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
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While both hot runner and cold runner systems have their benefits, for design flexibility as well as reduced cycle times and costs, hot runner systems will probably be the better choice.