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A Message from SelfLube

SelfLube Increases Manufacturing Capacity

SelfLube is pleased to announce that it has taken delivery of new CNC equipment, which will be used to increase machining and turning capacity in its Coopersville, Michigan manufacturing plant.

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Mold components offered by SelfLube

Mold Components Supplier Offers Customs and Over 10,000 Standard Part Numbers
SelfLube offers a broad range of components that support the mold manufacturing industry.

Amerimold 2019 Product Showcase, Part 11
Plan ahead for Amerimold 2019 with a sneak peek of some highlighted products from the show’s extensive list of exhibitors!

2018 Technology Review and Sourcing Guide: Mold Components
MoldMaking Technology’s annual Technology Review and Sourcing Guide is an accurate, comprehensive, easy-to-read and easy-to-use use guide for researching today’s technology, equipment, products and services. The year’s latest moldmaking product developments within mold engineering/design, build and maintenance/repair are broken down into 10 sections, including mold components.

Trunnion Lifter Slides Cut Build Times and Cost
Lifter slides come in inch and metric and are available with or without self-lubricating graphite.

AMBA Chicago Supplier Night 2018

Successful Supplier Nights Help "Mold" Careers
The Chicago Chapter of the American Mold Builders Association (AMBA) recently hosted its fourth successful supplier night fundraiser that continues to provide much-needed support for promoting careers in moldmaking.

Technology Tuesday – Amerimold 2017 Preview
Amerimold 2017 is only six weeks away, and it’s shaping up to be our largest Expo just for the moldmaking industry yet. Here's a preview of a few products and services you can expect to see there.

Bronze, Steel Wear Strips Can Be Customized
SelfLube will showcase its bronze and steel wear strips, which can be ordered to specification with customized shapes, sizes, cut-outs, pockets, hole patterns, chamfers and more.

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Understanding Self-Lubricating Components
Recognizing that they are essentially conventional components with lubricant added in the form of graphite will help the molder realize their significant benefits.

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Technology Showcase: Mold Components and Surface Treatment
Today’s Technology Showcase features products you may have missed in recent issues.

HEM Miniature Hydraulics

Technology Showcase, Hot Runners and Mold Components
Take a look at this week's slideshow to see products that make building and/or maintaining molds more efficient and cost-effective.

Million Milestone
SelfLube, a high-mix/low-volume repetitive manufacturer of wear plates, bushings, gibs, gib assemblies, lifter slides, side locks, blocks and pins, just announced the making of its 1,000,000th wear plate/wear strip.

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Slideshow: Amerimold 2016 Preview
This annual tradeshow and technical conference addresses the business development, best practices and networking interests of the plastic injection mold manufacturing industry. Here's a small sampling of what attendees will see this year.

SelfLube wear strips

Mold Component Maker Expands Customization Capabilities
SelfLube has expanded its customization capability for bronze and steel wear strips, allowing customers to specify custom sizes, shapes, holes and hole patterns, chamfers, pockets, and cutouts.

SelfLube Celebrates 25 Years of Getting Better
SelfLube has come a long way since it first opened its doors, and this year it celebrates 25 years of successful business.

SelfLube Expansion Continues
The new facility in Coopersville, MI is expected to be ready in time for company’s 25th anniversary in October.

SelfLube Expands Facility
The mold and die components manufacturer is adding 13,000 square feet to accommodate new machinery and staff.

Trunnion Lifter Slides Conform to Variety of Rod Angles
SelfLube will feature its line of trunnion lifter slides, which are designed to automatically conform to virtually any lifter-rod angle, reducing machining and build time.

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Slideshow: Amerimold 2015 Preview
Considered THE event for mold manufacturing, Amerimold covers many facets of the industry, from its exhibits to its technical conference. Here's a small sampling of what will be highlighted for attendees.

Trunnion Lifter Slides Cut Machining, Build Times
SelfLube’s booth at NPE2015 featured the company’s line of trunnion lifter slides, designed to conform to virtually any lifter-rod angle and thereby reduce machining and build time.

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Variety of Mold Components on Display
SelfLube, amerimold 2014 Booth 316

Product Categories of SelfLube

Core Pins
Ejector Pins, or "Knock-out Pins"
Leader Pins
Sprue Bushings
Straight Locks
Wear Plates