Slide Products, Inc.

430 Wheeling Rd.
PO Box 156
Wheeling, IL 60090 US

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As Seen In MoldMaking Technology

Slide Products Service Reduces Hazardous Waste Disposal Costs
Slide Products’ new Slide Hazardous Aerosol Return Program (SHARP) aims to help molders eliminate the cost and hassle of disposing of Slide aerosols themselves, saving them time and money.

Mold Cleaner Complies with Air Quality Regulations in the Workplace
Slide Products, Inc. introduces X-EMPT, a mold cleaner for plastics processors that complies with air quality regulations in the workplace.

Tech Trends: Maintain Your Molds
Here are some product from supplier companies Slide Products, Inc., Gesswein, Boride Engineered Abrasives and Cortec to help you maintain and treat the surfaces of your molds!

Anti-Seize Compound Helps Prevent Non-Similar Metals Fusing Together
Slide Products, Inc.’s aluminum anti-seize compound has increased performance, higher levels of temperature stability and protection for mold components.

Amerimold 2019 Product Showcase, Part 8
Plan ahead for Amerimold 2019 with a sneak peek of some highlighted products from the show’s extensive list of exhibitors!

Hawk Mold Hosts Two New England Product Showcases
Hawk Mold and Die Supply Inc. will host two 2019 New England Product Showcases.

Slide X-EMPT Mold Cleaner

Mold Cleaner Uses EPA VOC-Exempt Ingredients
Slide Products, Inc. showcases its X-empt mold cleaner, which uses all EPA VOC-exempt ingredients.

Mold-Tech Inc. polishing

Surface Treatments Protect Mold Finishes, Reduce Downtime and Part Failure
Surface treatment vendors are expanding their services to include more treatment options, advanced technologies and convenience.

Dry Ice Cleaning using Cold Jet system

Complex Molds Require Advanced Maintenance Strategies
As molds become more complex in design and function, the demand for advanced training and equipment for mold maintenance increases.

Steps for Properly Evaluating a Mold Release Product
Here are some essential steps to follow when selecting the right agent to help eliminate issues that slow down cycle time.

Cold Jet Combi 120H

2018 Technology Review and Sourcing Guide: Mold Maintenance, Repair & Surface Treatment
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 maintenance, repair & surface treatment.

Mold care products from Slide Products.

Slide Products Eliminates Chlorinated Solvents from Mold Care Line
Slide Products purged all of its chlorinated solvents from its mold care line, and it purged compounds for resins and processing applications.

hot runner with a QPC module

Technology Tuesday: the Latest Videos
Cruise through this week’s Technology Tuesday slideshow to see the latest video demonstrations of the latest technology and processes.

Moldmaking Hits Nebraska
Looking for an opportunity to see what’s new in products and technologies for mold building and molding? Then join MMT on October 3rd in Grand Island, Nebraska.

Moldmaking Hits the Northeast
Looking for local opportunities to see what's new in products and technologies for mold building and molding? Then mark your calendar for two events hitting the Northeast this fall, and MoldMaking Technology will be there to catch up on what's happening.

Best Practices for Mold Cleaning
Mold maintenance is a big part of the mold manufacturing process. So much so, it is part of MoldMaking Technology's tagline: Engineer, Build, Maintain. Toolrooms across the globe are faced with mold dilemnas that can often be avoided with a little TLC, namely proper mold cleaning. I came across some very useful mold cleaning tips that I'd like to share.

rags over lifters

In the Trenches: I Need a Crash Cart in Here
A look at what you may want to stock in your facility’s “crash cart” to respond appropriately to press emergencies.

Celebrating a Solution for a Sticky Situation
In MMT we focus a lot on surface treatment challenges and solutions, so this little tidbit caught my attention. Life changed 60 years ago for a man selling steel to mold builders when the need for "unsticking" plastic parts from molds revealed an opportunity for a new product--silicone oil in an aerosol can. This evolved into the first mold release – and foundation – of the new Percy Harms Corporation, predecessor of Slide Products, which celebrates its 60th anniversary in the injection molding industry this year.

tire mold texturing

Keeping Molds Running
Technology advancements encourage moldmakers to think about surface treatment, mold maintenance and repair issues earlier in the mold build process to obtain better mold performance and life.

mold cleaning

Choosing and Using The Right Mold Cleaners
Knowing the requirements of offline and online cleaners yields cleaner molds.

Product Categories of Slide Products, Inc.

Cleaners
Cutting Fluids
Mold Sprays, Grease, Lubricants & Releases
Rust Preventatives