Category Archives: Two-Shot

Bemis, Milacron Team To Develop Servo Co-Injection

The efficiencies of co-injection molding and servo pumps are combining in a unique hybrid machine developed by Milacron (Batavia, Ohio) for Bemis Manufacturing, one of America’s largest injection [..]

Automotive, Consumer Goods, North America, Two-Shot , ,

Egg Cartons: Molded Pulp Or Molded Polypropylene?

The big German trade shows usually open up one day (often Sundays) to boost traffic and allow consumers to cherry pick interesting items from demonstrations. So you might [..]

Consumer Goods, Design, Europe, In-Mold Decorating, Injection Molding, polypropylene, Two-Shot , ,

Two-Shot Molding Process Combines Polyacetal and TPE

Ford is reducing costs 25% and improving reliability in a window lift carrier plate in the new Ford escape with an innovative two-shot injection molding process with overhead [..]

Automotive, Design, Elastomers, North America, Polyacetal, Two-Shot , , ,

Engel Shows Auto Interior With Phone-Like Controls

One of the particularly innovative exhibits at NPE20912 held in Orlando, FL last week was an automotive interior console with touchpad controls – no buttons or switches. It [..]

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New DuPont Technology Boosts Molding Productivity

Interesting new molding technology is quietly being implemented by DuPont in Europe. A new electronic connector gasket from Dana integrates wiring harness, power connectors and Zytel nylon and [..]

Automotive, Design, Engineering Thermoplastics, Europe, Injection Molding, Injection Molding, Polyacetal, Polyamides, Two-Shot , , , , , ,


NO. 7: In an interesting display of automation, molded parts combining two different decorative finishes and two types of plastic were produced by Sumitomo (SHI) Demag in one [..]

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