Researchers propose a new approach to producing mold inserts with optical surface quality and no degradation using electroforming, thermal spray, and selective laser melting.
DME is providing customers with mold inserts for date, part and resin identification.
CUMSA USA continues to provide continuous reliability and quality with its stainless steel original daters and center insert components.
Sunnen Products Company offers a series of drill heads, inserts and pads that are directly interchangeable with Sandvik deep-hole drilling tools.
Seco Tool introduces its double square shoulder cutter design and inserts for more cost-effective and sustainable production.
Thinbit, manufactured by Kaiser Tool Company Inc., introduces a toolholder option that takes advantage of the full line of inserts for grooving, threading, face grooving and custom applications.
PCS Company, together with iD Additives, announces the environmentally friendly Eco-Pro 360 Descaler Cart and Solution.
The largest high-pressure die cast tool builder in North America is 3D printing die inserts and water jackets for major automakers. It’s a tough sell, but one company is succeeding — and it’s just getting started.
Senior Editor, Additive Manufacturing Media
Big Kaiser Precision Tooling is adding more than 30 pressed-geometry carbide inserts for its tools.
Tungaloy expands its TungThread line of indexable threading tools to include 11ER external threading inserts as well as 8 by 8 mm and 10 by 10 mm square shank holders to accommodate the new inserts.
It is one thing to understand additive technology, but it is another to know when to invest, who to partner with and how to sell its value.
Hasco adds multiple shut-off couplings and nipples to its range especially for high-temperature applications.
CUMSA USA has officially announced the launch of its new e-commerce site, www.cumsausa.shop, as of September 30, 2019.
Additive manufacturing allows cooling channels within mold tooling inserts to follow the form of the tool rather than being straight drilled holes. Here’s why this matters.
Three ways that additive tooling is moving past conformal cooling to bring speed and efficiency to the overall tooling process.
YG-1’s SV-point spade drill inserts provide longer tool life at higher spindle speeds and feeds.
Partnership is the key to developing advanced process parameters for producing robust H13 tooling using laser sintering process.
As an early adopter of laser sintering technology, NyproMold uses a very focused, two-step strategy for evaluating when it makes sense to use it.
Custom Mold & Design Expands Services with purchase of a Matsuura Lumex Avance-25 metal laser sintering, hybrid milling machine.
Matsuura Machinery USA, Inc. will exhibit the Lumex Avance-25 metal laser sintering hybrid milling machine at Amerimold.
EVCO Plastics has been offering DMLS conformal-cooled inserts for years and like many shops today, they outsource this work to mold builders who have expertise in DMLS.
Lester Jones, VP of Custom Mold & Design discusses the shop's use of its Matsuura Lumex Avance-25 hybrid AM machine for creating conformal-cooled inserts with MoldMaking Technology Editorial Director Christina Fuges.
Christina M. Fuges
Editorial Director, MoldMaking Technology
PCS Company’s angle pin inserts reduce setup time by allowing the moldmaker to machine while doing other flat work.
Direct metal laser sintering H13 material plays a big role in how this company has differentiated itself from the competition.
Hasco’s new couplings have an automatic safety lock.
Diffusion bonding for manifold manufacturing offers design freedom for optimizing hot runner melt distribution, reducing color change-over time, cavity-to-cavity weight variation, peak injection pressures, melt degradation, and resin flow stress.
Seco Tools’ new, larger LP09 inserts combine higher insert corner strength with dual cutting edges to speed face milling.
Meusburger says that its stamps have a latch function that fixes the arrow insert into defined positions and guarantees that the arrow remains in a fixed position.