Tag Archives: Micromolding

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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What Is The Smallest Part Ever Injection Molded?

MTD Micro Molding of Charlton, Massachusetts, molded an ophthalmic implant part made from EVA weighing just 0.00000313 grams. One of the keys, according to a recent post on [..]

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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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New Molding Machines Facilitate Silicone Growth

The silicone elastomers market is estimated to grow 8.2  per cent a year though 2019, reaching a global market for all processes of $10.2 billion, according to a recent [..]

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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 ,

Micro Plastic Lens Improves Vision

Precision micro plastic components, aluminum mirrors and polarizing film combine in a U.S.-funded research project to improve vision. The telescopic contact lens magnifies 2.8 times. “We think these [..]

Medical

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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