Molds & Tooling
Senior Staff Reporter
More from Bruce Adams
Presses meld technologies to enhance performance
Injection molding machine makers demonstrated or announced new or updated hybrid models.
Jan 15th, 2020
Thermal blankets put on extruders for safety offer quick energy payback
Jan 2nd, 2020
Hybrids take K 2019 spotlight
Jan 1st, 2020
Robot maker emphasizes speed, safety, versatility
Dec 30th, 2019
Hot Runner Systems
Ewikon upgrades nozzle, adds Smart Control for hot-runner systems
The nozzle now has a coil heater integrated into the pressure tube for stable heating and an even temperature profile, and is designed to cover a broad range of possible shot weights.
Dec 26th, 2019
Problem Solved: Robot safely, consistently trims rotomolded parts
Diversified Plastics Inc. hired Rock Lake Robotics to program and install a Yaskawa robot to handle products that require a high degree of skill and experience to trim properly.
Dec 19th, 2019
IMM makers turn on the juice for innovation
Haitian, Wittmann Battenfeld, Chen Hsong, Nissei and Stork tout new, upgraded all-electric presses.
Dec 15th, 2019
Sumitomo all-electrics tackle medical, automotive parts
Sumitomo (SHI) Demag launched its largest all-electric press at K 2019 and also showed an IntElect S 180 IMM specially optimized for medical molding.
Dec 2nd, 2019
Cindia outlines plastics industry, rep business challenges
Dec 1st, 2019
Data-monitoring system has company poised for Industry 4.0
Smart Attend helps injection molder Mahle North America meet its goals.
Nov 11th, 2019