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Published: 4/1/2019

Part 2: Back to Basics on Mold Venting
Here’s how to get the most out of your stationary mold vents.

Published: 3/19/2019

Mold-Clamping Details for Profit
Taking time to sweat the details of clamping is not much fun, but they do make a difference in a company’s bottom line.

Published: 3/18/2019

Part 1: Back to Basics on Mold Venting
Here’s what you need to know to improve the quality of your parts and to protect your molds.

Published: 3/8/2019

Molder Increases Capabilities—But Not Risk—With Flexible Two-Shot Technology
A customer request for multi-material molding presented a market opportunity and potential financial peril: How do you add two-shot without also overextending yourself from an investment perspective?

Published: 3/6/2019

‘Mini’ Low-Pressure Injection Machine Makes Large, Thick Parts at Low Cost
It can mold 70-lb parts 1 in. thick using 100% regrind, and it can reproduce micro surface detail. Add to that its small size, frugal energy consumption, and zero upfront cost.

Published: 3/5/2019

Time to Turn Up the Heat on Your Hot-Runner Maintenance Program
Molders are running more hot-runner manifolds than ever, a trend that’s expected to continue. But once you have them, you need to keep them in shape. Follow these tips to get going.

Published: 2/1/2019

What’s With All the Static?
Static buildup on polymers can cause a variety of problems, some rather unpleasant. Yet there’s an inexpensive way to eliminate it, and we have data as proof.

Published: 2/1/2019

What You Should Know About Injection Mold Safety Straps
Every mold should have one in order to be safe and OSHA compliant.

Published: 2/1/2019

Plentiful News in Hot Runners at Fakuma Show
More compact hot runners, even for large parts; smarter controls; unusual nozzle designs; remote mold monitoring; and a new source of LSR cold-runners.

Published: 2/1/2019

Aluminum Tooling Answers Hard Questions
Check your preconceptions about aluminum production tooling at Phoenix Proto’s door.