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Plug-And-Play Mold Monitoring Provides Transparent, Efficient Processes

A plug-and-play mold monitoring device, which takes intelligence into the tool without the complexity often associated with Industry 4.0, helps mold owners who continue to struggle with monitoring their molds.  

MMT Chat: The Science of Moldmaking, Part 2

MoldMaking Technology Editorial Director Christina Fuges chats with Don Smith, North American Senior Tooling Engineer for Scholle IPN in Northlake, Illinois about lean manufacturing, teaching mold design and our future generation of mold engineers.
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MMT Chat: The Science of Moldmaking, Part 1

MoldMaking Technology Editorial Director Christina Fuges chats with Don Smith, North American Senior Tooling Engineer for Scholle IPN in Northlake, Illinois about the future and science of moldmaking.

How to Improve Tooling Supply Chain Transparency

An automated tooling supply chain management system will maximize efficiency, minimize risk and improve tooling supply chain transparency.
#tips #leadership

How to Design High-Efficiency Capabilities into an Injection Mold/Molding System

Mold builders can boost profits and part quality with expert analysis and optimization techniques.
#tips #analysis

2020 Sourcing & Technology Guide: Software

MoldMaking Technology’s annual Technology Review and Sourcing Guide is a comprehensive guide for researching today’s technology, equipment, products and services with 11 sections, including Software.
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VIDEO: 2020 Leadtime Leader Winner Shares Business Strategies with CNC Machine Shops

Emily Probst, Senior Editor with Modern Machine Shop reached out to me to chat about our 2020 Leadtime Leader Winner Precise Tooling Solutions to learn about key business aspects of this winning specialty manufacturer to share with her CNC machine shop readers.
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Global Mold Management Program Provides Total Control Over Mold Assets

Coast Systems announces its Global Mold Management offering, which combines powerful maintenance management software with expert mold management advice to help manufacturers gain total control over the integrity, reliability and whereabouts of their physical mold assets.

Takeaways from Panel on Impact of Coronavirus on Manufacturing

The entire world is on edge with the Coronavirus pandemic. It’s a fluid situation full of uncertainty, including what the impact is and will be on the manufacturing industry. Here are a few insights from a recent webinar on the topic.

How to Better Manage the Request for Quote Process

The key to streamlining the request-for-quote process boils down to more information about part size, shape, critical geometry and surfaces, quantity, duration, resin type, and post-molding requirements.

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VIDEO: What Does Connected Design and Manufacturing Actually Mean?

MoldMaking Technology Editorial Director Christina Fuges chats with Jamie Sciturro, Technical Solution Executive for Autodesk about connected design and manufacturing, what it means to the OEM, molder and mold builder, how it is disrupting traditional manufacturing and future advancements.

Accurate Additive Manufacturing Requires Machine Simulation

Machine simulation can help to provide a clear picture of the additive manufacturing process from the first to the last step.

Software Technology Is More Versatile, Efficient and Simplified

Software suppliers are working diligently to provide moldmakers with relevant but easy-to-use solutions that speed processes and lower costs.

Global Shop Solutions Offers Free White Paper on ERP

Global Shop Solutions’ core values are to love, serve, and care for its customers.
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How to Size Up the Cybersecurity Threat and Build the Right Strategy

Small- to medium-sized businesses are easy targets for cybercrimes. Here is some advice about how to protect your business.

Parametric Data Provides Faster Injection Mold Design

To be able to design molds in as effective and time-saving manner as possible, HASCO America Inc. and Radtke design office teamed up for the provision of native, parameterized data.

How to Pre-Estimate Tooling Costs

The right costing software can help to improve mold quoting and production.

App Provides Product Information and Holemaking Solutions

Allied Machine & Engineering, a global manufacturer of holemaking and finishing cutting tools, releases their free mobile app, Solution Hub.

Tech Trends: Software Selections

Take a glance at latest software releases and product updates from MoldMaking Technology suppliers, such as SURFCAM from Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence’s Production Software, Siemens Digital Industries Software and Kubotek3D.