Tag Archives: injection mold

Printable Steel Powder Targets Molds, Tools

An improved additively manufactured steel suitable for use in injection molds may be on the way. NanoSteel, a producer of nanostructured steel materials based in Providence, Rhode Island, [..]

Additive manufacturing, Molds & Moldmaking ,

Tiny Brush Is Produced in Highly Automated Cell

Engel and two partners will show an interesting display of cell integration at Plastec West that was first shown at K2016 last October. An all-plastic interdental brush developed [..]

Automation/Robots, Consumer Goods, Injection Molding, Injection Molding, Molds & Moldmaking , ,

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 [..]

Acrylic, Electronics, Micro Molding, Molds & Moldmaking, Polycarbonate , , , , ,

Mold-Masters Announces ‘SmartMold’

Mold-Masters has developed a product called SmartMold that is described on the Milacron Web site as “a small powerful PC fully integrated with sensors in the hot runner.” [..]

Molds & Moldmaking, North America , ,

LSR: Arburg Will Demonstrate New Optically Clear Lens

The latest technology in liquid silicone rubber (LSR) injection molding will be on display at Medical Design & Manufacturing Minneapolis next month in a demonstration by Arburg, 2KM, [..]

Electronics, LSR, LSR, North America , ,

GM Targets SLS For Conformally Cooled Molds

General Motors is developing new mold making technology that reduces skill levels required to design optimum conformal cooling channels as well as improves cooling times. The technology is [..]

Additive manufacturing, Automotive, Molds & Moldmaking, South America , , ,

Fakuma: RocTool, KM Will Show Film-Free Special Effects

RocTool and KraussMaffei will team up at the upcoming Fakuma trade show in Germany on a demonstration of interesting surface effects that can be created with a dynamically [..]

Cooling/Heating, Europe, Injection Molding , , ,

Moldmaking Startup Will Make A Splash At NPE2015

A moldmaking startup based in Windsor, Connecticut is growing rapidly from a zero start five years ago and plans a splash at NPE2015 with two mold demonstrations, one [..]

Cooling/Heating, Injection Molding, Medical, Molds & Moldmaking , , ,

Black Forest Mold Maker Shows Us the Path

Toothbrush manufacturing seems like an odd platform on which to build a global automation business that includes a significant two-component mold design and production component. But that’s exactly [..]

Bioplastics, Consumer Goods, Europe, Indexing, Injection Molding, Injection Molding, Molds & Moldmaking ,