COVID-19 may have prevented the MMT team from visiting our 2020 Leadtime Leader winner in person, but we still sat down with the team “virtually” to help share their story.
VIDEO: 2020 Leadtime Leader Award Winner: Precise Tooling Solutions Inc. — The Power of People and a Plan
The proof is in this winning shop’s three-pillared value proposition and three-phase growth plan that promotes empowers people while promoting quality product and profit.
Each year, the moldmaking industry recognizes excellence in mold manufacturing with MoldMaking Technology’s, Leadtime Leader Award. It’s not just about being the shop with the shortest delivery times. It’s about what you do with what you have. Meet this year’s winning shop!
Blue Wave Ultrasonic Inc. manufactures heavy duty ultrasonic cleaning systems for the mold and tooling industry. Their heavy duty equipment can tolerate the heavy cycle times and high temperatures needed to produce high-quality outputs for mold and tool shops.
Hybrid additive/subtractive machining produces highly accurate parts from metal powders that are melted and sintered using a laser while surfaces are precisely milled at high speeds.
A look at what true high speed and true high precision can produce, as well as what makes high-speed machining different from traditional milling.
As soon as coronavirus hit the states, I connected with shops across North America to gauge the mood and current impact on business levels. What struck me was not the insight they provided each time I checked in, but their readiness and willingness to help and their consistent look on the brighter side.
Cold Jet LLC showcases how they use dry ice (solid CO2) in their parts cleaning process.
Combining Injection Molding with 3D Printing Creates Freedom from Conventional Moldmaking Techniques
Rich Oles of Alba Enterprises and Carsten Jarfelt of Addifab discuss how free form injection molding provides freedom from conventional moldmaking methods.