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Published: 2/11/2019

Mold Building Stats Improve Performance

Mold manufacturing is a numbers game rooted in measurement and data tracking to continuously improve.

Published: 1/28/2019

Transitioning from CAD to CAM Pays Off

Like the majority of moldmakers, this shop generates revenue not by selling a 3D file of a mold as an engineering service, but by delivering the final physical mold. Investing in CAM software has helped the team to design short-run tools, which keep...

Published: 1/22/2019

Five-Axis Machining and Industry 4.0 Mold Shop Challenges

Harbour Results conducted an industry roundtable to better understand how the tool and die market views today’s machining technologies as well as the what the future holds for the industry.

Published: 1/15/2019

Simulation Tools Minimize or Eliminate Delays Caused by Reworked Molds

Mold builders can improve product performance, manufacturing throughput and cost savings with simulation optimization tools.

Published: 12/31/2018

Top 10 Blogs from 2018, Part Two

A slideshow of the most-viewed blog posts in 2018 from MoldMaking Technology Senior Editor Cynthia Kustush.

Published: 12/27/2018

The Most Viewed Products of 2018

MoldMaking Technology wraps up the year by showcasing the most-viewed products of 2018.

Published: 12/5/2018

Process and Measurement Data Aid Intelligent Moldmaking

Collecting and using measurement data ensures that mold components can meet customer specifications and reduces scrap and rework.

Published: 11/30/2018

How Will Industry 4.0 Impact Mold Maintenance?

Many toolrooms want to replace manual entries with electronic data when creating maintenance work orders and providing past historical issues, corrective actions and the effectiveness level of resolutions, but technicians require more information th...

Published: 11/16/2018

VIDEO: What Does Connected Design and Manufacturing Actually Mean?

MoldMaking Technology Editorial Director Christina Fuges chats with Jamie Sciturro, Technical Solution Executive for Autodesk about connected design and manufacturing, what it means to the OEM, molder and mold builder, how it is disrupting tradition...

Published: 11/15/2018

Ten Tips for Effective Design-for-Manufacturing Analysis

MoldMaking Technology editorial advisory board member Andrew Garstkiewicz of GE Appliances, a Haier Co., offers sage advice on DFM analysis.

SmartCAM features New Mill/Turn Sub-Spindle and B-axis Support, Morph Pattern Roughing.