MICRO-MOLDING

MTD Micro Molding Completes Expansion

The Massachusetts based micro molder and moldmaker has added 11,700-ft2 to its facility, effectively doubling its clean room manufacturing space.

Join the Conversation!

In this Tech Day session, experts Walter Smith of Nordson and Steve DeAngelis of Davis-Standard will speak about new developments in high-speed sheet extrusion and next-generation tooling.

Fakuma Show Goes On (Digitally) for Wittmann Battenfeld

Self-contained inline scrap integration; medical, LSR, and packaging Cells; an MES Upgrade and more to be introduced virtually.
#industry4-0

Make Your Mark in Plastics Technology’s 'Top Shops' Survey

Benchmark your injection molding operation by being a part of our annual survey. Learn more about “best-in-class” practices that separate the tops shops from the rest.
#topshops #editorial #bestpractices

Micromolder Makuta Adopts Carbon 3D Printing

Special printing process opens up new business for custom injection molder in functional prototypes and short runs of complex parts.

KNOW HOW: EXPERT ADVICE

Pay Attention to Heat Transfer

Money will be lost if cooling is not done right.

Small Machines with Big Technology Portfolio

Boy Machines is demonstrating more technology “bang for the buck.”
#npe

NPE2018 New Technology Focus: Micromolding is Big

Micromolding is a growing force in medical, electronics and micromechanical parts.
#npe

At the Arburg Exhibit, ‘Seeing Is Believing’

Arburg is showing the breadth of its products, its expertise as a solutions provider, and the depth of its local support for U.S. customers.
#npe

Sumitomo’s Theme: Productivity + Flexibility + Reliability

Sumitomo Demag aims to demonstrate a combination of speed, flexibility, proprietary technologies, and automation with six machine cells running at NPE2018.

NPE2018 New Technology Focus: Healthy Interest in Medical

Medical molding is a big presence at NPE.

NPE2018 New Technology Focus: Multicomponent Injection and Blow Molding Demos

Multicolor and multimaterial molding includes composites, LSR, and even barrier preforms and bottles at this show.

Nissei Shows a Variety of Energy-Saving Presses

Nissei of Japan brings its latest all-electric and servo-hydraulic injection machines to NPE.
#npe

New Self-Contained Micromolding System

Enclosed micromolding cell injects parts down to 0.001 g.
#npe

Boy Machines Shows Its Full Range in Orlando

From a micromolder to a 110-ton LSR press, Boy will have six machines on display. 
#npe

Arburg Molding Cells Show Off LSR, High-Speed Packaging, Automotive Composites, and Industry 4.0

Arburg’s nine exhibits include an Allrounder 1120H (730 U.S. tons), molding eight components of folding step stool from a family mold and assembling via robot.

Injection Molding: Wittmann’s U.S. Debut of Two Machines, New Robots & Auxiliaries at NPE

A high-speed packaging machine, two-shot micromolder, and new high-end and economical robots, plus several new auxiliaries bow in at NPE.

Injection Molding: At NPE, U.S. Debut of Arburg’s Largest Machine Yet in a Brand-New Design

Besides a brand-new machine design, Arburg will present cells molding automotive composites, medical, LSR, and packaging applications, as well as Industry 4.0 multiprocess integration and Freeformer 3D printing.