WEBINAR: The Key to Digital Tooling Is Ceramic Fiber Reinforcement

If you do low-volume prototyping then this ceramic fiber-reinforced 3D-printed tooling option could be worth a look ... or listen. Check out this free webinar that presents best-use applications, part and mold design considerations and key lessons learned. 
Sponsored Content

Multiple Pathways to 5-Axis Machining of Molds and Dies

Five-axis machining can dramatically improve the quality of a mold as was well as reduce the time required to machine it. What level of five-axis technology best fits your shop? Here are some options.

Business Strategies

A Holy Mission: Introducing Kids to the Trades

I encourage you to shout from the rooftops about what you do, so you don’t miss an opportunity to open the door for someone to enter the trades.

MoldMaking Technology February 2020

MoldMaking Technology Magazine
February Issue

MoldMaking Technology February 2020

This month in MMT

Additive Manufacturing / Hot Runners

Additive Tooling Goes Beyond Conformally Cooled Inserts to Simplify the Mold Build Process

Three ways that additive tooling is moving past conformal cooling to bring speed and efficiency to the overall tooling process.

Inspection/Measurement / Mold Maintenance and Repair

Expertise in Mold Repair and Revisions Makes Quality Mold Inc. A Valuable, Full-Service Resource

Quality Mold Inc. does everything in house including mold repair and refurbishment. Customers also benefit by a mold warranty, financing and guidance. 

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.