AMBA Supplier Nights Coming in April

The Chicago and West Michigan chapters of the American Mold Builders Association (AMBA) will host supplier night fundraisers in April to support workforce development projects.
Case Study

Shrink-Fit System Helps Moldmaker Boost CNC Accuracy, Productivity and Tool Life

Fine tuning a CNC machine for maximum speed and having the ability to run lights-out machining means controlling a wide variety of elements like tool holding. The inherent benefit of shrink-fit technology, as compared to other tool holding options, is that it virtually eliminates the toolholder as a variable for error. 

Business Strategies

Cutting-Edge Mold Technologies Boost Customers’ Results

This moldmaker strives to offer customers value-added mold technologies and help add to their bottom line.

MoldMaking Technology Magazine
March Issue

This month in MMT

Additive Manufacturing

Democratizing 3D Printing of Injection Molds

Full-service design and mold delivery, moldmaking materials and a low-cost, high-precision printer minimize the technical risk of 3D-printed mold tryout.

Mold Materials

Performance and Price Drive Developments in Mold Materials

Mold material suppliers are working to develop new, improved mold-material grades that will deliver on customers’ need for machinability, toughness, thermal conductivity and price.
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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.