PT ZONE: Mold Maintenance

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More Effective Mold Maintenance: It’s All About the Data

When tooling issues are shutting down presses daily and you can’t muster the mold maintenance and operating records to figure out why, then like the song says, “Who ya gonna call?” The answer to that question proved crucial to Cosmetic Specialties International (CSI), LLC in Oxnard, Calif.

Maintenance Training? Show Me the Money

Training works best if a goals are set and a plan is established to meet them.

The Cost of Doing Nothing

Most people usually associate costs with doing something.

Maintenance Terms of Endearment

Look closely at your company’s mold maintenance language and formalize your approach to create a clear and concise picture—one that can be measured.

TOOLING AT NPE: Hot Runners & Coinjection Grab Spotlight

Tooling innovations at NPE focused primarily on multi-cavity closure and medical applications, though there was also a substantial emphasis on large automotive and appliance parts.

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Mold Maintenance


To keep a mold running it needs to be properly maintained and repaired. Essential processes include mold tryout, welding, cleaning and retrofitting.

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