PT ZONE: In-Mold Decorating

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A process to decorate a hybrid composite/thermoplastic part with a decorative film in one mold was among several new decorating technologies exhibited at K 2016 by The Kurz Group.

New Cure for the Headaches of In-Mold Labeling/Decorating

New IML/IMD method combines the best aspects of precut label stacks and labels on a roll with none of their drawbacks.

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Special cold-sprue bushing and third LSR-specific injection unit create finished, sealed automotive duct in 55 seconds.

Finnish Startup Gets In-Mold Structural Electronics (IMSE) Lighting Patent

TactoTek’s newly-patented technology available for licensing.

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In-Mold Decorating

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In-mold decorating eliminates a post-processing operation by allowing parts to be decorated during the molding cycle. Benefits are said to include enhanced manufacturing productivity, overall system cost reductions and greater design flexibility.


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