A look at trends and challenges facing moldmakers that have driven software enhancements, and considerations for simulation software selection.How to Justify New Machine Tool Technology
A look at some of the factors influencing the success of your machining center investment.Vacuum Heat Treating of Tool Steels
Tool steel refers to a variety of carbon and alloy steels that are particularly well-suited to be made into tools, however, special attention needs to be paid during their heat treatment so as to achieve the best properties for a given application.Benefiting from the Properties of High-Strength Aluminum
When designed and engineered properly, high-strength aluminum has become a mainstream tooling material.Multi-Tasking in Moldmaking
How and when to best apply multi-task machining and a look at the importance of the right programming system for these machines as well as considerations when reviewing your in-house programming software.Increase Mold Protection, Decrease Cycle Times
How to achieve optimal cycle times with the right plating option and the role of early involvement between molder/OEM.Avoiding Common Mistakes Made During Part Design
For moldmakers considering adding additive manufacturing to their portfolio of value- added services—whether in-house or outsourced—here are some tips to provide your customers with effective, upfront product design collaboration.
Case Study / Software, Consumer.3-D Printing Provides New Options for Prototyping, Moldmaking
Case Study / Additive Manufacturing.
Has your company been looking for a solution to indoor air quality problems that are prevalent in the plastics moldmaking industry, but unable to find a cost-effective solution that fits your needs?
EDM Technology; Eastec Booth #1116Productivity-Increasing CAM
ESPRIT 2011; Eastec Booth #5363Round Parts Inspection
O-INSPECT; Eastec Booth #3143Integrated CAM Systems
CAM Systems; Eastec Booth # 5326Five-Axis Machining
VMX30; Eastec Booth #1205Five-Axis Milling Technologies
EDM/5-Axis Milling; Eastec Booth #1224Cutting Tools/End Mills
High Technology Cutting Tools; Eastec Booth #5463Machine Stimulation/Optimization Software
VERICUT CNC; Eastec Booth #5344High Productivity End Mills
HPC End Mills; Eastec Booth #5228End Mills/Inserts/Cutting Tools
Carbide/Ceramic Inserts and Cutting Tools; Eastec Booth #5317Sinker/Wire EDM
AG40L and AG600L; Eastec Booth #1205Performance Ball Nose
Finish-Ball; Eastec Booth #5367Machining Software
Mastercam X5; Eastec.Booth #5249Fine-Pitch Mills
H400; Eastec Booth #5426High-Productivity End Mills
Emuge Corp. (West Boylston, MA) offers expanded lines of High Productivity Cutting (HPC) solid carbide end mills for a broadened application range.Direct-Drive Rotary Systems
Direct Drive Rotary System; Eastec Booth #5045Advanced Manufacturing Software
CAMWorks 2011; Eastec Booth #5458
Inside insight on the moldmaking industry's challenges, strengths and growth potential.
Total Mold Business Index for March 2011: 53.0.
JM Mold South, Inc.: Constant Reinvention Results in Growth, Success.2011 Leadtime Leader Awards: Large Shop Honorable Mention
MSI Mold Builders: Redefining Mold Manufacturing with Incremental Approval Approach.
A look at mold design and building for investment casting.
Creating Constructive Change: Human Resources.