Category Archives: Comolding

Milacron Beefs Up Auxiliary Injection Units

Auxiliary injection units were hot at K2013, and the beat keeps on going. They can dramatically boost productivity at minimal cost, creating quick co-injection capabilities. Milacron is beefing [..]

Auxiliary Equipment, Co-Injection, Comolding, North America ,

All-Rite Prospers With Focus on Metal/Plastics Assemblies

One interesting example of the make-over of American manufacturing is All-Rite Industries of Lake Zurich, Illinois, which has tripled in size in less than five years by providing [..]

Automation/Robotics, Automotive, Comolding, Design, Engineering Thermoplastics, Injection Molding, Injection Molding, Joining, North America, Polyamides , , ,

Innovation Eases Overmolding of Decorated Gun Stocks

Good news for recreational hunters: A new molding technology makes it substantially easier to mold soft grips on decorated hard-plastic stocks. Jim Ryan, president of Polymer Injection Molding [..]

Comolding, Design, Elastomers, Insert Molding, North America, Sports

TOP 10 MOLDING TECHNOLOGIES AT K2010: NO. 1

No. 1:  Development of reinforced laminate sheets that can be used as structural components was a great technical innovation on display at K 2010. At the heart of [..]

Automotive, Comolding, Compounding, Engineering Thermoplastics, Europe, Industrial, Injection Molding, Injection Molding, Polyamides, Reinforcing Material , , , , , ,

One Tool Equals Three Processes

A German molder in the Bodensee district is showing off an interesting new co-molding approach that combines hard and soft plastic parts. The process is described in an [..]

Automotive, Comolding, Design, Europe, Injection Molding, Polyurethane foam ,