Since graphite and copper provide approximately the same surface finish, one must consider the shop - floor environment - and examine the advantages and disadvantages before choosing a material.Introducing the New Editorial Advisory Board
MoldMaking Technology magazine introduces its new Editorial Advisory Board.EDM Brokers: Providing Matches Made in Heaven
Brokers marry buyers and sellers without using machinery dealers - resulting in both parties making a better deal.Avoid Bad Planning
MoldMaking Technology magazine's readers share their opinion on how moldmakers can avoid mistakes in planning during a mold build.Crown Mold & Machine: Success Lies in Diversification
Treating its customers and employees like royalty, this moldmaker's niche markets are its formula for success.Choosing a High-Speed Spindle for Moldmaking
Many factors - such as mounting style and lubrication choices - need to be considered when choosing a high-speed spindle.Why Attend Another Trade Show?
Attending a trade show during a slow economy may give your company that boost it's been looking for.How to Lower Leadtimes Through Spindle Retrofits
By adding a secondary high-speed spindle to their machining centers, moldmakers can gain higher speeds at a lower cost.Standardized Tooling and Automation Take the Lead Role
A moldmaker and its automation supplier team up to create a global competitor.The Basics of Tool Management
Proper tool management is the key to saving money - and maybe even saving your business.