Blog

Putting 3D Printing to Work

Micro Mold and Plastikos together have invested more than $400,000 in technologies and processes related to 3D printing and reverse engineering over the last three years.

Hot Runners / Mold Components

Baffle Blades in Plastic Injection Molds

Turbulent-flow plastic baffles eliminate blow-by, significantly improving cooling and cycle times.
Article

It Pays to Take a Close Look at Your Hot Runner Warranty

As innovative companies push hot runner technology forward, a solid warranty can provide the insurance you need to switch to a better hot runner supplier.
Moldmaking Technology February 2019

MoldMaking Technology Magazine
February Issue

This month in MMT

Additive Manufacturing

Integrating the Power of AM into Injection Molding

The unique capabilities of metal 3D printing technology can complement moldmaking if the investment is justified.

Inspection/Measurement

Inspection/Measurement Software Helps Hyatt Die Cast and Engineering Reduce Costs While Increasing Efficiency and Quality

Hyatt Die Cast and Engineering Reduces Manufacturing Costs While Increasing Efficiency and Quality with Integrated Inspection/Measurement Software.

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.