February 2015 ISSUE
More film processors are investing in lines with nine or more layers. With more resin possibilities and combinations coming into play, it’s important to learn more about material rheology and compatibility, as well as die design.
Molds & Tooling
Often overlooked as a small part of an automation system, clever end-of-arm tooling techniques and designs can improve part quality, heighten efficiency, and eliminate headaches for any molder.
Tooling Know How
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Market Watch: Slower Growth for Medical Devices
Resin Prices: Commodity Resin Prices Still Dropping