Tag Archives: PBT

Airbus Targets High-Heat Resins With Proprietary SLS Process

Airbus is commercializing a new additive manufacturing technology designed to permit greater use of high-performance engineering plastics such as polyphenylene sulfide (PPS), polyetheretherketone (PEEK), PBT-type polyester, various polyamides, [..]

Additive manufacturing, Aircraft, Europe , , , ,

Collaboration Impressive on Lincoln’s New Front Camera

Seven different engineering plastics from five producers are used in a complex camera deployment mechanism hidden behind the badge emblem in the 2016 Lincoln MKX. Ford has filed [..]

Automotive, Composites, Engineering Thermoplastics, Injection Molding, Injection Molding, North America, Polyacetal, Polyamides , , , , , , , , , , ,

Toray Plans Commercialization of Bio-PBT Molding Compound

An injection molding plastic made with renewable feedstocks generated by a genetically engineered microorganism is being sampled as a prelude to mass production by Japanese chemical giant Toray. [..]

Asia, Automotive, Bioplastics, Electronics, Green, Injection Molding, North America ,

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 , , , ,