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Published: 5/6/2019

System Offers 'Lights Out' Mold-Channel Cleaning & Diagnostics
New system automatically cleans mold-cooling lines—including conformal channels—removing rust and calcium, among other deposits, while simultaneously testing for leaks, measuring flow rate and applying rust inhibitor.

Published: 5/1/2019

Where and How to Vent Injection Molds: Part 3
Questioning several “rules of thumb” about venting injection molds.

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: 3/5/2019

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

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

Published: 1/1/2019

Moldmaking in Mexico: A New Frontier
Advancing beyond repairs and maintenance, there is a growing Mexican moldmaking segment, giving local supply and support to the country’s burgeoning automotive sector, among others.

Published: 10/31/2018

Conformal Cooling Helps Get Heat Out and Cycle Time Down
Conformally cooled sprue bushings help automotive molder reduce cycle times and injection pressures for a high-volume component.

Published: 10/8/2018

INCOE Consolidates Michigan Facilities Into New Global Headquarters
Over the month of August, the global hot runner supplier moved its three existing operations in the Detroit area into a new 138,000-ft² facility in Auburn Hills.