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SLIDESHOW: Technology Showcase, Mold Maintenance, Repair and Surface Treatment
MoldMaking Technology

A gentleman who managed a major medical molding corporation once told me that mold maintenance is a crucial, but often overlooked, aspect of optimizing mold performance.

TBT: When is Ultrasonic Polishing Equipment Justified?
MoldMaking Technology

Today we’re starting a new blog “series” we’re calling Throw-Back Thursday (TBT) in which we’ll be reintroducing readers to content from our magazine that we feel still has relevance and value, even if the articles were written several years ago.

2016 Digital "Technology Review and Sourcing Guide" Available
MoldMaking Technology

If it's time to upgrade old equipment, try an alternative process, invest in a new strategy or just shop around, MoldMaking Technology’s annual Technology Review and Sourcing Guide is the perfect companion to your decision-making process.

SLIDESHOW: From Machining and Cutting Tools to Surface Treatment and Repair, Amerimold Exhibitors Aim to Impress
MoldMaking Technology

With a record number of exhibitors at Amerimold 2016, supplier companies from all aspects of the moldmaking industry brought their A-games. We'd like to show you a few highlights!

Watching for Wear
MoldMaking Technology

Considering how coatings wear over time extends the options for mold surface finishes beyond hard chrome and electroless nickel.

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OVERVIEW:
Surface Treatment

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Proper treatment of the mold’s surface is key to its quality, corrosion-resistance, wear, tool life, etc. Some of the processes used to treat molds include polishing, heat treatment, plating, coating, texturing and engraving.
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