belt microphone for the Audi R8 Spyder allows drivers to make and receive clear and undisturbed hands-free cell phone...

Read More »
Plastics

Freudenberg-NOK's FluoroXprene® Materials Recognized as Game-Changing Supplier Innovation

PLYMOUTH, Mich. -- Freudenberg-NOK General Partnership's long-standing commitment to cutting-edge research and innovative products has garnered new praise in the auto industry. The company's FluoroXprene® fluoroelastomer, a unique family of thermoplastic materials that process like plastic but have the flexibility and resistance of elastomers, has been chosen as a finalist in the 2011...

Read More »

All Topics