Tag Archives: Hytrel

Plastic Gear Cuts Interior Noise in the Ford Focus

Ford is switching from a steel gear to injection molded plastic to reduce noise levels in a window motor. Noting that there are close to 30 small electric [..]

Asia, Automotive, Design, Elastomers, Europe, Injection Molding, North America, polypropylene , , , , , , ,

TOP 10 MOLDING TECHNOLOGIES AT K2010: NO. 2

No. 2:  It seemed that bioplastics came of age as a molding material at K2010. Their primary application for many years will remain throwaway packaging. But several producers [..]

Electronics, Europe, Injection Molding, North America, Packaging, PLA, Polyhydroxyalkanoates , , , , , , ,