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Interview with Paragon Die & Engineering

“It’s people that make the difference,” is written on the wall in the conference room where we sit for an MMT/Manufacturing Alliance Podcast with Greg Eidenberger of Paragon D&E.

Mold Components

Reaching the Next Level of Efficient Machining

Clamping devices can help to achieve fast and efficient mold plate and cavity/core insert changes during machining.

Cutting Tools

Creating a Balanced Cut

Decrease machine downtime and increase productivity with the right gundrilling tool.

MoldMaking Technology Magazine
January Issue

This month in MMT

Machining

Heidenhain TNC Controls Streamline Mold Manufacturing and Global Connectivity

Five-axis machines with the right controls are a key part of a connected system that yields better, faster work.

Mold Materials

How to Avoid Tool Steel Corrosion

A mold builder should consider corrosion resistance, hardness, machinability, processing, polishability, operational environment and wear resistance during tool steel selection.

MMT Is Always Looking for our Next Leadtime Leader Award Winner

It’s about what you do with what you have.

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.