DME - Milacron

29111 Stephenson Hwy.
Madison Heights, MI 48071 US


A Message from DME - Milacron

Company Profile

DME was founded to help streamline the manufacture of plastic injection molds.

Let DME show you why its worldwide customers consider us to be an essential resource

Stellar Hot Runner SystemThe proven DME Stellar Hot Runner System brings high performance, exacting precision and flexible, cost-effective modular construction to very small part molding.

Metric Pins, Sleeves and Blades

DME’s Custom Pins, Sleeves and Blades offer a solution for challenging new applications that require something special.

VectorForm® Lifter System

The VectorForm® Lifter System will accommodate angles of 30° or more.

As Seen In MoldMaking Technology

NPE2018 in Orlando, Florida

NPE2018 Video Recap: Exhilaration, Innovation and Inspiration
MoldMaking Technology’s editorial team recaps some highlights from the show floor at NPE2018, including a technology slideshow, seven podcasts recorded live from the event and a video.

Conformal Cooling Products Maximize Efficiency
DME says its TruCool product and services line provides greater overall cooling coverage with even distribution while maintaining a consistent temperature and reducing cycle times by as much as 60 percent.

Hasco stack-mold with standard components.

Standardization Solutions Drive Mold Component Innovations
Mold component suppliers continue to standardize products that speed mold building while also developing technology that addresses design, cooling, release and other challenges.

Conformal Cooling Technology Maximizes Cooling Efficiency
DME says that the TruCool Conformal Cooling line provides greater overall cooling coverage with even distribution while maintaining a targeted, consistent temperature and reducing cycle times by as much as 60 percent.


Technology Tuesday: Hot-Runner Maintenance
Cruise through this week’s Technology Tuesday slideshow to see articles and products on hot-runner maintenance.

Summary of Mexico plastics industry information

Statistics Uphold Mexico’s Importance in Plastics Industry
Did you know that Mexico is the world’s second largest importer of molds and tools?

A 64-cavity cap mold built by Fairway Injection Molds in Walnut, California.

Mexico: Manufacturing Mecca to the South
A mold-building perspective on Mexico’s manufacturing opportunities, trends and challenges.

Alliance laser machines

Amerimold 2017: Multitudes of Metalworking Materials and Machines
Amerimold proved once again that it is THE event for moldmaking.

PowerMill CAM

SLIDESHOW: The Final Countdown to Amerimold
It’s Amerimold Eve! Our exhibitors are assembling and putting final touches on their booth displays today and there are so many new companies – plus familiar companies who have something new to show attendees. Amerimold 2017 is not to be missed.

injection molding

Technology Tuesday: Hot Runners and Mold Components
This week’s Tech Tuesday blog brings readers a review of several products announced during the last few weeks, namely hot runner and mold componentry.

DME TruCool conformal cooling

Components Feature 3D-Printed Conformal Cooling
Developed in partnership with Linear AMS (a Moog company), TruCool solutions from Milacron’s DME brand are highly complex mold cavities, cores and components with conformal cooling channels produced using direct metal laser melting.

Milacron's DME Announces Partnership with Linear AMS for Conformal Cooling Solution
Milacron’s DME Product Brand Announces Partnership with 3D Additive Leader Linear AMS to Provide Revolutionary Conformal Cooling Solutions under its New TruCool® Product Line

Milacron to Consolidate DME's North American Mold Base Operations
On Friday, Milacron informed the employees at the DME Youngwood, Pennsylvania, mold base manufacturing facility that all operations will be moving to DME’s facility in Greenville, Michigan, late this summer.

okuma machine

Technology Showcase: Case Studies, Part 2
For the many differences between moldmaking companies that I’ve observed, there are just as many similarities, and by that I mean challenges shared. You may find some solutions here.

Building a Better Tool
Collaboration was key to building a mold that would drastically cut cycle time.

Throwback Thursday: Best Practices for Surface Finishing
Surface finishing is as critical an aspect of building a mold as the design, so a review of some best practices is always a good idea.


Quickly Getting to the Root of the Problem
Diagnostic device helps molders simply check hot runner cables to ensure connectivity.

DME MoldXChecker

Simplified Multimeter Speeds Hot Half Testing
DME’s MoldXChecker is designed test the hot half of a mold faster and more reliably than the traditional method of multimeter testing, which requires touching each terminal.

DME ProWeld micro-welding system

Micro-Welding System Repairs Small Areas of Molds
DME’s ProWeld micro-welding system is well-suited for repairing very small areas of molds without the need for other types of welding such as argon, laser and TIG.


Mold Maker, Designer Recognized at Amerimold
SPE presented its moldmaker and mold designer of the year awards to Harry Raimondi of Bales Metal Surface Solutions (Downer’s Grove, Illinois) and Chris Hanes of Micro Mold Company Inc. and Plastikos Inc. (Erie, Pennsylvania).

Product Categories of DME - Milacron

Air and Hydraulic Cylinders
Air Grinders
Aluminum Alloys
Cooling Systems
Core Pins
Cutting Fluids
Cutting Tools
Date Inserts
Die Cast Dies
Ejector Pins, or "Knock-out Pins"
End Mills
Grinding Wheels
Heat Transfer Fluids
Heating Equipment
Hot Halves
Hot Runner Manifolds
Injection Molds
Interlocks, or Taperlocks
Internal Mold Cooling Products
Isolation Pads
Leader Pins
Locating Rings
Machining Services
Manual Cleaning Equipment
Mold Bases and Frames
Mold Cleaning Services
Mold Dehumidification Systems
Mold Finishing Systems
Mold Flow and Simulation Services
Mold Insulation
Mold Maintenance & Repair Services
Mold Sprays, Grease, Lubricants & Releases
Mold Transporters
Mold Wiring
Mounted Points
Part & Tooling Production Services—Additive Manufacturing
Polishing Equipment
Power and Thermocouple Cables
Precision Hand Tools
Pressure Controls, Sensors, Monitors
Process Controllers
Pry Bars
Quick Mold Change Systems
Replacement Parts
Rust Preventatives
Safety Equipment
Setup Cart
Side Actions or Cam Actions
Socket Head Cap
Sprue Bushings
Stainless Steel
Stop Pins
Storage Equipment/Services
Straight Locks
Support Pillars
Switches or Indicators
Temperature Controls, Monitors, Sensors
Thermal Hot Tip Nozzles
Thermal Pin/Heat Pipes
Tool Steel/Mold Steel
Ultrasonic Cleaning Equipment
Valve Gate Controllers
Valve Gate Sequencers
Wear Plates