Technology Tuesday: Hot Runners
In honor of this year’s supplement issue, this week’s Technology Tuesday blog features recent hot runner products.
This year, MoldMaking Technology is providing special coverage of hot runner technology in its October 2017 Hot Runner Supplement Issue. Check out some of the latest hot runner products to supplement your supplement reading!
Haven’t Seen MMT’s Coverage on Hot Runners? Get It Here.
From the Editors: Being Proactive about Hot Runner Maintenance
Feature: Breaking Down Hot Runner Maintenance
Haven’t Seen MMT’s Magazine for October 2017? Get It Here.
Some of what you can find in the October issue:
From the Editor: Honoring Excellence in Mold Manufacturing
Feature: Choosing Between FSS and Fiber Laser Systems
To achieve the ultimate capability and level of productivity from your wire EDM on a consistent, repeatable and reliable basis, regular maintenance is a required task.
Correct alignment lock selection will reduce maintenance costs, molding downtime and increase part quality over the mold’s entire life.
Both copper and graphite provide approximately the same end result, so it is important for a shop to consider the advantages and disadvantages of each material in order to discover what would work best in their shopfloor environment.