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Injection Molding

Injection Molding: Work Stations Promote Lean Operations

Customized workflow stations help keep injection molders' plant floors organized.

All Electric & Hybrid Machines

Injection Molding: New Electric Presses Are Industry 4.0-Ready

Nissei’s upcoming NEX-V Series will have OPC-UA protocol standard in its new controller, ready to integrate with auxiliaries.
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Injection Molding

Injection Molding: Artificial Intelligence Predicts Part Quality

AI software “learns” via DOE the influence of process variables on part quality and applies that “learning” to make good/bad part determination in production.
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Molds & Tooling

Tooling: ‘Reverse Cube’ Puts New Spin On Two-Component Molding

For two-component molding, splitting the cube mold into halves that rotate in opposite directions provides thermal isolation and long cooling times for both materials.
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Heating & Cooling

Heating/Cooling: Advanced Mold-temperature Control at K 2019 Show

Larger electronic TCU and automatic mold blow-out function debut from Engel.
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Injection Molding

Injection Molding: Tiny Cavity-Pressure Sensor Shrinks Further

Kistler’s ultra-compact sensor gets even smaller.
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Injection Molding

Injection Molding: Optimize Screw Recovery for Better Melt Quality, Less Wear

Engel’s new iQ melt control extends plastication time as much as possible without lengthening the cycle.
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Injection Molding

Injection Molding: Making Melt Temperature A Useful Tool for Process Control

Portable, standalone data monitor replaces a laptop. Newest system uses melt thermal data to signal injection fill-to-pack switchover.
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Injection Molding

Injection Molding: Mobile Wireless Terminal For Injection Press Control

Boy adds WLAN control tablet with Procan Alpha functionality.
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Multi-Component

Injection Molding: First Look at Vertical Multicomponent Press

Wittmann Battenfeld's new VPower machine in Combimould version   exhibited at K 2019.
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