TOOLING

Molds & Tooling

Tooling: Two-Stage Ejector for Off Center Mounting

Hasco’s Z1697/ two-stage ejector targets off center mounting, particularly for larger molds where the ejector system activation requires high forces.

Molds & Tooling

Tooling: Locating Rings Add Sizes

Hasco has added new inner diameters and location depths to its line of locating rings.

Molds & Tooling

Tooling: Modular Plates Add Dimensions and Variations

More than 1500 additional dimensions and variants of Hasco’s K-Standard machined plates are now available in the company’s online shop.

Mold Maintenance

PCS Company Launches New Website

The mold component supplier says the new site will feature faster load times and a more user friendly experience, including a responsive design that allows users to view it on any device.

Mold Maintenance

iD Additives to Host Virtual Open House

iD Additives Inc. will host the mold-maintenance-themed event Wednesday, August 5 from 9 a.m.-12 noon CST.

Molds & Tooling

Tooling: Slide Unit Adds Two Sizes

Meusburger’s E 3310 TT slide unit adds two new sizes with slide surfaces of 8 by 6 mm and 18 by 14 mm.

Molds & Tooling

Moldworx Consolidates Into Single facility

The injection molder and moldmaker has combined those functionalities into a single operation in Chandler, Ariz.

Tooling Know How

Tooling: How to Properly Size Gates, Runners and Sprues; Part 5 of 5

Get the sprue, runner and gate sizes close to ideal the first time around.
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Mold Maintenance

New Mold Grease Smooths Operations for Troublesome Tool

Switching to a new synthetic grease helped an injection molder keep a difficult die running, eliminating unplanned downtime and cutting scrap.
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Injection Molding

iMFLUX Leverages Its Resources to Fight Coronavirus

P&G’s subsidiary pressed its design and moldmaking expertise into service to make face shields and nasal test swabs for the COVID-19 pandemic.
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