HASCO America, Inc.

270 Rutledge Rd. Unit B
Fletcher, NC 28732 US

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Company Profile

  HASCO creates clarity For more than 90 years, HASCO has been supporting its customers' success with agility, innovative strength, simplicity and performance.

HASCO - Enabling with System

NEW: HASCO CoolCross Z99/… The new CoolCross Z99/… opens up a range of completely new possibilities for the user when it comes to designing cooling systems for injection molds.

Stack mold components, standard gear box and rack unit.

Stack molds are a technically and economically advantageous alternative to bigger machines and molds.

New Software Availability HASCO and TopSolid 7

HASCO TopSolid Library The standard mould unit supplier HASCO and the Missler Software company are offering easy-to-use design software for tool and mould-making.

As Seen In MoldMaking Technology

Example of servo-controlled valve gate hot runner system from HRS Flow.

Hot Runner Technologies Aim to Simplify Moldmakers’ Approaches
Hot runner suppliers are developing solutions that remove complexities from the way that moldmakers and molders design, control and maintain their processes.

Hasco Z410 ejector pin

Cylindrical Head Surface on Ejector Pin Enables Secure Mold Mounting Position
Hasco Z410 ejector pins enable precise centering of individually contoured ejector or core pins.

Apprentice learning to polish an injection mold.

2017: Gone but Not Forgotten
I wish to thank everyone I’ve worked with to write features that have appeared each month in MMT. Plus, a look at a series of features about one of my favorite topics: Workforce development.

MMT cover from January 2017

Technology Tuesday: 2017 in Review
Time flies! 2017 is already coming to a close. Cruise through this final 2017 Technology Tuesday blog to see the year in review.

Standard hot runner manifold from Hasco America Inc.

TBT: Setting A Standard in Hot Runner Design
Keeping hot runner system costs down is key to efficient injection mold design.

Hot runner system

Collaborative Hot Runner Design to Improve Mold Performance
Improving injection mold performance requires understanding hot runner needs and options.

Hasco flat ejectors

Flat Ejectors Have Tight Dimensional Tolerances for Flash-Free Production
Flat ejectors Z4656 and Z4655 from Hasco have either two or four corner radii over the full length of the ejector blade.

Shot Nozzle Eases Mounting and Removal from Molds
Hasco to display a variety of products and accessories at Fakuma 2017, including the latest in shot nozzles.

Hasco connecting couplings

Special Seals Give Cooling System Durable High-Temperature Stability
The Hasco HT cooling system uses connecting couplings with a shut-off valve to resist higher temperatures.

Arburg Hybrid Allrounder 1120 H

Technology Tuesday: Products Featured at Fakuma 2017
More than 1700 exhibitors will showcase products at the 25th anniversary of Fakuma, an international trade show for industrial plastics processing. This slideshow highlights some of the products that will be on display.

Students in Intro to Product Development class at University of California, Berkeley

Supplier-Based Training Programs Fuel Mold Industry Needs
Moldmaking industry supplier companies establish workforce development programs to increase the flow of new talent for themselves and for the industry. 

mold design tools

SLIDESHOW: Technology Tuesday, From 3D Printing to Mold Cleaning
MMT offers technical content in a variety of formats, including webinars. Here is a quick overview of some archived webinars that cover mold engineering, building and maintenance.

Moldflow plastic injection molding simulation

Amerimold 2017: Plastics Exhibitors Promoted Products, Too
Amerimold had it all this year—or should I say it had MORE than ever before. While metalworking tools, materials and systems reigned supreme, the plastics side of the equation was also well represented.

Alliance laser machines

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

Hasco Z14 self-lubricating guide bushing

Modular Nozzle Design Suits Variety of Applications
In addition to the new Z14 self-lubricating guide bushing, Z1897 smart lock and H1248 hot runner controller, Hasco will debut its H6000 hot runner nozzle, which offers compact mounting dimensions, optimum temperature control and ease of servicing.

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.

Hasco 711 guide bush

Shoulderless Guide Bush Can be Axially Secured
Hasco’s Z11 guide bush has no shoulder, making is suitable for use when there is no supplementary mold plate for axially securing the bush or if the plate in which the bush sits makes an additional demolding movement, as in the case of molds with stripper plates, for example.

Hasco Z190 guide jaw

Flat Guide Jaw Boosts Process Reliability
Used in combination with the Z18 guide block, Hasco’s Z190 guide jaw is designed to precisely guide and center tools, resulting in high reliability in injection molding processes.

Hasco SEED

Planting the "Seed"
Last week I shared my observations during a facility tour of mold component supplier Hasco at the K show. One highlight was its Learning Center SEED apprenticeship program, so I wanted to dig a little deeper with the instructor and three apprentices to share how the program works.

Hasco

SLIDEHOW: Process Automation and Planning Strategies
I sometimes forget that many technology suppliers to the moldmaking industry are also manufacturers that use many of the same products and equipment that you do, while facing similar challenges. For example, last month during the K Show in Germany I had the opportunity to visit Hasco’s corporate headquarters in Ludenscheid.

Product Categories of HASCO America, Inc.

Bushings
Cooling Systems
Core Pins
Date Inserts
Gate Inserts
Gears
Guides
Hot Halves
Hot Runner Manifolds
Hydraulic Valve Gate Nozzles
Interlocks, or Taperlocks
Internal Mold Cooling Products
Leader Pins
Lifters
Locating Rings
Mold Bases and Frames
Mold Insulation
O-rings
Quick Mold Change Systems
Side Actions or Cam Actions
Slides
Socket Head Cap
Sprue Bushings
Stainless Steel
Stop Pins
Straight Locks
Support Pillars
Temperature Controls, Monitors, Sensors
Thermal Edge Gate Nozzles
Thermal Hot Tip Nozzles
Thermal Multi-Gate Nozzles
Tool Steel/Mold Steel
Wear Plates