Category Archives: Three-Shot

Ford Replaces Glass Lens In F-150 With Molded PC LED

A Quebec-based Tier III manufacturer is combining molding and moldmaking knowhow to make complex lenses for headlamp and other automotive applications that reduce costs and improve lighting quality. [..]

Automotive, Design, Injection Molding, Molds & Moldmaking, North America, Polycarbonate, Three-Shot , , , ,

Engel Has Six 5,500 Tonners In The Field

Where are the biggest injection molding machines in the world (continuing a previous post)? Maurizio Passalacqua, managing director of ENGEL Italia, tells The Molding Blog that Engel has [..]

Europe, Industrial, Injection Molding, Injection Molding, Three-Shot, Two-Shot

Impressive Approach Enables Multi-Function Car Sensor

An amazing amount of injection molding technology goes into a combined rain, light and moisture sensor integrated into the rear view mirror bracket on the windshield of a [..]

Automotive, Design, Europe, Hot runner systems, Indexing, Injection Molding, Injection Molding, Micro Molding, Polycarbonate, Three-Shot , ,

Four-Shot Process Cuts Assembly Time

Phillips-Medisize Corp. (Hudson, WI) is running a four-shot work cell that integrates four parts into one, company officials said in interviews following a press conference at Medical Design [..]

Design, Electronics, Injection Molding, North America, Three-Shot ,

TOP 10 MOLDING TECHNOLOGIES AT K2010: NO. 5

NO. 5: A rotary encoder was produced in a single step in a highly automated demonstration by Arburg of Lossberg, Germany. The automated production used three-component injection molding, [..]

Engineering Thermoplastics, Europe, Industrial, Injection Molding, Magnetic Material, Molds & Moldmaking, Three-Shot , , , ,