SLIDESHOW: Technology Showcase, Mold Maintenance and Repair

This year marks the third edition of our Mold Maintenance and Repair supplement, so I've now named October Mold Maintenance and Repair month. Before the month gets away from us, I want to make sure you were able to read about some of the products and equipment specific to that segment of the moldmaking process.

Mold Maintenance and Repair

A Deep Clean

With the right detergent formulation and concentration, cycle time, operating temperature, and equipment, ultrasonic cleaning offers a bottom-line-friendly option for mold cleaning.

Cutting Tools

Analyze This

Examining a cutting tool’s performance values, not just its cost, reveals the true efficiency of machining processes.

MoldMaking Technology Magazine
October Issue

This month in MMT

Mold Components

Improving Ejector Plate Alignment

An alignment system can provide a more reliable mold by reducing wear on the moving ejector components.

Surface Treatment

Laser Engraving Boosts Welder’s Capabilities

The addition of laser engraving services has boosted this Ohio welding company’s business by about 10 percent.
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Finding, Training & Retaining Employees

In this multi-part series of articles, contributor Ryan Pohl, a journeyman CNC machinist who also holds a master's degree in industrial training and development, addresses the skilled-labor shortage and its potential to dramatically hinder the future sustainability and growth of the moldmaking industry.