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MMT ZONE: Automation

TRIM parts Early Collaboration, Part Design Involvement Key to Global Growth in Packaging

This mold manufacturer has achieved success by partnering with manufacturers in the packaging and closure markets on innovative plastic part designs—not simply providing a mold quote.

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The Digital Office: Improving Efficiency and Productivity in Your Back Office

Simple and affordable document management solutions that can have a powerful impact on your shop’s bottom line.

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MOST RECENT CONTENT: Automation

Excellence Exemplified
MoldMaking Technology

Get up close and personal with our 2014 Leadtime Leader winner and honorable mention.

Transitioning from Standard Moldmaking to a Mold Manufacturing Process
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The three drivers, according to Rexam Mold Manufacturing, to making the move from traditional moldmaking to mold manufacturing are speed, consistency and cost. This and other automation and robotics applications and solutions will be featured and discussed during an upcoming TMA Supplier Network event. This video gives a sneak peek.

Using Software to Support Your Automation Agenda
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As shops look to streamline processes and increase productivity, automation is among the highest priorities. Software is one tool that can be easily implemented to help meet those goals.

From Craft to Science
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For this shop, efforts to adapt to technology that reduces the need for human labor have driven a fundamental and ongoing shift to a more standardized manufacturing process.

Building a Mold in Fewer Setups
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Current machine tool technology can reduce complex elements of moldmaking while increasing mold quality and accuracy.

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OVERVIEW:
Automation

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Integrating automation technologies and strategies is key for improving overall mold manufacturing operations. Challenges and solutions for achieving a level of lights-out machining/ unattended operations are met via the use of a variety of automation options including, robots, work cells, tool management and software.


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New Products

Milling/EDM/Laser/Automation Solutions
Agie Charmilles 9/2/2013
Automation Robots
System 3R USA Inc. 3/6/2013
Industrial Robot Controller
DENSO Robotics 3/4/2013
Pallet System
Yama Seiki USA, Inc. 2/25/2013
Robotics Integration
Siemens PLM Software 11/6/2012
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