Category Archives: Micro Molding

Medical Micro Is A Hot Business

Micro molding capabilities continue to grow among an elite supply base as demand accelerates at about 10 percent annually, more than triple overall American economic growth. At the [..]

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Unique Micro Molder Makes Internal Threads

Successful micro molding machines are highly customized. Some players such as Accumold build their own machines to meet demands of specific molds. A relatively new German micro molder [..]

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Isometric Ramps Up Micro Molding

The small, but elite, club of custom micro injection molders in the United States has a new member. Isometric Micromolding of New Richmond, Wisconsin, is now rapidly ramping [..]

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Extraction Unit Allows Safe Molding of Teflon

Technical parts made from Teflon are often machined because the polymer begins to decompose into hazardous fluorocarbon gases above 662°F. German electronics equipment producer Rohde & Schwarz, however, [..]

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Microfluidics Heat Up At MD&M West

The state of the art in microfluidics, which allow integration of many medical tests on a single chip, will be a highlight at MD&M West, Feb. 7-9 in Anaheim, [..]

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Microsoft Invents Micro Molded Light Guides

Microsoft has developed a micro injection molding technology to make light guides for handheld and other electronic devices. The micro light guide receives light from an illuminator and [..]

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MTD Micro Molding Orders Ultrasion Ultrasonic Machine

MTD Micro Molding, a long time innovator in the production of miniature parts, will soon begin work with an Ultrasion ultrasonic injection molding machine. The technology, which was [..]

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Wireless Medical Devices Drive Growth at Phillips-Medisize

Phillips-Medisize is investing significantly in new personnel and equipment in response to a trend in drug delivery toward smaller, smarter, wirelessly connected electronic devices. Chris Conger, former VP [..]

Additive manufacturing, Amorphous Metals, Asia, Automotive, Cooling/Heating, Defense, Design, Electronics, Europe, Injection Molding, Medical, Metal Injection Molding (MIM), Micro Molding, North America, Two-Shot ,

New LNP PBT Targets Fast-Growing Nano Molding Process

One sign of the significant and growing success of Japanese Nano Molding Technology is that SABIC has developed a new PBT-type polyester compound that specifically targets its applications, [..]

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LSR Will Take Center Stage At NPE2015

Liquid silicone rubber is an increasingly important competitive weapon for American injection molders. Molding technologies are advancing, creating new opportunities for the thermoset elastomer, which boasts an impressive [..]

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